Tina Turner

Santana Long

Basic facts:

-Born on November, 26, 1939

-Born and raised in the southeastern United States

Singer, dancer, actress, and author

Tina won many awards like, favorite soul artist of 1985, and many more.

-Turner was born Anna Mae Bullock, and brought up in the tiny Southern town of Nutbush, Tennessee, which she celebrated in her self-penned 1973 funk anthem, Nutbush City Limits.

-Tina has respect for herself and is a strong woman, because she left her marriage with Ike Turner who was very abusive to her.

-Tina Turner inspires me because of the fact that she realized her worth as a person, and left the abusive relationship. She shows us that people are worth something.