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Two tragedies that marked Tina Turner’s later years



The artist’s later years were marked by the death of two of his four children. One died of cancer, the other committed suicide.

Tina Turner He died this Wednesday at the age of 83 after a long battle with the disease.

The news shocked the world, but just five months earlier, the singer had experienced one of the greatest pains of her life: the death of her second son.

actor Rooney Turner As a result of the relationship between the interpreter and her husband and artistic partner, Ike Turner, Passed away in December 2022 , 62 years old. The news was reported by the actor’s wife, Afida Turner.

“Rooney was a true angel with a big soul (…) I tried my best to the end but I couldn’t save you this time, I loved you for the last 17 years, This is very painful, I am very angry,” said the singer, who has two children.

A few months later the magazine people The interpreter reveals that he died from complications of metastatic colon cancer and atherosclerosis, “a heart disease that consists of the accumulation of fat, cholesterol and other substances in the arteries.” made it

The singer’s second child followed in her parents’ footsteps and tried her hand at acting in movies “What does love have to do with it?” A 90’s movie based on the true story of his mother.

Another big grief for Tina Turner

Rooney’s departure, in addition to the tragic death of Tina Turner’s eldest son, Craig Raymond Turner the outcome of the relationship with the saxophonist Raymond Hill .

In 2018, at the age of 59, Craig committed suicide in his California studio. Raymond Turner shot himself at 12:38 p.m., hours before his body was found, according to a report by the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office revealed by The Hollywood Reporter.

Craig rose to prominence in 2005 after she was abused by her ex-husband, Aiki Turner, who revealed that her son had been abused as a child.

“He always had a sad look on his face (…). One day, Ike was fighting with me and Craig knocked on the door and said, ‘Mom, are you okay? “Please don’t hit me at home and I don’t want my kids to hear it,” he revealed in an interview with Oprah Winfrey.

Craig had nothing to do with the art world and worked as a real estate agent in the San Fernando Valley (USA).

Source: Biobiochile

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