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La chanteuse américaine Tina Turner

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SWITZERLAND — Rock icon, dancer, actor, and all-around performer Tina Turner has died at the age of 83.

Turner died Wednesday at her home in Küsnacht, Switzerland after a “long illness.”  She fought many illnesses and health complications throughout her life.

Tina Turner en concert

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After becoming famous alongside her fellow performer – and eventual husband – Ike Turner, the multi-hyphenate maintained a successful solo career.  She released hits like “What’s Love Got to Do With It,” “The Best,” and “Proud Mary.”

Inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame alongside Ike Turner in 1991, and again as a solo artist in 2021, she also received numerous awards including Grammies, American Music Awards, and VMAs.

American Singer Tina Turner

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Turner was later honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1986.  She has also been the subject of films and documentaries, and her life inspired “TINA – The Tina Turner Musical” in 2018.

Learn more about the superstar’s life here.

Tina Turner en concert

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