Tina Turner’s Eldest Son Craig Dead Of Suicide At 59


Tina Turner’s eldest son, Craig Raymond Turner, has died from an apparent suicide.

Music icon Tina Turner and her family is currently mourning the sudden death of her firstborn son Craig who reportedly shot himself on Tuesday. TMZ reported that the 59-year-old died from a single gunshot wound at his home in Studio City, California. He was pronounced dead at the scene when medics arrived there just after midday on Tuesday.

Tina Turner had Craig from when she was 18 years old before she wed Ike Turner. Ike then adopted Craig, but his biological father was saxophonist named Raymond Hill who used to perform with Ike.

The music legend is currently living in Switzerland and is currently making a rare visit to the Paris Fashion Week when she got the news. Craig was a real estate developer in the San Fernando Valley.