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A Swedish Affair

Tina Turner poses for the press in Stockholm, Sweden, February 16th 1996, (AP Photo/Eric Roxfelt)
Tina Turner poses for the press in Stockholm, Sweden, February 16th 1996, (AP Photo/Eric Roxfelt)

After our recent trip to Sweden and a wonderful party with our good friend and fellow Tina fan Martina, we thought we would share some footages from the vault with a few tv appearances from Sweden. Starting with an interview from 1985’s Private Dancer Tour, then a live performance from Break Every Rule Tour and finally a video of Simply The Best as the opening number of the Foreign Affair Tour!

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Tina’s take on Take Me To The River

In 1986, Tina Turner recorded her version of the Al Green classic Take Me To The River, also famous in the version by Talking Heads. The song was only released as a b-side to her 1987 single What You Get Is What You See from her Break Every Rule album. The song was never released in any other form. Below, you can listen to this song!