Category: ikettes

Ike and Tina Turner performing in 1971.(Phot…

Ike and Tina Turner performing in 1971.

(Photos

by David Redfern) 

Former Ikette P.P. Arnold receives a kiss from…

Former Ikette P.P. Arnold receives a kiss from her new husband, manager Jim Morrison (left) and Barry Gibb of the Bee Gees pop group on her wedding day in October 1968.

Tina Turner performing at the “Soul to Soul”…

Tina Turner performing at the “Soul to Soul” concert in Accra, Ghana on March 6, 1971.

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Ike & Tina Turner on ABC In Concert (1974)

twixnmix:Ike and Tina Turner photographed by G…

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Ike and Tina Turner photographed by Gjon Mili for

LIFE

Magazine, 1970.

Ike & Tina Turner performing in Paris (1…

Ike & Tina Turner performing

in Paris (1972)

Ike and Tina Turner performing at the Hammersm…

Ike and Tina Turner performing at the Hammersmith Odeon in London, October 1975.

Ike designed Tina’s dress. He made up the stage name Tina because it rhymed with the name Sheena. He was inspired by “Sheena, Queen of the Jungle”

to create the image “Tina Turner.”

The Ike & Tina Turner Revue on ‘The …

The Ike & Tina Turner Revue on ‘The Ed Sullivan Show’ in New York on January 11, 1970.

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Ike and Tina Turner performing in London on October 28, 1975.

Photos by Michael Putland

Tina Turner during the live recording of Ike…

Tina Turner during the live recording of Ike & Tina Turner’s album ‘In Person’ at Basin Street West in San Francisco, 1969.

Photos by Ed Caraeff