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  1. Turner Adds New Concert Dates To Tour

    September 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Tina Turner has added eight concert dates to her upcoming North American tour, which is scheduled to launch Oct. 1 at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo. The singer's 36-date arena trek wraps with a Dec. 12-13 stand at the Air Canada Centre ...

  2. Aussie Pop Vocalist Christie Allen Dies

    August 14, 2008 12:00 AM EDT One of Australia's biggest names in the late Seventies pop-disco boom, Christie Allen, has died in Western Australia after a five month battle with pancreatic cancer. She was 54. U.K.-born Allen was the first female pop singer signed to Micha ...

  3. Tina Turner Plots First Tour in Eight Years

    May 02, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Tina Turner will indeed embark on her first tour in eight years this fall, beginning Oct. 1 at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo. The arena tour will be promoted by AEG Live, sources confirm, and will include close to 40 shows in North America, ...

  4. Ike Turner's Death Tied To Cocaine

    January 16, 2008 12:00 AM EST Rock 'n' roll pioneer Ike Turner's death last month at age 76 was caused by a cocaine overdose, the San Diego County Medical Examiner's office said Wednesday. "We are listing that he abused cocaine, and that's what re ...

  5. Musician Ike Turner Dies At 76

    December 12, 2007 12:00 AM EST Ike Turner, whose role as one of rock's critical architects was overshadowed by his ogre-like image as the man who brutally abused former wife and icon Tina Turner, died today (Dec. 12) at his home in suburban San Diego. He was 76. "He d ...

  6. Crosstown Invests In Reid

    May 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Crosstown Songs has purchased an ownership interest in the copyrights of John Reid, co-writer of such songs as Kelly Clarkson's "A Moment Like This" and Tina Turner's "When the Heartache Is Over." Sony/ATV Music conti ...

  7. Primary Wave Seals Deal With Knight

    March 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Larry Mestel's Primary Wave Music Publishing has acquired 50% of famed songwriter Holly Knight's interest in songs she has co-written for such icons as Tina Turner and Heart. The publisher paid a sum in the "significant seven-figure ...