Tina Turner

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Anna Mae Bullock
  • Birth Place: Nutbush, TN
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 11/26/1939, Sagittarius
  • Profession: Singer; dancer; actor
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Tina Turner Fast Facts:
  • Had planned on a career as a practical nurse.
  • Began her music career in 1960 with then-husband Ike Turner.
  • Recorded first solo album, Tina Turns the Country On, in 1974.
  • Divorced Ike in 1978 after years of marital problems and documented physical abuse; became a solo artist in 1982. 
  • Wrote autobiography I, Tina in 1986. Her story spawned the 1993 hit movie What's Love Got to Do With It.
  • Became a member of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1991 and was inducted into the St. Louis Walk of Fame in the same year.
  • Tina Turner Relationships:
  • Ike Turner - Ex-husband
  • Evelyn Currie - Half Sister
  • Josephus Currie - Grandfather
  • Ronald Turner - Son
  • Floyd Richard Bullock - Father
  • Georgianna Currie - Grandmother
  • Alex Bullock - Grandfather
  • Roxanne Bullock - Grandmother
  • Craig Hill - Son
  • Erwin Bach - Husband
  • Allline Bullock - Sister
  • Zelma Bullock - Mother
  • Tina Turner Awards:
  • 2007 Grammy: Album of the Year - Winner
  • 1988 Grammy: Best Rock Vocal Performance, Female - Winner
  • 1984 Grammy: Record of the Year - Winner
  • 1986 Grammy: Best Rock Vocal Performance, Female - Winner
  • 1984 Grammy: Best Rock Vocal Performance, Female - Winner
  • 1984 Grammy: Best Pop Vocal Performance - Female - Winner
  • 1985 Grammy: Best Rock Vocal Performance, Female - Winner
  • 1971 Grammy: Best R&B Vocal Performance By A Group - Winner

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