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How Did Beyonce Go From Tina Turner to 'Anna Mae'?

Frances Cudjoe Waters | Posted 02.15.2014 | Black Voices
Frances Cudjoe Waters

We are witnessing a sad development in the body of work of this icon. She sold millions as a class act. Why go down this road? Let's hope that at some point the self-respecting, empowered and empowering Beyonce will rise again.

WATCH: Tina Turner Recalls Horrifying Moment With Ike

OWN | Posted 08.27.2013 | OWN

Anna Mae Bullock's life changed forever when Ike Turner, the lead singer of a popular St. Louis band, brought her on stage and handed her a microphone...

A Celebration of George Duke, a Great Musician and Good Guy

Lionel Rolfe | Posted 10.13.2013 | Arts
Lionel Rolfe

George Duke was then Zappa's keyboardist, an integral part of the band: a good looking, sturdily built guy with a most genial manner. He seemed to like me; he'd nod at me and tell me about the "fine doobie" he had, and lead me to his van parked in the alley behind the rehearsal space.

She's Getting Married!

Posted 07.12.2013 | Celebrity

"What's love got to do with it?" Tina Turner asked nearly 30 years ago. Apparently, quite a bit because the 73-year-old legend is set to marry longtim...

Walking the Walk: Twenty Feet from Stardom

Regina Weinreich | Posted 08.17.2013 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

She may not be as famous as her sister in soul, Aretha Franklin, but that does not make Merry Clayton any less of a diva. Her story may be famous in m...

This Lady Can Rock Out And Rock Animal Print

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 01.23.2013 | Style

Is there anything Tina can't do?

From Ike & Tina Turner, John Lennon and Led Zeppelin to The Clash, The Sex Pistols and Green Day: A Conversation with Bob Gruen

Mike Ragogna | Posted 02.22.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

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35 Reasons Why Tina Turner Is 'Simply The Best'

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 11.26.2012 | Style

...and they involve a whole lotta leg.

5 Married Bandmates Who Called It Quits...On Their Marriage

Posted 12.26.2011 | Divorce

Sonic Youth's Kim Gordon and Thurston Moore, who recently split after 27 years of marriage, shocked the indie rock world, leaving many fans wondering ...

Rihanna and Chris, You Are Not Alone: Troubled Musical Couples

Shawn Amos | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Shawn Amos

While Rihanna and Chris are getting their heads on straight, here's a list of troubled relationships for them to study.

It's Showtime!

Judith Ellis | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Judith Ellis

I understand the correlation between an audition and an interview intimately. I always look at both as a performance.

Tina Turner Pens Autobiographical Musical: Ike A Wife-Beating, Cocaine-Using Drunk

NY Post | Michael Riedel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Whatever thoughts Tina Turner had about the death last week of her ex-husband, Ike Turner, she kept to herself. Her spokes woman told the BBC: "Ike an...

Ike Turner Dies

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Ike Turner, whose role as one of rock's critical architects was overshadowed by his ogrelike image as the man who brutally abused former wife and icon...