Tina Turner died on Could 24 after a protracted sickness. The undisputed Queen of Rock & Roll was 83 years outdated.
An official assertion was issued on Tina’s Instagram web page, paired with a black and white photograph of the star. The assertion says, “It’s with nice unhappiness that we announce the passing of Tina Turner. Along with her music and her boundless ardour for all times, she enchanted thousands and thousands of followers world wide and impressed the celebrities of tomorrow. Right now we are saying goodbye to a pricey buddy who leaves us all her best work: her music. All our heartfelt compassion goes out to her household. Tina, we are going to miss you dearly.”
One other iconic singer, Dolly Parton, issued her personal assertion about Tina’s demise with a nod to Tina’s 1970 hit, “Proud Mary.” Dolly shared a easy black and white picture with the phrases, “Now she’s rollin’ rollin’ rollin on to glory. Roll on Tina! We are going to all the time love you.”
The 2 are each Tennessee natives and are inducted within the Rock & Roll Corridor of Fame, however by no means labored collectively. The closest they got here is when Tina recorded lined Dolly’s tune, “There’ll All the time Be Music,” for her debut solo album, Tina Turns the Nation On!
One fan commented on Dolly’s web page, “I all the time mentioned if Tina and Dolly ran the nation issues can be excellent. She and also you had been the soundtrack to my childhood. Love you.”
We could not agree extra. Sending our like to Tina’s household and followers.