Wild Lady of Rock is a home video with a full concert from London’s Apollo Theatre, recorded March 25, 1979. Dressed in Bob Mackie costumes and supported by four dancers, Tina performed several cover versions of popular songs, some old ones from Ike & Tina and some new tracks after the recording of her solo records Love Explosion and Rough. In 1982 it was reissued under the different title „Queen of Rock’n Roll“.
Written by Elton John, Bernie Taupin
Written by L. Vegas, P. Vegas, J. Ford
Written by Gary Grainger, Rod Stewart
Written by Tina Turner
Written by Phil Spector, Jeff Barry, Ellie Greenwich
Written by C. Wade
Written by Otis Redding, J. Butler
Written by Otis Redding
Written by Kenneth Gamble, Leon Huff, Cary Gilbert
Written by Jerry Lynn Williams
Written by Eddie Cooley, John Davenport
Written by Leroy Green, Ron Kersey
Written by Lenny Macaluso, Pat Summerson
Written by Kris Kristofferson
Written by E. Brown
Written by G. Jackson
Written by Alan & Marilyn Bergman
Written by D. Hill, B. Mann
Tracks: It's Gonna Work Out Fine, A Fool In Love, Honky Tonk Women, Acid Queen, I Want To Take You Higher, Le Freak, Proud Mary, Music Keeps Me Dancin'
Design & Art Direction: Shoot That Tiger!
May 05, 1979
From VCL — Europe's largest independent pre-recorded video producer - comes an exclusive specially recorded convert performance by America’s dazzling rock singer Tina Turner. This is no copy of an old concert — THIS IS AN ORIGINAL. Tina’s concert - specially produced for VCL and recorded by them in front of an invited audience - took place in London’s Apollo Theatre on March 25th this year. From that concert come unique 30 minute soul-searching cassettes of Tina at her best. And they’re available now at all good video shops.VCL will also a feature version for the cinema.
„There are many types of performers; Crooners, Comics and Jokers. I’m no Crooner and I’m no Joker…Consider myself a Croaker!“
…..TINA TURNER…the raunchiest lady on stage - she oozes sensuality, excitement and sheer dynamism.
Feel the raw energy, the emotion and the tension in this explosive performance, as Tina „struts her stuff“
„People ask me when I’m going to slow down“ Do you know what I tell them?“ „I’m JUST GETTING STARTED…..!!!“…..TINA TURNER.