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Comics TINA

I had been waiting for years for BDMUSIC, a French publishing company, to release the story of Ike & Tina on comics for years. With previous releases about Nat King Cole, Nina Simone, Bob Dylan, Joan Baez it was predictable that Tina’s story would see the light of the day on such format at some point. 300 more words

Tina Turner

The girl in the band

Everybody remembers Tina Turner’s iconic concert at Rio’s Maracana back in 1988, breaking a world record and captured for the memories but there’s other countries in South America set on fire by Tina while touring her Break Every Rule album worldwide. 245 more words

Tina Turner

"What's love got to do with it?"

Shwmae folks!
I apologise for the gap between my first and second blog post. It’s been a busy few weeks of volunteering, interviews, , friend and family catch ups, counselling, job applications and not a whole lot of writing. 560 more words


What's Love Got To Do With It

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What’s Love Got To Do With It


Brian Gibson


  • Angela Bassett as Tina Turner
  • Laurence Fishburne as Ike Turner

A biopic of Tina Turner, her rise to stardom, abusive marriage to husband Ike and eventual freedom is dramatised with verve here in What’s Love Got To Do With It. 775 more words

Movie Reviews

Rock and Roll Music

“Rock and Roll Music,” written in 1957 by Chuck Berry, performed by Mr. Berry with Tina Turner in 1982.


“Chuck Berry tributes pour in: ‘Greatest rock‘n’roll writer who ever lived,’” James Tapper, … 47 more words


Song of the Day

A classic movie, a classic 80’s song! Its meaning is still up-to-date or even more again these days. Happy Thursday! 214 more words

Song Of The Day

private chanter

If I have unrealistic expectations, don’t blame me. Blame Tina Turner. Witnessing Tina Turner live and onstage at age 12 has forever warped my expectations of what mere mortals should be able to do. 1,108 more words