Singer Tina Turner, whose soul classics and pop hits like The Best and What’s Love Got to Do With It made her a superstar, has died at the age of 83.
Turner had suffered a number of health issues in recent years including cancer, a stroke and kidney failure. She rose to fame alongside husband Ike in the 1960s with songs including Proud Mary and River Deep.
She divorced the abusive Ike in 1978, and went on to find even greater success in the 1980s. Dubbed the Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll, Tina Turner was famed for her raunchy and energetic stage performances and husky, powerful vocals.
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Her death was announced on her official Instagram page. “With her music and her boundless passion for life, she enchanted millions of fans around the world and inspired the stars of tomorrow.
he post said “Today we say goodbye to a dear friend who leaves us all her greatest work: her music.”
Turner won eight Grammy Grants and was drafted into the Wild ‘Lobby of Popularity in 2021 as an independent craftsman, having first been enlisted close by Ike Turner in 1991.
Upon her independent enlistment, the Lobby of Notoriety noticed how she had “extended the once-restricted thought of how an Individual of color could overcome a phase and be both a force to be reckoned with and a multi-layered being”.
Turner’s supervisor of 30 years, Roger Davies, said in an explanation that “Tina was a novel and noteworthy power of nature with her solidarity, mind boggling energy and enormous ability”.
“From the primary day I met her in 1980, she had confidence in herself totally when barely any others did around then… I will miss her profoundly,” he added.
American vocalist Gloria Gaynor, who likewise rose to acclaim during the 1960s, said Turner “made ready for such countless ladies in exciting music, high contrast”.
There were additionally accolades from Supermodel Naomi Campbell, Ball legend Sorcery Johnson and vocalists Kelly Rowland, Ciara and Blondie’s Debbie Harry.
On Instagram, The Drifters frontman Sir Mick Jagger said Turner was “motivating, warm, amusing and liberal” and aided him when he was youthful.
Tina’s life story spawned a 1993 biopic titled What’s Love Got To Do With It, which earned Angela Bassett an Oscar nomination for playing the star; and a hit stage musical – aptly titled Tina: The Musical. She was also the subject of HBO documentary Tina in 2021.
In an interview with Marie Claire South Africa in 2018, Turner said: “People think my life has been tough, but I think it’s been a wonderful journey. The older you get, the more you realise it’s not what happened, it’s how you deal with it.”