TINA: Single

Addicted To Love (1988)

Tina Turner - Addicted To Love - Single

Addicted To Love was originally a rock song from Robert Palmer, which became his signature song. Tina covered it for her Break Every Rule TV-Special in 1986, but never recorded a studio version. Two years later, the song was released as the first single from the album Live In Europe in England, instead of Nutbush City Limits in Germany. The over ten minutes version of the b-side song „Legs“ was previously unreleased, recorded live in Europe in 1985. Tina used the ZZ Top cover song as an encore at her Private Dancer Tour and once again at her What’s Love? Live Tour in 1993. The single was not released in Germany and America.

Writer: Robert Palmer
Producer: John Hudson
Illustrations: Anne Field
Design & Art Direction: Norman Moore, DesignArt
Release: March 1988
Label: Capitol
Format: 7“ Vinyl / 12“ Vinyl / 5“ CD
Charts: Netherlands: #28 / UK: #71
AlbumLive In Europe

  1. Addicted To Love (Live) 5:22
    Additional tracks:
  1. Overnight Sensation (Live) 3:54
  2. Taken from the album 'Live In Europe'
  3. Legs (Live) 10:57
  4. From the 5" disc & 12" record / Previously Unreleased / Written by Gibbsons, Hill, Beard / Produced by Terry Britten
Tina Turner - Addicted To Love - Single

The music video was taken from the Break Every Rule home video and shows Tina in her distinctive red mini dress on stage together with her band. In 1991 it was released on the Simply The Best video collection.

Director: David Mallet
Producer: Scott Millaney
Home VideoSimply The Best
Time: 5:59

Tina Turner - Addicted To Love - Music Video

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