Oprah Pays Off $58,000 in Debt for a Domestic Abuse Survivor

Aired on 05/02/1997 | CC
In 1997, when Tina Turner's Wildest Dreams tour kicked off in Houston, The Oprah Winfrey Show couldn't miss an opportunity to play groupie! One special fan, Mattie Butler, was awarded a special backstage pass to Tina's opening night—but that's not all the single mom, domestic violence survivor and soon-to-be college grad received...See Mattie's stunned reaction when Oprah announces that the show has also paid down all $58,585.87 of her debt!