Joe Lynn Turner

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Birthday
2, 1951
Birthplace
Hackensack, NJ
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
2, 1951 (age 68)
Birthplace
Hackensack, NJ

About

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."

Before Fame

He played accordion and formed the band Ezra in high school.

Trivia

Once he replaced Ronnie James Dio as the vocalist for Rainbow, the band had unprecedented success in America with Top 40 hits like "Stone Cold."

Family Life

He married a woman named Maya.

Associated With

He was recruited by guitarist Ritchie Blackmore to be the new lead vocalist for Rainbow in 1981.