Category: london

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Damon Albarn and Ike Turner at the Mojo Awards in 2007

Albarn presented Turner with the Legend Award. They collaborated on the song 

“Every Planet We Reach Is Dead” from the 2005 Gorillaz album Demon Days.

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Jean-Michel Basquiat photographed by

Chalkie Davies

in London, 1984. 

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The Rolling Stones at a photocall in

London

on January 11,1967

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Ike and Tina Turner in London, April 1968.  

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Musician

Eddie Cochran in London, February 1960. 

Known for his rockabilly songs

“C’mon Everybody,” “Something Else,” “Twenty Flight Rock” and “Summertime Blues,”

Cochran was on a triumphant concert tour of Britain in the spring of 1960 when he was killed in a car accident. He died on April 16, 1960 when the taxi carrying him from a show in Bristol, England, crashed en route to the airport,

he was 21.

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Ike and Tina Turner at London’s Heathrow airport in October 1975.

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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 persona “Tina Turner.”

Ike and Tina Turner during their UK tour with the Rolling Stones in 1966.

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The Rolling Stones performing on Ready Steady Go! at Wembley Studios in London on October 7, 1966.

Backstage The Top of the Pops

The Rolling Stones (1964)

The Supremes (1965)

Ike & Tina Turner (1966)

Cher (1966)

Jimi Hendrix (1967)

Shirley Bassey (1968)