*Oprah Winfrey spent part of her weekend shutting down false rumors that her friend Tina Turner had suffered a stroke.
Reports began surfacing Friday that the 74-year-old icon suffered a stroke while at her home in Zurich, Switzerland. However, when a Twitter user asked about the news, Oprah sprung into action to shut the rumor down.
“Tina had a bad flu weeks ago. She’s recovered. And LIVING life! Sent me a single long-stem red rose for my birthday,” Winfrey tweeted.
Turner, who wed longtime boyfriend Erwin Bach last year, has been keeping a low profile in her adopted Switzerland since retiring in 2009.