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Race Riots Drive Ike & Tina to Britain

Alan Walsh, Melody Maker, 27 April 1968

THERE'S A good chance the Ike and Tina Turner band and the Ikettes will be spending some time in Europe this summer... because of America's race-riot fears.

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