Martha Stewart Pays Tribute to ‘Goddess’ Tina Turner with Adorable Photo of Them Snuggled in Bed
Martha Stewart is recollecting the great times with Tina Turner, who passed on May 24.
Her representative confirmed on Wednesday that Turner had passed away at the age of 83. Over the course of her 60-year career, Turner’s volcanic voice and dynamic dance moves earned her the title of Queen of Rock.Following the news, Stewart, 81, shared a sweet shot of the two legends. In the picture, the musical icon and lifestyle expert are tucked under the covers and smiling widely, looking like close friends having a slumber party.
“We loved Tina Turner. Goddess, Performer, Wonder Woman ! We will miss her so much!!!!!!!!!” Stewart wrote in the caption. The photo was originally shared on Stewart’s Instagram on Nov. 3, 2019, a few days ahead of the opening night in New York City of the musician’s Broadway musical, Tina: The Tina Turner Musical.
Turner stopped by opening night of the musical in 2019, surprising the audience with an emotional post-show speech. It was one of her last public appearances. The legendary singer died Wednesday, May 24 after a long illness at her home near Zurich in Switzerland, her publicist Bernard Doherty confirmed in a statement on Wednesday.
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“Tina Turner, the “Queen of Rock’n Roll” has died peacefully today at the age of 83 after a long illness in her home in Küsnacht near Zurich, Switzerland. With her, the world loses a music legend and a role model,” the statement read. “There will be a private funeral ceremony attended by close friends and family. Please respect the privacy of her family at this difficult time.”