Album

Golden Empire (1985)

Ike & Tina Turner - Golden Empire - Album

Golden Empire is a collection of rock and r&b standard like Faye Adams Shake A Hand, contemporary tunes including Stefie Wonders Living For The City and funky, witty Ike Turner originals. Beside previously released songs, it features also a lot of unreleased material, available for the first time on this two record set. All tracks are re-mastered and remixed by Striped Horse Records chief Carlo Nasi and Philadelphia International veteran engineer Don Murray. Over the years, a total of four singles were released.

Producer: Ike Turner
Recorded: Bolic Sound Studios
Remix: Carlo Nasi, Don Murray
Design: New Eyes
Release: November 1985
Label: Striped Horse / Teldec
Format: 2 Vinyl / Cassette / CD

Volume 1
Side A
  1. Mississippi Rolling Stone 3:41
  2. Written by T. Seals, D. Goodman / Original album: "Sweet Rhode Island Red"
  3. Living For The City 3:42
  4. Written by Steve Wonder / Original album: "Sweet Rhode Island Red" / Single release in 1986
  5. Golden Empire 3:48
  6. Written by Ike Turner / Previously Unreleased Single release in 1986
  7. I’m Looking For My Mind 3:11
  8. Written by Ike Turner / Previously Unreleased
  9. Shake A Hand 3:38
  10. Written by Morris / Previously Unreleased / Single release in 1986
Side B
  1. Bootsie Whitelaw 4:05
  2. Written by Ike Turner / Original album: "Acid Queen"
  3. Too Much Man For One Woman 3:06
  4. Written by Tina Turner / Original album: "Delilah’s Power"
  5. I Know (You Don’t Want Me No More) 3:27
  6. Written by George / Original album: "The Hunter"
  7. Rockin’ And Rollin’ 3:16
  8. Written by Ike Turner / Original album: "Acid Queen"
  9. Never Been To Spain 3:00
  10. Written by H. Axton / Original album: "Delilah’s Power"
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Volume 2
Side A
  1. Sugar, Sugar 2:43
  2. Written by J. Berry, A. Kim / Original album: "Delilah’s Power"
  3. Push 5:06
  4. Written by Ike Turner / Previously Unreleased
  5. Raise Your Hand 2:31
  6. Written by Ike Turner / Previously Unreleased / Single release in 2005
  7. Tina’s Prayer 3:04
  8. Written by Ike Turner / Previously Unreleased
  9. Chicken 3:22
  10. Written by Ike Turner / Previously Unreleased
Side B Side A
  1. If You Want It 2:39
  2. Written by Ike Turner / Previously Unreleased
  3. Let’s Get It On 2:43
  4. Written by Ike Turner / Original album: "Acid Queen" / Lead vocals by Ike & Tina Turner
  5. You’re Up To Something 3:52
  6. Written by Ike Turner / Previously Unreleased
  7. You’re Still My Baby 2:12
  8. Written by Chuck Willis / Original album: "The Hunter"
  9. Jesus 3:28
  10. Written by Ike Turner / Previously Unreleased / Lead vocals by Ike Turner

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