Beyoncé might be one of Tina Turner’s biggest fans; following the news of her passing, the singer and actress shared a beautiful post on her website to remember her “beloved queen.” “My beloved queen, I love you endlessly,” Beyoncé began. “I’m so grateful for your inspiration and all the ways you have paved the way.”“You are strength and resilience,“ she continued. ”You are the epitome of power and passion.
We are all so fortunate to have witnessed your kindness and beautiful spirit that will forever remain. Thank you for all you have done.”The post also included a throwback photo of them holding hands at the 2008 Grammy Awards, where they performed “Proud Mary” together.
Beyoncé‘s mom, Tina Knowles, took to social media to share a video of her daughter running to hug Turner the day they rehearsed their Grammy performance. “I remember this day like it was yesterday.
It was the day that Beyoncé was to rehearse with Tina Turner for the Grammys. We were both so excited, and when she arrived, and we were told that she was in the other room,” Tina recalled.“We all witnessed Beyoncé turning into a five-year-old, actually skipping across the floor to embrace her. (I was the biggest fan and had my own story of when I met Tina in 1980.) Beyonce always talked about the two Tinas that she loved and admired,” the mom of two added. “She had done a tribute to her years before at the Kennedy Honors, and we had a chance to meet her there.Read more on us.hola.com