Joe Lynn Turner

Joe Lynn Turner Wiki/Profile
Name/Famous asJoe Lynn Turner
OccupationRock Singer
BornHackensack, NJ
Country/NationalityNJ
BirthdayAugust 2, 1951
HoroscopeLeo
Age68 years old
Other NameJoe, Turner

Joe Lynn Turner Net Worth, Biography, Age, Height, body measurements, family, career, Income, Cars, Lifestyles & many more details. He was recruited by guitarist Ritchie Blackmore to be the new lead vocalist for Rainbow in 1981.

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Joe Lynn Turner Biography

Joe Lynn Turner is best known as a Rock Singer. Singer from New Jersey best known as the frontman for the rock band Rainbow. As a solo artist he has released albums like 1998’s “Hurry Up and Wait.” Joe Lynn Turner was born on August 2, 1951 in Hackensack, NJ. He played accordion and formed the band Ezra in high school. Joe Lynn Turner is one of the most successful Rock Singer. He has ranked on the list of famous people who were born on August 2, 1951.

Joe Lynn Turner (born Joseph Arthur Mark Linquito, August 2, 1951) is an American singer, guitarist, songwriter, and producer. He is known for his work in the hard rock bands Rainbow, Yngwie J. Malmsteen and Deep Purple. During his career, Turner fronted and played guitar with pop rock band Fandango in the late 1970s; and in the early 1980s, he became a member of Rainbow, fronting the band and writing songs with guitarist, Ritchie Blackmore and bassist, and producer, Roger Glover. After Rainbow had disbanded (the first time) in March 1984, he pursued a solo career, released one album, Rescue You, and then later did session work, singing background vocals for the likes of Billy Joel, Cher, and Michael Bolton. On the advice of Bolton, Turner began recording jingles for radio and television. Other songs he had composed or through collaboration with songwriters like Desmond Child and Jack Ponti were being recorded and released by international recording artists Jimmy Barnes, Lee Aaron, and Bonfire. Turner had a short-lived association with neoclassical metal guitarist Yngwie Malmsteen and then Deep Purple. From the mid-1990s, he resumed his solo career, releasing an additional nine studio and two live recordings. Turner did other session work, appearing as lead vocalist on tribute albums and working on projects involving various musical groups including progressive rock band Mother’s Army; Bulgarian hard rock band Brazen Abbot; funk rock duo Hughes Turner Project; and classic rock/ progressive rock band Rated X. In 2006, Frontiers Records approached Turner to become involved with the AOR side project Sunstorm. By 2016, four albums under the Sunstorm name had been released. That same year, Turner released The Sessions via Cleopatra Records featuring a veritable who’s who of classic rock royalty as guest musicians, before resuming his seemingly constant touring schedule back in Europe.

In 2000, Turner first approached former Trapeze and Deep Purple bassist, Glenn Hughes to perform some live dates in Japan in support of Turner’s sixth solo album, Holy Man. In 2001, the pair formed Hughes Turner Project. The collaboration resulted in two studio albums (HTP and HTP2) and a live album (Live In Tokyo) between 2001 and 2003. In 2005, Hughes and Turner collaborated once more on the Russian studio project Michael Men Project’s album Made in Moscow.

He also has a position among the list of Most popular Rock Singer. Joe is 1 of the famous people in our database with the age of 68 years old.

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Turner, like millions of other teenagers in the 1960s, garnered admiring eyes through playing music. Growing up in an Italian-American home, where Frank Sinatra, Enrico Caruso, and other Italian musical heroes were second only to the Church in reverence, Turner realized that music was the path to popularity. In high school, he formed the band, Ezra, performing original material and cover songs. He played the accordion as a child, grew up with an appreciation for classic R&B and became an accomplished guitarist in his early teens. He was once influenced primarily by such artists as Led Zeppelin, Jimi Hendrix and Free.

The May 11, 2000 PBS show Between the Lions, featured his vocal on the song “Clobbered” in the Season 1, Episode 29 episode entitled, Giants and Cubs. Another song, “Very Loud, Very Big, Very Metal,” was also featured.

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In March 1977, Fandango, a band described as an eclectic mix of R&B, pop, country, jazz and melodic rock, signed their first recording contract with RCA Records. Turner sang and played guitar on the band’s four albums. Fandango toured with numerous artists including The Allman Brothers Band, The Marshall Tucker Band, The Beach Boys and Billy Joel.

Age, Height & Measurements

Joe Lynn Turner current age 68 years old years old. He born under the Leo horoscope as Joe's birth date is August 2. Joe Lynn Turner height 4 Feet 5 Inches (Approx) & weight 114 lbs (51.7 kg) (Approx.). Right now we don't know about body measurements. We will update in this article.

After Fandango split, He received a phone call from British guitarist Ritchie Blackmore. This resulted in an audition and Turner was immediately enlisted in Rainbow. The band, while popular in Europe and Japan, had not reached the same level of success in the US before Turner joined. With his contributions (largely considered more pop-oriented), the group was catapulted to a new level of American success. Several tracks from albums with Turner reached the Top 20 on rock radio charts in the early to mid-80’s. “Stone Cold” became Rainbow’s first Top 40 hit and the band’s videos were played on heavy rotation on MTV. Turner recorded three studio albums with Rainbow: Difficult to Cure, Straight Between the Eyes, and Bent Out of Shape, which featured the single, “Street of Dreams”. Rainbow disbanded in 1984.

Height5 Feet 10 Inches (Approx)
Weight158 lbs (71.6 kg) (Approx)
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Dress SizeXXS
Shoe Size5.5 (US), 4.5 (UK), 38 (EU), 24 (CM)

In 1985, after the break-up of Rainbow, Turner released a solo album, Rescue You, produced by Roy Thomas Baker, known for his work with Queen and The Cars. He co-wrote most of the songs with keyboardist Al Greenwood (Foreigner). The first single, “Endlessly,” received extensive airplay on radio and MTV. Tours with Night Ranger and Pat Benatar and an acting role in the TV movie Blue Deville followed.

Joe Lynn Turner Net Worth

Estimated Net Worth: $1-2 Million

Joe Lynn Turner net worth has been growing significantly. Joe Lynn Turner’s most of wealth comes from being a successful Rock Singer. We have estimated Joe's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.

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That same year (1987), he joined Yngwie Malmsteen’s Rising Force and recorded the album Odyssey. The brief tour that followed the release of the album included a concert in Leningrad which was recorded and then released as Trial by Fire (1989). In 1989, he left the band and then joined Deep Purple. Turner recorded one album, Slaves and Masters (1990). The album peaked at No. 87 on the Billboard Charts, and a relatively successful tour followed in 1991, but Turner left the band in late 1992. He has also put out three albums for the progressive rock band Mother’s Army, featuring Jeff Watson, Bob Daisley, and Carmine Appice.

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In 1987 Turner also supplied backing vocals to the Michael Bolton album The Hunger. He appeared on the tracks “Hot Love” and “Gina”.

He also worked with Brazen Abbot, led by Bulgarian guitarist Nikolo Kotzev. Contributing songs he wrote or co-wrote with producer, Bob Held, Turner sang those songs on four studio albums including, Eye of the Storm (1996); Bad Religion (1997); Guilty As Sin (2003); and My Resurrection (2005). In 2001, Turner took part in the role of “The Narrator” in the rock opera, Nikolo Kotzev’s Nostradamus. Turner also fronted the band for a majority of their live performances in Bulgaria. As a result, Turner appears on the 2005 documentary style/live performance DVD release entitled, A Decade of Brazen Abbot, as well as the 2015 studio/live compilation release of 20 Years of Brazen Abbot.

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