Musical

The Hunter (2019)

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The Hunter is after the previously released track River Deep, Mountain High the second single to promote the Original London Cast album with music from TINA - The Tina Turner Musical. Recorded at Angel studios in London, the song was repositioned in the musical to be performed by Ike Turner (Kobna Holdbrook-Smith) and The Kings of Rhythm live at Club Manhattan in St. Louis in the 1950s, show-casing Ike’s musical genius and his role in creating the sound of tomorrow.

The Hunter
, a cover song from Albert King, was originally released in 1969 as a over six minutes version from Ike & Tina Turner, taken from the album The Hunter. The track earned the duo their first R&B Vocal Performance Grammy nomination. Kobna Holdbrook-Smith won an Olivier Award for his performance as Ike Turner in the category „Best Actor“ in 2019.

Producer: Nicholas Skilbeck, Kurt Deutsch, Tom Kelly
Release: March 2019
Label: Ghostlight Records / Sh-K-Boom Records
Format: Digital 

Track
  1. The Hunter 2:31
  2. Written by Al Jackson Jr., Booker T. Jones, C. Wells, Donald Dunn, Steve Cropper / Performed by Kobna Holdbrook-Smith & Baker Mukasa

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