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Tina Turner Feared Longtime Love Would Change Once They Wed

Rock legend Tina Turner was hesitant to walk down the aisle again because of her abusive marriage to Ike Turner.The 73-year-old entertainer made her longtime boyfriend Erwin Back wait 30 years before agreeing to exchange...

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"I didn't feel anything... At that time he was totally gone in my memory. It was almost like hearing (about) a person I didn't know anymore." Tina Turner on ex-husband Ike Turner's cocaine overdose death...

Tina Turner Marries Record Company Boss Erwin Bach In Switzerland

Tina Turner has married German record producer Erwin Bach in an exclusive ceremony on the shores of the beautiful Lake Zurich near their Kusnacht home. The pair have been dating since the eighties, with Turner...

Tina Turner And Erwin Bach's Private Wedding Celebrations To Take Place This Weekend

Tina Turner married Erwin Bach at a civil ceremony in their Swiss town. The couple have been together since 1986 after they met at a record-label party in London in the previous year.Tina Turner at...

Tina Turner Marries Erwin Bach

Tina Turner has married Erwin Bach.The 75-year-old singer tied the knot with the German record company executive, 57, - who she has been in a relationship with for 26 years - in a civil ceremony...

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"Damn CHRIS BROWN.The photo of RIHANNA is making you look like the new IKE TURNER. All jokes aside, dude is about to have BIG problems." Rapper XZIBIT sees trouble ahead for CHRIS BROWN after a...

Turner Was Recording Comeback Album With Dangermouse When He Died

IKE TURNER was working on a major comeback album with super producer DANGERMOUSE when he died in December (07). Cult indie duo The Black Keys have become the beneficiaries of Turner's final recordings after agreeing...

Coke Killed Ike

Soul pioneer Ike Turner was killed by an overdose of cocaine, it has been revealed.According to officials from the San Diego medical examiner's office, the musician's death at the age of 76 was also caused...

By on 17 January 2008

Turner Died From Cocaine Overdose

LATEST: Late R+B star IKE TURNER died from a cocaine overdose, according to officials in San Diego, California. The musician, who was once married to Tina Turner, died on 12 December (07), aged 76. Following...

Brown Or Snoop Dogg To Take Ike Turner Role?

R+B star BOBBY BROWN and rapper SNOOP DOGG are the moviemakers' favourites to replace late star IKE TURNER in new film FALLEN ANGELS. Turner - who passed away at his California home, last month (Dec07),...

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"IKE TURNER could play circles around ERIC CLAPTON, and Eric knows that." Music mogul PHIL SPECTOR in paying his respects to the late IKE TURNER at the rocking bluesman's California funeral on Friday (21Dec07).

Spector Hits Out At Turner's Critics

Music mogul PHIL SPECTOR has hit out at OPRAH WINFREY and WHOOPI GOLDBERG for "demonising" his friend IKE TURNER on their talkshows. Spector used the musician's funeral on Friday (21Dec07) to voice his anger at...

Turner Laid To Rest

IKE TURNER has been laid to rest in California with a suitably rock 'n' roll service in his honour. The musician's funeral on Friday (21Dec07) was dubbed "part memorial service, part rock concert" for its...

Turner Died During Post-breakfast Nap

IKE TURNER died in his sleep after deciding to take a nap following breakfast. The rocker passed away at his San Marcos, California home, on Wednesday (12Dec07), aged 76. Turner was with his personal assistant...

Turner Widow Begs Tina For Forgiveness

The widow of late star IKE TURNER has begged his first wife TINA to forgive him - because he "helped" her during their marriage. Rocker Ike died at his San Marcos, California home, on Wednesday...

Ike Turner Dies

Soul singer Ike Turner, the former husband of Tina Turner, has died at the age of 76.The two-time Grammy winner passed away at his home near San Diego, California, though the cause of his death...

By on 13 December 2007

Tina Turner Refuses To Pay Tribute To Dead Ike

Singing superstar TINA TURNER is refusing to comment on the passing of her ex-husband IKE TURNER - simply choosing to acknowledge his death in a brief statement. Rocker Ike died at his San Marcos, California...

Ike Turner Dead

Rocker and bluesman IKE TURNER has died at his San Marcos, California home, aged 76. The Proud Mary hitmaker was born Izear Luster Turner Jr in Clarksdale, Mississippi - the son of a trader who...

Ike Turner Dead

Rocker and bluesman IKE TURNER has died at his San Marcos, California home, aged 76. The Ike + Tina Turner star was born Izear Luster Turner Jr in Clarksdale, Mississippi and enjoyed massive chart success...

Ike Turner: 'Sorry Tina, But I Can't Undo Past'

LATEST: Soul legend IKE TURNER has publicly apologised to his ex-wife TINA for physically abusing her during their tumultuous 16-year relationship. The Proud Mary singer issued the apology following the rejection by the mayor of...

Mayor Rejects Ike Turner Honour

The mayor of St. Louis, Missouri has rejected a request to honour IKE TURNER with his own day on 2 September (07). Turner is set to perform at the Big Muddy Blues Festival in the...

Ike Turner's Career Was 'Ruined' By Biopic

Singer IKE TURNER's career was ruined by the 1993 biopic of ex-wife TINA TURNER, which depicted his abusive relationship with her. The songwriter/producer maintains he was bullied into signing a contract for What's Love Got...

Turner Complains About 'Ill Treatment' By Police

LATEST: Soul star IKE TURNER has hit out at the Los Angeles Police Department for the "ill treatment" he received after he was wrongly arrested last Tuesday (15May07). The singer was pulled over by cops...

Turner Not Angry With Police After Mistaken Arrest

LATEST: Soul star IKE TURNER insists he has no complaints after police mistakenly arrested him on an outstanding drugs charge due to a computer glitch earlier this week (begs14May07). The 75-year-old was pulled over by...

Turner 'Drug Charge' A Computer Error

LATEST: Soul star IKE TURNER was arrested on Tuesday (15May07) night on an outstanding drugs charge due to a computer glitch - the warrant was actually recalled in 1989. Turner was picked up by police...

Ike Turner In Jail On Outstanding Drug Charges

Veteran soul star IKE TURNER is in police custody without bail in Los Angeles after cops pulled him over on suspicion of speeding and found he was wanted on an outstanding drugs charge. The 75-year-old,...

Guitarist Bennie Smith Dies

Blues legend BENNIE SMITH died on Sunday (10SEP06) after suffering a heart attack. He was 72. Smith was due to perform a concert in University City, Missouri, with the Soulard Blues Band on the night...

Ike: 'I'm Nice'

Seventies star IKE TURNER has lashed out at his negative public persona, insisting he's a nice guy. Ike received a lot of negative press when his now ex-wife and bandmate TINA TURNER admitted he had...

Lecter Beats Vader In Battle Of The Bad Guys

SIR ANTHONY HOPKINS' portrayal of sinister cannibal HANNIBAL LECTER has topped DARTH VADER and FREDDY KRUEGER in a new hip-hop magazine poll to find the ultimate movie bad guy. Vibe magazine editors call THE SILENCE...

Gorillaz's Demon Days Goes Live In New York

DE LA SOUL, IKE TURNER and HAPPY MONDAYS singer SHAUN RYDER will join GORILLAZ star DAMON ALBARN to pay tribute to the animated rock group he formed with cartoonist JAMIE HEWLETT. NENEH CHERRY and ROOTS...

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