December 12th, 2007

Ike Turner, Rock n Roll legend and Gorillaz collaborator, dies age 76

Ike Turner, the musician, bandleader, talent scout and record producer best known for his work with former wife Tina Turner, died at his home on Wednesday (December 12), according to The Associated Press. He was 76.
.Ike was a true Rock n Roll legend and working with Gorillaz on their second album track Every Planet We Reach Is Dead, both live and in concert, was only one of the last in a series of startling, innovative collaborations in a consistently brilliant musical career. Read more about the man on wikipedia here or remember him via his music: Every Planet We Reach Is Dead at Demon Days live from Manchester Opera House below;-

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