Tina Turner: The Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll

Tina Turner amassed 17 solo Billboard Hot 100 hits throughout the course of her career, including ‘We Don’t Need Another Hero (Thunderdome),’ ‘One of the Living,’ ‘Typical Male’ and ‘I Don’t Wanna Fight.’ Her other best-selling solo albums are ‘Break Every Rule’, ‘Foreign Affair’ and ‘All the Best’. Let’s celebrate the legacy of the cultural icon, with her best photos.

Tina Turner photographed in Los Angeles in 1977
Ike and Tina Turner perform live on stage in the Netherlands, 1975
Tina Turner poses with The Rolling Stones backstage at JFK Stadium in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Tina Turner at the Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on New Years Eve, 1987

Tina Turner dances with Samba performers during her tour in Brazil, January 1988

Tina Turner poses at her home for a portrait in December 1984, in Los Angeles
Tina Turner and David Bowie backstage at the Birmingham NEC in London in 1989
Tina Turner performs at Shoreline Amphitheatre on May 23, 1997 in Mountain View, California
Tina Turner poses for a portrait in 1964 in Dallas, Texas
Tina Turner performs live on stage at the 1970 Newport Jazz Festival in Newport, Rhode Island

– Riya Sohini