Stars including Mick Jagger and Elton John have paid tribute to Tina Turner who has died after a long illness.
The music world pays tribute to Tina Turner
The Rolling Stones’ Mick Jagger and Ronnie Wood have led tributes to “inspiring, warm, funny and generous” Tina Turner following her death aged 83.
Multiple Grammy-award winner Turner, famous for hits like The Best, Nutbush City Limits and What’s Love Got To Do With It, died “peacefully” on Wednesday after a long illness in her home in Kusnacht near Zurich, Switzerland.
Jagger, who duetted with her on stage during Live Aid in 1985, wrote on Instagram: “I’m so saddened by the passing of my wonderful friend Tina Turner. She was truly an enormously talented performer and singer.
“She was inspiring, warm, funny and generous. She helped me so much when I was young and I will never forget her.”