Lizzo pays emotional tribute to Tina Turner with epic impromptu Proud Mary cover
Lizzo has paid an emotional tribute to the queen of rock’n’ roll, Tina Turner, following the legendary singer’s death on Wednesday (24 May).
Turner, best known for huge solo hits including “The Best”, died “peacefully” from natural causes at her home in Zurich, Switzerland. She was 83 years old.
In the days since, the world of entertainment has come together to remember Tina Turner as a pioneer in the rock genre, a survivor and an unflinching LGBTQ+ ally.
Queer artists including Janelle Monáe, Elton John and RuPaul’s Drag Race icon Peppermint have led tributes, while huge names like Beyoncé, Barack Obama and Angela Bassett have shared posts celebrating Tunrner’s life and legacy.
Fellow singer-songwriter and powerhouse Lizzo, who is currently touring her recent album Special,
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