The death of the American artist Tina Turner has shocked millions of fans and followers around the world. The song star died on May 24 at her residence in Zurich, Switzerland, after years of battling a long and harsh illness. Her family was in charge of disseminating a statement announcing that the queen of rock had left us forever at 83 years of age.
Although Turner retired in 2009, his music is still very much alive today. Also, we must not forget that she is one of the few artists who can boast of having hits and legendary songs in more than five decades.
The iconic singer performed all over the world and filled stadiums unleashing true madness in millions of people. Her wild hair, her unmatched voice and her energy made her become a star in the industry and she is considered, to this day, one of the best artists in history.
Since 2013, Turner lived in Switzerland with her husband Erwin Bach, a place where she lived with great sadness the death of her two biological children: Craig and Ronnie. The first committed suicide in 2018 and the second passed away from very aggressive colon cancer in 2022.
It was known to all that the health of Mick Jagger's friend was not the best. In recent years, Turner had several strokes, intestinal cancer, and a kidney transplant, so she knew she was in a more than vulnerable situation. In addition, for decades she had problems with her blood pressure, since she always had it very high.
Although she went through different ailments and ailments, the family statement did not announce the real reasons that would have led to Tina Turner's death. As the English media The Daily Mail has advanced exclusively, the American died of natural causes at her home.
In one of her last public statements, Turner explained to the British outlet The Guardian how she would like to be remembered: ''As the Queen of Rock 'n' Roll. As a woman who showed other women that it's okay to strive for success on her own terms.
His departure has caused a wave of messages of affection on social networks, as well as a great response around the entire globe, where different tributes have been held these days.