Tributes pour in for Tina Turner
Elton John, Beyonce, Mick Jagger and Diana Ross are among those from the world of music paying tribute to Tina Turner, who’s died at the age of 83.
The US star – one of the top recording artists of all time – passed away in Switzerland after a long illness.
Beyonce says she was the “epitome of power and passion” while Elton called her a “total legend” and an “electric” performer.
Tina Turner’s manager for the last 30 years Rodger Davies has called her a unique and remarkable force of nature.
Singer Gloria Gaynor describes her as an “iconic legend” who paved the way for so many women in rock music – black and white.
Women’s Aid has paid tribute too – saying on social media that the star was a survivor of domestic abuse who went on to inspire others, with the hashtag Simply-The-Best.