The great and legendary queen Tina Turner turns 80 today, with no signs of slowing down. Known for her powerful vocals, immutable style, and fearlessness, her songs set the charts on fire. Here’s a list of our favorites to sing along to as we wish her many more birthdays to celebrate.
1. What’s Love Got To Do With It
The track that kicked butt, and put her on everyone’s favorites’ list. Anger, frustration, and a strong spine, you hear it all not only in the lyrics, but the vocals too.
2. Private Dancer
Soaring and heartbreaking, this song will always be on anyone’s top 5 when listing Tina Turner songs. Have a listen to find out why.
3. Golden Eye
If you thought there could be nothing cooler than James Bond, then you obviously haven’t heard the title track of the movie. It’s strong, classy, and sassy.
4. The Best
Because, you know, she’s simply the best.
5. It’s Only Love (ft. Bryan Adams)
This release set so many hearts on fire. The queen of soaring vocals, and the king of the guitar got together, and the fans’ hearts were forever changed.