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Buyer's Guide: Ike & Tina Turner

From their explosive, raw beginnings to their final R&B hurrah, Ike and Tina crossed many musical genres…

FROM CLARKSDALE, Mississippi, pianist/guitarist Ike Turner, with his Kings Of Rhythm, was instrumental in the birth of rock’n’roll, backing vocalist Jackie Brenston on Rocket 88, a US R&B No.1 hit in 1951, widely acknowledged as the first recording of the genre.


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