Tina Turner, the Queen of Rock and Roll, died peacefully today at age 83 after a long illness in her home in Küsnacht near Zurich, Switzerland,” her family said in a statement shared to CNN. “With her, the world loses a music legend and a role model.”
Tina Turner Dead at 83
Those legs, that voice, the energy, the outfits.
The Queen is gone.
From Proud Mary to Simply The Best; a singer, a survivor, a star.
No one rocked it like Tina Turner. No one.
There’s not much we can say that hasn’t been said by more informed sources regarding her musical career. But should you want to learn more about her, in 2020, the first authorized pictorial autobiography for the trade by the legend was published by Rizzoli. The hardcover book contains iconic as well as never-before-seen candid photos, letters, and other personal items of The Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll, from her early career to today.
In 2021, two different documentaries about Tina Turner were released. Simply The Best and TINA. Both are available to stream. The first on Amazon Prime, the other, TINA, can be seen here on MAX.