Through her voice, her groove and her unique style, Tina Turner was an iconoclastic and above all inspirational artist for many American artists. Tributes multiplied this Wednesday, May 24 after the announcement of the death of the one who was described as queen of rock'n'roll.
Bryan Adams, who shared the stage with Tina Turner, had a long and touching message on his Twitter account: "The world has just lost one of the greatest artists of all time. I will be forever grateful for the time we spent together on tour, in the studio and as friends. Thank you for being an inspiration to millions around the world for speaking your truth and giving us your amazing voice. My condolences to her husband Erwin and Tina's family. It's just love…and that's it. »
RIP @tinaturner The world just lost one of the greatest performers of all time. I'll be forever grateful for the time we spent together on tour, in the studio and as friends. Thank you for being the inspiration to millions of people around the world for speaking your truth and… pic.twitter.com/yQ8r7ucQs4
Mick Jagger, lead singer of the Rolling Stones, has shared his sadness over the passing of his "wonderful friend". An artist "so talented", but also "warm, funny and generous", he said. Magic Johnson, one of the best basketball players in history, was moved by the loss of this "legendary queen of rock". "I've seen her many times (in concert) and she put on, by far, some of the best shows I've ever seen," her Twitter account read.
Rest in peace to one of my favorite artists of all time, the legendary queen of rock n’ roll Tina Turner. I’ve seen her many many times and hands down, she gave one of the best live shows I’ve ever seen. She always gave you your moneys worth. pic.twitter.com/VqlTjy1LUR
Finally, Tina Turner's daughter-in-law, Afida, paid tribute to her via Instagram: "I was just talking about you five minutes before I landed in Nice. How much you loved the south of France. Rest in peace, mother-in-law, with Ronnie and Craig. »
Tina Turner knew how to reach a wide audience even in the highest spheres, as evidenced by the tribute from the White House by the voice of her spokesperson, Karine Jean-Pierre. "Tina Turner was an icon, her passing is a huge loss. Our hearts go out to his family and friends,” she said, adding that she is “a huge fan” personally.
Even NASA sent a thought to the singer. "Music legend, Tina Turner, shone on stage and in the hearts of millions as the queen of rock 'n' roll. His legacy will forever remain among the stars,” the US space agency said.
Simply the best. Music legend Tina Turner sparkled across the stage and into millions of hearts as the Queen of Rock 'n' Roll. Her legacy will forever live among the stars. pic.twitter.com/W0OGq61vwT