Lead & Background Vocals
essence of soul. That is Joe Turner. His experienced, distinctive vocals
tie Roots101 back to its roots in Soul & R&B music. A seasoned
veteran, with experience ranging from shared billing with Smokey Robinson
& the Miracles, The Temptations and The Jackson 5, to receiving dramatic
recognition for his theatrical portrayal of Oedipus Rex Joe Turner
is the consummate performer.
draftsman by trade, Joe's been in love with music for as long as he
can remember. He grew up with his ear glued to the radio, and in his
youth, founded his own musical group, Platinum. From the 'old skool',
Joe's soulful lyrical stylings bring to Roots101 a sound that both takes
you back and propels you forward all the while.