Tina Turner's oldest son dies aged 59

Tina Turner's Oldest Son Dead at 59 from Self-Inflicted Gunshot

Tina Turner's Oldest Son Dead at 59 from Self-Inflicted Gunshot

Tina Turner's oldest son Craig Raymond has reportedly died at his home in Studio City.

The tragic news comes after Tina, 78, attended Haute Couture Paris Fashion Week in France on Tuesday where she appeared to be in high spirits. Here are five things you should know about Craig. He was 59 years old at the time of his death. Tina filed for divorce from Ike in 1967 and he later died in December 2007 of an alleged drug overdose. His father was saxaphonist, Raymond Hill, who played for Ike's band, Kings of Rhythm. According to his Rodeo Realty profile, Craig was a member of elite realtor organization the National Association of Realtors and the California Association of Realtors. She explained that he "was a very emotional kid".


'One day when Ike was fighting me, Craig knocked on the door and said, 'Mother, are you all right?' I thought, 'Oh, please don't beat me at home. Craig was the eldest of Tina's two sons, who she gave birth to at the age of 18.

Reps for Tina Turner did not immediately respond to Fox News' request for comment.

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