Tina Turner -- nan iconic and adored vocalist known arsenic "The Queen of Rock 'n' Roll" -- has died ... TMZ has confirmed.
A connection from Tina's reps reads, "It is pinch awesome sadness that we denote nan passing of Tina Turner. With her euphony and her boundless passion for life, she enchanted millions of fans astir nan world and inspired nan stars of tomorrow. Today we opportunity goodbye to a beloved friend who leaves america each her top work: her music. All our heartfelt compassion goes retired to her family. Tina, we will miss you dearly."
Tina was calved successful Tennessee arsenic Anna Mae Bullock and raised successful nan mini municipality of Nutbush, but later moved to St. Louis ... wherever she frequented nan nightclubs and first encountered Ike Turner successful nan precocious '50s.
After proceeding her sing, Ike made her a featured vocalist successful his band, and successful 1960 she was introduced to nan world arsenic Tina Turner arsenic nan duo put retired their hit, "A Fool successful Love."
The 2 would spell connected to get joined successful 1962 and go a massively successful euphony enactment successful nan '60s and '70s pinch deed songs for illustration "It's Gonna Work Out Fine," River Deep - Mountain High," "Nutbush City Limits" and nan legendary, Grammy-winning "Proud Mary."
However, nan duo wouldn't last, and aft disbanding successful 1976 they divided successful 1978. Tina would uncover years later successful her autobiography that she was a unfortunate of home abuse."
Turner past launched 1 of nan top euphony comebacks ever arsenic a solo creator successful nan '80s, by first releasing nan deed "Let's Stay Together" followed by nan monolithic medium 'Private Dancer' ... which included tracks for illustration "What's Love Got to Do" and "I Can't Stand The Rain."
Tina won 8 Grammy Awards complete nan people of her career, including Record of nan Year for "What's Love Got to Do pinch It."
It was backmost successful 2019 erstwhile a Broadway Musical honoring her life debuted pinch Tina successful attendance ... of course, her fans went chaotic arsenic she near nan venue pinch a gigantic grin connected her face.