It’s the sad news of the evening: Tina Turner (✝83) is dead. The musician had inspired the world with her songs for decades. Hits like “The Best” or “What’s Love Got to Do with it” are among the absolute classics and should not be missing at any celebration. In recent years, however, the American has withdrawn more and more. Now it is known: The songwriter passed away.

This is reported by numerous international media, including TheMirror. So be tina died on Wednesday at her home in Zurich. According to the reports, she had previously suffered from an illness for years – there is no further information on this. “With her, the world loses a music legend and role model”according to a statement from their management.

tina died just over half a year after her son Ronnie Turner (✝62). The 62-year-old was surprisingly found dead in December 2022 – atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease was identified as the cause of his death.