Nutbush City Limits is one of the best known album from Ike & Tina because of it’s title track about Tina’s hometown. Beside this track, a total of five songs were written by Tina. It includes also a re-recorded version of River Deep, Mountain High, which was the second single. The song „Make Me Over“ was re-recorded by Tina in 1993 under the different title „Tina’s Wish“ for the soundtrack album What’s Love Got To Do With It. The album was reissued on compact disc on different labels - among others from Raven Records on the double CD Nutbush City Limits / Feel Good in 2006.
Producer: Ike Turner for I & TT Productions Inc.
Recorded: Bolic Sound, June - September 1973
Photographer: Fred Valentine
Illustrations: Dave Willardson
Design: Lloyd Ziff
Release: November 1973 / Various, 2006 (CD)
Label: United Artists / Raven (CD)
Format: Vinyl / Cassette / Cartridge / CD
Charts: USA: #21 (r&b) / Germany: #21
He was a hipster from the big city.
She was a barefoot country girl from Nutbush, Tennessee.
He had big ideas that would lead to Hollywood and Stardom.
She could sing a song like nobody's business.
He gave her …………….direction.
She gave him……….her all.
The result: NUTBUSH (City Limits) ….
The album Ike & Tina Turner always had in them….is out.
On United Artists Records & Tapes