Private Dancer is the fifth solo album by Tina Turner, released on Capitol Records in 1984, which became her breakthrough solo album. Turner's success with the album came after several challenging years of going solo after a public divorce from husband and performing partner Ike Turner. It is her best-selling album both in the U.S. and internationally and propelled her back to superstardom during the year of its release. A man John Carter of Capitol Records is credited with relaunching the career of Tina Turner in the 1980s. In 1983, despite opposition from within Capitol, he signed her and A...
|Released:||May 29, 1984|
|Label:||Virgin Records, Capitol Records, Parlophone, EMI, United Artists Records|
|Genre:||Pop music, Rock music, Rhythm and blues|