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Farewell to the Queen of Rock, Tina Turner



Tina Turner, Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll and Long Hair; The singer, songwriter, actor and dancer died on Wednesday, May 24 at the age of 83 at his home in Zurich, Switzerland. In 2017, the artist received a kidney transplant from her second husband, Erwin Bach, who accompanied her to the end. However, his death would be colon cancer, according to some unofficial media.

The artist, who was a Swiss American citizen, died just five months after her son Ronnie Turner passed away on December 8 at the age of 62.

“It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Tina Turner. With his music and boundless passion for life, he captured millions of fans around the world and inspired the stars of tomorrow. Today we say goodbye to a dear friend who left us his greatest work: his music. All our sincere sympathy goes out to his family. Tina, I will miss you so much, my dear,” wrote her spokesperson Peter Lindbergh on Instagram.

The singer was born on November 26, 1939 in Brownsville, Tennessee. He was of African and Native American descent. Her name was Anna Mae Bullock, but she was known to the world as Tina Turner, a surname she inherited from her discoverer, the musician Ike Turner, who was her husband from 1962 to 1978 and who died in 2007.

Throughout her life, Tina overcame great challenges and became a music legend thanks to her mesmerizing deep voice and immense presence. His career began in the 1950s when he joined Ike’s band as a backup singer, but it wasn’t long before his talent led him to become a center stage star.

Turner died at his palace in Kusnacht in Zurich, Switzerland.

Turner died at his palace in Kusnacht in Zurich, Switzerland.

In the 1970s, a major change occurred, as after years of abuse and domestic violence, she made the decision to leave her husband. She was remarried until 2013 to German Erwin Bach, a recording industry executive 16 years her junior, who was her husband for the rest of her life.

Tina has amassed many records, awards and films, but she shines mainly as a jazz, soul and rock icon, creating immortal hits such as “What’s Love Got To Do With It” (1984), “We Don’t Need Another”. Hero” (1985), “Foolish in Love” (1961), “It Will Go Well” (1961), “Bad Fool” (1963) or “Cosas de la vida” (1997) with Eros Ramazzotti.

The tragedy of his life.
After a difficult childhood and an even more difficult marriage, Tina’s life was not easy. In July 2018, she lost the first of her four children: Raymond Craig Turner, a real estate businessman who committed suicide in Studio City, Hollywood.

“My saddest moment as a mother… finally saying goodbye to my son, Craig Raymond Turner, joining family and friends to scatter his ashes on the California beach. He was 59 when he died so tragically, but he will always be my baby,” the veteran artist, who also released his son Ronnie last December, said at the time. He is survived by sons, musician Ike Turner Jr., 65, and Michael Turner, 64.

The star made music history with his deep voice and impressive personality.

The star made music history with his deep voice and impressive personality.

Source: Diario.Elmundo

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