On Wednesday, Jennifer Aniston took to her Instagram stories to pay homage to the iconic Tina Turner, who passed away at the age of 83. The “Friends” star shared a picture of the late singer and accompanied it with heartfelt words, “Rest in peace beautiful legend.”
Turner, an American-born singer, overcame a difficult upbringing in a farming community and an abusive relationship to become one of the most celebrated recording artists of all time. Her representative confirmed that she peacefully passed away after a long illness at her home in Küsnacht near Zurich, Switzerland.
Starting her career in the 1950s during the early era of rock ‘n’ roll, Turner went on to become an MTV phenomenon, leaving an indelible mark on the music industry and inspiring generations of artists.
In addition to Jennifer Aniston, other notable figures such as Beyoncé, Gloria Gaynor, Elton John, Angela Bassett, Bryan Adams, Mariah Carey, and US President Joe Biden also paid tribute to the late singer. Turner’s impact on music and her powerful legacy were recognized by artists across various genres and even the highest office in the United States.
As the world mourns the loss of this legendary performer, tributes continue to pour in, celebrating the life and lasting influence of Tina Turner.