Tina Turner is an American-born Swiss singer, songwriter, and actress. Widely referred to as the "Queen of Rock 'n' Roll", she is regarded as one of the greatest music artists of the 20th century. Ike & Tina Turner were an American musical duo consisting of husband and wife Ike Turner and Tina Turner. From to , they performed live as the Ike. Turner began her career with Ike Turner's Kings of Rhythm in Under the name Little Ann, she appeared on her first record, "Boxtop", in In , she. Arriving in Dallas during the summer of , Tina fled from Ike after a fight and managed to get to safety at a Ramada Inn with practically no. As husband and wife, Ike & Tina Turner headed up one of the most potent live acts on the R&B circuit during the '60s and early '70s. Listen to music by Ike & Tina Turner on Apple Music. Find top songs and albums by Ike & Tina Turner including River Deep Mountain High, Proud Mary and more. Explore releases from Ike & Tina Turner at Discogs. Shop for Vinyl, CDs and more from Ike & Tina Turner at the Discogs Marketplace. Editorial Reviews. Released in , these songs crackle with style and passion. Workin' Together was Ike & Tina Turner's most successful album, living in the. She soon became a permanent addition and was the lead singer on their first single, “A Fool in Love”. At Ike's suggestion, she became “Tina Turner,” and as soon. Ike and Tina Turner were such a presence onstage that even their own albums don't do them justice. The explosive duo made such enduring hits as “River.