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    Tina Turner (born Anna Mae Bullock; November 26, 1939 – May 24, 2023) was a singer, songwriter, and actress. Known as the "Queen of Rock 'n' Roll", she rose to prominence as the lead singer of the husband-wife duo Ike & Tina Turner before launching a successful career as a solo performer.

    • Discography

      Overview. Tina Turner joined musician and songwriter Ike...

    • Ike Turner

      Izear Luster "Ike" Turner Jr. (November 5, 1931 – December...

    • Private Dancer

      Private Dancer is the fifth solo studio album by Tina...

    • Simply The Best

      Simply the Best is the first greatest hits compilation by...

    • Talk

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  2. American-born Swiss singer Tina Turner released nine studio albums, three live albums, two soundtracks, and six compilation albums. Widely referred to as the " Queen of Rock 'n' Roll ", Turner had reportedly sold around 100 to 150 million records worldwide [1] [2] [3] (with claims as high as 200 million globally), [4] [5] making her one of the ...

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    Act I

    The musical opens with Tina preparing to go on stage, as she recites a Buddhist chant, nam myoho renge kyo. In 1950s Nutbush Tennessee, a young Anna Mae Bullock sings exuberantly at a community church gathering ("Nutbush City Limits"). Her mother Zelma is embarrassed at her loudness and reprimands her. Anna Mae's parents have a difficult relationship, and after being physically assaulted, Zelma walks out with her eldest daughter Alline. Anna Mae is left alone to be brought up by her grandmoth...

    Act II

    Divorced from Ike, Tina is in debt and forced to perform in Las Vegas bars with the help of Rhonda, now her manager. They're struggling to make ends meet because no record label wants to sign a black woman who's nearing forty years old, and Ike has claimed copyright over all songs from the "Ike & Tina Revue", preventing her from singing the songs she's known for ("Private Dancer"). As they drop off a demo tape at Capitol Records, they meet Roger Davies, a young Australian music producer who i...

    Notable replacements

    West End 1. Tina Turner: Chanel Haynes, Nkeki Obi-Melekwe, Aisha Jawando,Kristina Love 2. Ike Turner: Ashley Zhangazha, Jammy Kasongo, Caleb Roberts, Okezie Morro Broadway 1. Tina Turner: Nkeki Obi-Melekwe 2. Ike Turner: Nick Rashad Burroughs North American tour 1. Ike Turner: Roderick Lawrence

    Songwriters in parentheses
    In the Broadway production "Rocket 88" replaced "The Hunter" and "She Made My Blood Run Cold" was included after "Matchbox". Beginning in 2021, the same change was made to the West End production.

    On 16 December 2016 a workshop presentation was held with Tina Turner in attendance, announcing that a biographical musical about Tina's life had been in development by Stage Entertainment for over a year. The creative team of the musical consists of Katori Hall, with Frank Ketelaar and Kees Prins as writers of the book, Phyllida Lloydas the direct...

    West End

    The show began previews on 21 March 2018 at the Aldwych Theatre, officially opened on 17 April. Adrienne Warren played the title role, with Jenny Fitzpatrick alternating in the role in some performances. The production was nominated for three Laurence Olivier Awards, including Best Musical. After Warren's departure, the title role has been played by Chanel Haynes, Nkeki Obi-Melekwe, Aisha Jawando,and Elesha Paul Moses.

    Germany

    The first non-English production opened in March 2019 at the Stage Operettenhaus in Hamburg, Germany.In March 2023, the German production was transferred to the Apollo Theater Stuttgart.

    Broadway

    The show began on Broadway in previews at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre on 12 October 2019 and officially opened on 7 November 2019. Warren reprised the title role in the Broadway production, with direction by Phyllida Lloyd and choreography by Anthony van Laast. The show was suspended on 12 March 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic and resumed performances on 8 October 2021.In June 2022, it was announced that the production would close on 14 August 2022 after 27 previews and 482 regular performances.

    The musical received generally positive reviews from the critics, with particular praise reserved for Adrienne Warren in the title role as Tina Turner. Michael Billington of The Guardian described the "whirlwind performance" of Warren as "astonishing", and concluded on the production: "As bio-musicals go, this is as good as it gets." Similarly Domi...

  3. Tina Turner (born Anna Mae Bullock; November 26, 1939 – May 24, 2023) was an American-born Swiss singer-songwriter, actress, dancer and entertainer. Her success, dominance, popularity and consistent contributions to the rock music genre got her the title, "The Queen of Rock & Roll".

  4. Tina Turner (* 26. November 1939 als Anna Mae Bullock in Brownsville, Tennessee; † 24. Mai 2023 in Küsnacht, Schweiz) war eine US-amerikanische Sängerin und Schauspielerin. Als sie 2013 Schweizerin wurde, gab sie die US-Staatsbürgerschaft auf.

  5. May 24, 2023 · Singer Tina Turner, whose soul classics and pop hits like The Best and What's Love Got to Do With It made her a superstar, has died at the age of 83. Turner had suffered a number of health issues...

  6. May 24, 2023 · Tina Turner, who has died at the age of 83, was widely referred to as the Queen of Rock'n'Roll. She rose to fame as the lead singer of the Ike & Tina Turner Revue before her career as a solo...

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