Tina Turner to Become a Swiss Citizen

R & B Diva…Tina Turner, has renounced  her American citizenship to become Swiss.

The “Soul Queen,”  who has sold 200 million records,  has lived in the Zurich suburb of Kuesnacht since the mid-1990s with her longtime partner, German music manager Erwin Bach. 

The decision to grant her citizenship required formal approval from state and federal authorities . 

According to sources…the local Zuerichsee-Zeitung newspaper said on its website today that the local council announced its decision to grant the 73-year-old citizenship.

Following the announcement the 73-year-old  told a local German newspaper: ‘I’m very happy in Switzerland and I feel at home here. … I cannot imagine a better place to live.’

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Contributions to music:

  • One of soul music’s most incendiary performers
  • With Ike Turner, a crucial link between R&B and the development of soul
  • Helped bring gutbucket soul to the baby-boomer generation in the late Sixties
  • Overcame bankruptcy and a violent marriage to orchestrate the most amazing comeback in the history of rock
  • Soul music’s first real diva
  • A powerful singer with an impressive range; one of rock and roll’s most accomplished interpretive stylists.

Tina Turner Music:

1986 Afterglow  

1996 All Kinds Of People

1989 Ask Me How I Feel 

 1987 Baby Don’t Do It  

1975 Baby – Get It On  2000Baby,

1986 Back Where You Started  

1979 Backstabbers

1994 Ball Of Confusion (That’s What The World Is Today)

  1974 Bayou Song  

1989 Be Tender With Me Baby  -Beauty Is Just Skin Deep  

1984 Better Be Good To Me  -Better Got To Steppin’  

1994 Bold Soul Sister  

1975 Bootsey Whitelaw  

1986 Break Every Rule  

1994 Change Is Gonna Come

1976 Come Together  

2004 Complicated Disaster 

 1996 Confidential  

2004 Cose Della Vita  

1985 Crazy About You Baby 

 1994 Crazy ‘Bout You Baby     

 1985 Cussin’ Cryin’, Carryin’ On  

1996 Dancing In My Dreams  

1993 (Darlin’) You


1985 Dear John 

 1996 Do Something 

 2006 Don’t Look Back Alone 

 1984 Don’t Rush The GoodThings 

 1986  Don’t Turn Around  

1985  Early In The Morning 

 1978  Earthquake & Hurricane  

2001  Easy As Love (Feat. A Kidjo) Music By Elton John “Aida” 

 1989  Falling Like Rain  

1994  Finger Poppin’  

1978  Fire Down Below 

 1987  Flee, Flee, Flee  

1979  Fool For Your Love  

1994 Fool In Love  

1989 Foreign Affair  

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