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Ike Turner
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Musician
    (November 5, 1931-December 12, 2007)
    Birth name is Izear Luster Turner, Jr.
    Moved to St. Louis (1954)
    He worked with the Rolling Stones, Elton John, Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, Elvis Presley, Janis Joplin, Natalie Cole, the Yardbird, Miles David, Roberta Flack and, of course, Tina Turner
    Wrote the book 'Takin' Back My Name' (1998)
    He dubbed himself 'The Father of Rock and Roll.'
    He sported a Jerri Curl hair style.
    He dressed like a pimp.
    He beat women up.
    He married Tina Turner even though he was still legally married to someone else.
    The movie 'What's Love Got to Do with It' is based on his violent relationship with Tina Turner.
    His abuse of Tina almost lead to her committing suicide.
    He divorced.
    He drops names like it's nothing on his website.
    He fired Jimi Hendrix from his band, the Kings of Rhythm.
    He was called 'one of the most dehumanized figures in rock history.'
    He was a coke addict for many years.
    His father was murdered by a gang of white supremacists.
    'Rocket 88' has been called 'the first true rock & roll record.'
    He learned how to play the piano as a teenager.
    Elvis as a 'young, white truck driver,' was a fan of his.
    Little Richard called him 'the man.'
    B.B. King said that he was 'the best band leader I've ever seen.'
    He, along with Tina Turner, were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (1991).
    He was portrayed by Laurence Fishburne in 'What's Love Got to Do with It.'

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