Legendary singer Tina Turner passed away at the age of 83, after suffering from a long illness. Her representatives said she died at peace in her home in Küsnacht, near Zurich, Switzerland.

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As the news of her demise went viral, fans around the world paid homage to the music legend. Many renowned musicians and artists condoled the death of Turner.

Turner was one of the first people who redefined and established rock. She enjoyed a huge fan following worldwide, as people used to vibe on her songs. Here are the five best songs of Tina Turner.

“Proud Mary”-

Tina Turner’s “Proud Mary” is arguably one of her most famous songs. Turner’s rendition of the song, originally recorded by Creedence Clearwater Revival, infused it with her trademark energy and soul. 

“What’s Love Got to Do with It”-

Tina Turner made a significant comeback with “What’s Love Got to Do with It,” which was released in 1984. The song was her first number-one hit as a solo artist, propelling her to even greater success. The track is a timeless anthem about the complexities of love, thanks to its catchy chorus and Turner’s emotionally charged delivery.

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“Simply the Best”-

“Simply the Best” is an encouraging song that highlights Turner’s incredible vocal range and emotional depth. The song, which was released in 1989, has become synonymous with her legacy. 

“River Deep – Mountain High”-

“River Deep – Mountain High,” originally recorded with Tina Turner’s ex-husband Ike Turner, is evidence of Tina Turner’s incredible talent. Turner’s ability to deliver an electrifying performance is perfectly showcased by the song’s soaring vocals and dynamic instrumentation.

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“Private Dancer”-

Tina Turner’s status as a solo superstar was cemented when she released “Private Dancer” as the title track of her 1984 album. Turner’s captivating vocals and the song’s sultry and seductive vibe earned her critical acclaim and a Grammy Award. “Private Dancer” is still a fan favourite, demonstrating Turner’s ability to command attention with her trademark blend of power and vulnerability.

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These are some of the songs which showcased the expertise and skills Turner had. As she will be remembered by her fans because of her contribution to the music industry.