“What’s Love Got to Do with It” is a song by American-born Swiss singer Tina Turner. It was released in May 1984 with “Rock and Roll Widow” on the B-side as the single from her fifth solo studio album “Private Dancer.” The song marked a significant comeback for Tina Turner and became one of her most iconic hits. “What’s Love Got to Do with It” achieved immense commercial success, becoming Tina Turner’s first and only number-one hit on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in the United States. The song also topped charts in several other countries and garnered critical acclaim.
“What’s Love Got to Do with It” is characterized by its blend of pop and rock elements, featuring a catchy melody, a rhythmic groove, and Tina Turner’s powerful and distinctive vocals. The song’s production captured the contemporary sound of the 1980s music scene. The success of “What’s Love Got to Do with It” played a significant role in reestablishing Tina Turner as a global superstar and launching her successful solo career. The song’s catchy hooks, relatable lyrics, and Tina Turner’s captivating performance have contributed to its lasting popularity. It remains a beloved classic and is often associated with Tina Turner’s iconic legacy in the world of music.
Tina Turner – What’s Love Got To Do With It – Lyrics