Cher Remembers Friend and Music Legend Tina Turner in Emotional Interview
Cher spoke fondly of her close friend and fellow music icon, Tina Turner, in an emotional interview following the news of Turner’s passing at the age of 83. The singer expressed her admiration for Turner’s unparalleled talent and unique style that truly set her apart from anyone else.
“She’s one of the great artists in our generation,” Cher said to MSNBC. “There was no other person like her. There was no other person who could even come close to who she was.” Cher praised Turner’s achievements and said that she had inspired and empowered so many young people, including herself.
Cher went on to describe their close friendship and how they provided each other with strength and support. “As a woman, she gave you lots of strength. And I’m sure she’s encouraged so many young people, but she gave me lots of strength sometimes, and I gave her lots of strength, too. I think we were perfect friends for each other, truthfully.”
Despite being separated by an ocean, the two music legends remained in close contact, especially during Turner’s final years, when she was dealing with health problems. Cher revealed that Turner was secretly struggling with her illness, but she continued to enjoy life regardless. “She was having a good time in spite of the fact that she was really sick, and not wanting people to know about it. She had her dialysis machine in her house. That’s how she was doing it.”
Turner’s passing left a void in the music industry, and many artists paid tribute to her enduring contributions. Known as the Queen of Rock n’ Roll, Turner broke barriers and paved the way for future generations of female performers. Her powerful vocals and electrifying stage presence earned her numerous accolades, and her music will continue to inspire and resonate with fans worldwide.
In summary, Cher’s heartfelt words about her dear friend Tina Turner provide insight into the deep connection the two shared. Their friendship and support for each other through thick and thin serve as a reminder of the importance of having strong bonds with others. Turner’s legacy will undoubtedly continue to live on in the hearts and minds of her fans and fellow musicians.