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Tina Turner


Tina Turner, the electrifying Queen of Rock 'n' Roll, passed away at the age of 83 on May 24th, 2023 after a long illness at her home in Kusnacht near Zurich, Switzerland. Born Anna Mae Bullock on November 26, 1939, in Nutbush, Tennessee, Tina Turner rose to fame in the 1960s as a member of the Ike and Tina Turner Revue, known for their energetic performances and hit songs such "Proud Mary" and "What's Love Got To Do With It". With her powerful, raspy voice and dynamic stage presence, Tina quickly became a force to be reckoned with in the music industry.

Throughout her career, Tina earned numerous accolades and awards, including 11 Grammy Awards and induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. She was also recognized for her humanitarian efforts, including a Kennedy Center Honor for her work in fighting child abuse.

While Tina may have left us, her legacy will continue to inspire generations to come. As fans reflect on her incredible life and career, they are reminded of her unwavering spirit and her unbridled passion for music. Her influence on music and popular culture is indelible, and she will be deeply missed. Rest in peace, Tina Turner.