Tina Turner Blog – 15.000 Visitors yesterday!!

Hi everybody,
Yesterday our Tina Turner Blog had more than 15.000 visitors! 😀
Fantastic! I am overwhelmed. Thank you all!
Let’s go on celebrating!
Today we look at the year 1985. Tina was doing her “Private Dancer Tour“.
Here is an interview Tina did for the Paste Magazine.

00:00 – How Tina stays in shape and maintains her voice
01:41 – Her first number 1 single / eventual justice
02:25 – Thoughts on her competition
03:10 – Never having doubts
03:47 – Her dream
04:45 – Finally performing her own songs
05:07 – Why she was able to make a comeback album
06:03 – Why the album was the best one she ever made
06:52 – Appeasing different generations of fans
07:55 – The importance of breaking free of Ike
09:18 – Changing her career direction towards rock and roll
09:58 – Writing her own songs: using her inspirations and experiences
11:19 – How she started writing
11:51 – The racism still present in America vs. Europe
13:10 – “Private Dancer” by Mark Knopfler
14:04 – Initial impressions of “What’s Love Got To Do With It”
16:04 – Acting / the two sides of Tina Turner
18:03 – A ride through the charts with “What’s Love Got to Do With It”
19:32 – What set “What’s Love Got To Do With It” apart from the competition
20:58 – Not knowing what makes a hit record
22:05 – Reminiscing about an old live recording
22:41 – Videos as a contributing factor to her success

Tina you will always be number one for us! 😀

And some nice photos from the concert in Munich, Germany. Thanks Christiaan Hermans!

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And we finish with a great performance by Tina Turner of “Better be good to me“.

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  1. When I am down and out I know I can turn on Tina’s concert and turn my whole day around she will always be the best for me. I never got to see her but her music is always with me. I am glad she has a wonderful life and she is happy. I wish her best always.❤️

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