Biography - A Short Wiki
Bandleader, singer, songwriter, and producer who worked in many different genres, like funk and blues. He released “Rocket 88.”
He was married six times: first to Lorraine Taylor, then to Bonnie Mae Wilson, to Tina Turner, to Margaret Ann Thomas, to Jeanette Bazzell, and finally to Audrey Madison. He had a total of seven children.
How did Ike Turner die?
Ike Turner's death was caused by drug overdose.
|Cause of death||Drug Overdose|
|Age of death||76 years|
|Birthday||November 5, 1931|
|Death date||December 12, 2007|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
I can put a hip-hop beat to reggae. That is, I can have real reggae in the drums and in the rhythm, and on top of it I can put The Rolling Stones’ feeling, anyone’s feeling on top. Nobody has ever done this before, man.Ike Turner
They have all different names for music. I think the music I’m going to change the style with is going to be really, really big-years and years after I’m gone.Ike Turner
I’m just beginning to develop callouses on my fingers, because I haven’t played a lot.Ike Turner
In China, when you get to the airport everyone be talking in American slang.Ike Turner
Walt Disney got away with portraying me in the light that they were portraying me in. I have always been a fighter, so… But I have no regrets, man. It’s just like God brought me through the drugs, I know he’ll bring me through this.Ike Turner