by Rachel Ogbu
Music icon, Tina Turner is set to marry longtime partner Erwin Bach this month, new reports have said.
The 73 year old music legend is marring German music producer, Bach, 57 will tie the knot at their home on Lake Zurich on July 21,” reported New York Post.
The couple who have been dating now for more than 25 years reportedly got engaged in April and have lived together in Zurich for over 15 years.
Belfast Telegraph reports:
The couple met when he was a producer for label EMI in 1985. They spent time getting to know each other and eventually began a relationship a year later.
Although there is widespread speculation the pair will make things official before the end of the month, there are conflicting reports about where the nuptials will take place.
As well as Zurich, the French Riviera has been mooted as a possible wedding destination. The couple share a villa there, with claims they are planning a lavish bash for their family and friends, including fashion designer Giorgio Armani. He is said to have designed the gown Tina will wear, with guests asked to dress in white for the Buddhist ceremony.
Tina recently gushed about her relationship with Erwin, saying he makes her happier than she ever thought possible.
This will be the star’s second trip down the aisle. She was married to Ike Turner for 14 years and detailed the abuse she suffered during the marriage in her autobiography I, Tina.