Tina Turner Tina Turner is a legend. She´s a woman who didn´t give up. Her dramatic lifestory is known around the world. After years with her violent husband Ike she finally left him and started to rebuild her own career as a solo artist. She was half a million in debt and it took 8 years of hard work before she finally hit the charts with Let's Stay Together in 1983.
I, Tina (Tina Turner ~ 1986) Describes Turner's story from a girl born & raised in Nutbush, Tennessee, to her initial rise to fame under the leadership of famed blues musician Ike Turner & her abusive relationship with him, ending in 1976 before her famed 1980s comeback made her an international superstar & the legend that she is!!! A worldwide best-seller that led to the film adaptation, What's Love Got to Do with It (1993) starring Angela Bassett as Turner.