Pop Icons is an American magazine special about the story of the greatest singers in the world. In the September issue of 2022, the life of Tina Turner is portrayed from her childhood in Nutbush, Tennessee, to the Ike & Tina Turner Revue, her phenomenal comeback, retirement in Switzerland and her recent induction into the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame in 2021. It includes a lot of wonderful and full-page pictures. After Tina passed away, this magazine was re-issued with a different front cover picture.
Issue: September 2022 / May 2023
Writer: Andy Abrahams, David Michael Brown, David Hincley, Diedre Johnson, Roy Trakin
Photographer: Denize Alain (cover) / Various (inside)
Powerhouse doesn’t even begin to describe Tina Turner as a vocalist, performer, style icon, and social force. But for all the laudatory words uttered about her during her remarkable 60-plus year career, survivor may be the most apt, and the most meaningful.