Ike Turner

Ike Turner

American musician (1931–2007)
Mercurial guitarist, bandleader, and songwriter who was a pioneering figure in rock and R&B, with and without Tina Turner.
BornNovember 5, 1931
HometownClarksdale, Mississippi, United States of America
Net worth$500 thousand
Height6'2" (1.88m)
SpouseAudrey Madison Turner (m 2006 - 2007) , Jeanette Bazzell Turner (m 1995 - 2000) , Tina Turner (m 1962 - 1978)
ChildrenRonnie Turner
ParentsRev. Izear Luster Sr. Turner , Beatrice Cushenberry
Profile

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Videos

'Tina': New documentary explores successes and struggles of global superstar

A new documentary shines a spotlight on Tina Turner's ascent to stardom, as well as her abusive relationship with Ike Turner. It mixes intimate interviews with the now 81-year-old singer-songwriter and those close to her, as well as rare archival footage. FRANCE 24's Jennifer Ben Brahim spoke to the directors of the documentary to find out more.
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Albums

Down & Out: Recordings 1951-1959
Down & Out: Recordings 1951-1959
2012
Too Hot To Hold
Too Hot To Hold
2011
Rhino Hi-Five: Ike & Tina Turner [Live]
Rhino Hi-Five: Ike & Tina Turner [Live]
2007
Trailblazer
Trailblazer
1991
Edge
Edge
1980
Sweet Rhode Island Red/The Gospel According To Ike & Tina
Sweet Rhode Island Red/The Gospel According To Ike & Tina
1974
Black Man's Soul
Black Man's Soul
1969
Early Years
Early Years
2021
Complete Pompeii Recordings 1968-1969
Complete Pompeii Recordings 1968-1969
2016
Golden Hits
Golden Hits
2016
Special Edition
Special Edition
2016
Cobra Sessions
Cobra Sessions
2014
On the Road
On the Road
2013
Rocket 88: 1951-1960 R&B and Rock & Roll Sides
Rocket 88: 1951-1960 R&B and Rock & Roll Sides
2012
What You Hear is What You Get: Live At Carnegie Hall
What You Hear is What You Get: Live At Carnegie Hall
2012
Studio Productions: New Orleans and Los Angeles 1963-1965
Studio Productions: New Orleans and Los Angeles 1963-1965
2012
Real Gone Rocket: Session Man Extraordinaire: Selected Singles 1951-59
Real Gone Rocket: Session Man Extraordinaire: Selected Singles 1951-59
2012
Blues Roots/Bad Dreams
Blues Roots/Bad Dreams
2012
Jack Rabbit Blues: The Singles 1958 To 1960
Jack Rabbit Blues: The Singles 1958 To 1960
2011
Rock-A-Bucket
Rock-A-Bucket
2011
That Kat Sure Could Play!: The Singles 1951-1957
That Kat Sure Could Play!: The Singles 1951-1957
2011
Remembered
Remembered
2009
Raise Your Hand (U Got To)
Raise Your Hand (U Got To)
2009
Live in Concert
Live in Concert
2008
Classic Early Sides 1952-1957
Classic Early Sides 1952-1957
2008