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Obituaries: Ike Turner

Headlines from today’s obituaries for Ike Turner, rocker and onetime husband of Tina Turner:

“Ike Turner, a rock ‘n’ roll pioneer known for his infamy, dies at 76.” –The Associated Press

“Rock pioneer was known for abusing wife Tina Turner.”
The Los Angeles Times

“Rock’s villain Ike Turner departs in shadow of infamy.”
The Melbourne Sun

“One of R&B’s greats, one of wedlock’s worst.”
The Philadelphia Inquirer

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