On View
Musical Crossroads Gallery
Musical Crossroads
Recorded by
Turner, Tina, American, 1939 - 2023
Published by
Capitol Records, American, founded 1942
plastic , magnetic tape , ink on paper
H x W x D (cassette): 2 1/2 × 4 × 1/2 in. (6.4 × 10.2 × 1.3 cm)
H x W (jacket): 4 × 5 1/2 in. (10.2 × 14 cm)
H x W x D (case): 2 3/4 × 4 5/16 × 11/16 in. (7 × 11 × 1.7 cm)
An audio cassette of Tina Turner "Private Dancer" (1984).
2015.263.6a: An audio cassette tape. The cassette is plastic with black type on each side. Both sides have headers reading: [I Might Have Been Queen - What's Love Got To Do With It - Show/Some Respect - I Can't Stand The Rain - Better Be Good To Me] on Side 1, and [Let's Stay Together + + = 1984 - Steel Claw - Private Dancer] on Side 2. The Capitol Records logo, copyright information, and the cassette number [C143583] are featured on both sides.
2015.263.6b: An audio cassette paper jacket. The jacket is portrait orientation, and has a black background with a color image of Tina Turner posing in a black leotard. White and black type inside the image reads: [Tina TURNER / Private Dancer]. White type along the bottom lists production, manufacturing, and copyright information. The back of the jacket has a black background with white type that lists the tracks along with additional production and manufacturing information.
2015.263.6c: An audio cassette tape case made of clear plastic on the front and black plastic on the back. A white sticker with blue handwriting on it reads [Tina / Turner] on bottom edge of case. The case has interior holders to insert an audio cassette jacket.
Place printed
United States, North and Central America
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
audio cassettes
Rock and roll (Music)
Singers (Musicians)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Timothy Anne Burnside
Object number
Restrictions & Rights
© 1983/1984 Capitol Records, Inc
Permission required for use. Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.

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