LOS ANGELES, CA. (THECOUNT) — Ronnie, the son of Ike and Tina Turner, died on Thursday morning. He was 62.

According to reports, EMS were summoned to a San Fernando Valley, California home on reports of a 62-year-old male having difficulty breathing. When first responders arrived, the male victim had stopped breathing completely.


Paramedics attempted live saving measures, however, Ronnie was pronounced dead.

The circumstances leading to Ronnie’s inability to breathe properly remain unclear, and an autopsy will be performed to establish his exact cause of death, reports TMZ.

Turner lost her eldest son, Craig, after an apparent suicide in 2018. Craig was not Ike’s biological son, but the couple adopted him when they married.

A cause of death was not provided.