Legendary singer Tina Turner dies at 83
Tina Turner, the legendary singer famous for hits like ‘What’s Love Got To Do With It’, ‘Private Dancer’ and ‘The Best,’ has passed away aged 83.
According to a statement released by Bernard Doherty, her spokesperson, the US-born star died peacefully on Wednesday in her home in Kusnacht near Zurich, Switzerland.
“With her, the world loses a music legend and a role model,” the statement added.
Tina, born Anna Mae Bullock, was said to have battled an illness before she passed on.
It was gathered that a private funeral ceremony will be held for close friends and family.
Tina was born on November 26 in 1939 in Nutbush, Tennessee, USA.
She became known in the late 1960s as a member of the music band Ike & Turner Revue.
She would later leave the band to pursue a career as a solo artiste.
Tina first found fame alongside Ike Turner, her ex-husband.
The singer was one of the best-loved female rock singers of her time and was known for her on-stage presence.
Her biggest hits include ‘What’s Love Got To Do With It’, ‘Private Dancer,’ ‘Proud Mary,’ ‘Better Be Good To Me,’ and ‘The Best’.
At the 1985 Grammy Awards, ‘What’s Love Got to Do With It’ won three awards, for record of the year, song of the year, and best female pop vocal performance.
‘Better Be Good To Me’ also won for best female rock vocal performance.
Tina won 12 Grammy Awards in total and sold out stadiums on tour around the world for over three decades.
Listen to ‘What’s Love Got To Do With It’ below:
Kizz Daniel hints at separation from fiancée
Nigerian singer, Kizz Daniel, has dropped hints suggesting the end of his engagement with his mystery fiancée.
During a recent interview with media personality Angela Yee, The ‘Buga’ crooner gave cryptic responses when questioned about his relationship status, leaving fans speculating about the state of his engagement.
When asked directly about his engagement, the singer responded with a cryptic statement, saying, “What? Jesus is Lord, and God will always remain on the throne.”
Although vague, this remark suggests a potential separation between Kizz Daniel and his fiancée.
Further probing led to Kizz Daniel’s admission that “nothing happened” but emphasised that “life happens.”
He reassured the public that his children are content and in good health, mentioning that he now has three sons.
This caught many off guard, especially considering that the public was previously only aware of his sons, Jalil and Jelani, who were born in 2021 to his undisclosed girlfriend.
Tragically, Kizz Daniel had previously shared the heartbreaking news of Jamal, one of the triplets, passing away just four days after their birth.
However, during the interview with Angela Yee, the artist disclosed that he is now a father of three sons, leaving the public astonished by the revelation of his secret child.
Kizz Daniel discloses birth of third son, relationship status— Vanguard Newspapers (@vanguardngrnews) June 1, 2023
Nigerian singer,Oluwatobiloba Daniel Anidugbe popularly known as Kizz Daniel has confirms the birth of his third son, while revealing his relationship status with his fiancee… pic.twitter.com/UiuENsU2ja
The singer had managed to keep the birth of his third son under wraps until recently when he decided to share the joyous news during the conversation.
As fans and followers of Kizz Daniel eagerly await further updates, speculation continues to swirl around the reasons behind his hinted separation from his fiancée and the circumstances surrounding the birth of his third child.
Watch full interview below:
Ayra Starr cancels shows in Germany and Denmark over visa issues
Afrobeats stars are in high demand all over the world as Nigerian music continues to reach more listeners and gain more fans who are excited about paying to see the superstars perform.
Ayra Starr who is currently on tour has had to call off her shows in Berlin, Bergenfest, and Copenhagen over visa issues.
She made this announcement through her Instagram account where she expressed her frustrations over the visa issues she said hit hard. She apologized to her fans and promised to be back with an unforgettable performance as soon as the issue was resolved.
Tiwa Savage kisses mystery man in Brazil (Photos)
Tiwa Savage, the award-winning Nigerian singer, has shared a loved-up photo with an unidentified man in Brazil.
The music star, who performed at the Back 2 Black festival in Brazil, took to her Instagram page to share pictures from the beach with the mystery man.
This was barely days after Savage posted videos of herself riding a bike around Brazil while hugging the bike rider.
The sensual photos with the mystery man have left tongues wagging across social media platforms, fuelling rumours of a new relationship.
Tiwa, however, immediately doused rumours of a new relationship when she responded to an enquiry from Tunde Ednut, the Instagram blogger.
The singer said the photos were for a project.
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