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Sonny Turner

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"I was told I wasn't plus size enough" - Sonny Turner

PLT: Behind Closed Doors

This week we're focusing on body positivity and the importance of owning our own bodies. Joining us this week is the gorgeous Sonny Turner. She explains how she's felt the need to 'prove she's plus size' over the years, struggles she's faced being mis-represented in the media, and how she became the incredible model she is today.

40mins

23 Feb 2021

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Sonny Turner: That Lady Almost Just Dropped to the Floor

Shefik presents Invocation: The Journey Continues

Love - Sonny Turner is best known for replacing Tony Williams as lead singer of The Platters. The group had 40 charting singles on the Billboard Hot 100, including four no. 1 hits, and were, for a period of time, the most successful vocal group in the world. (Producer: Shefik)

2mins

26 Jun 2020

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Sonny Turner: Blood, Sweat and Tears

Shefik presents Invocation: The Journey Continues

Love - Sonny Turner is best known for replacing Tony Williams as lead singer of The Platters. The group had 40 charting singles on the Billboard Hot 100, including four no. 1 hits, and were, for a period of time, the most successful vocal group in the world. (Producer: Shefik)

1min

26 Jun 2020

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Sonny Turner: The Important Thing Is to Be Identified for One's Ability

Shefik presents Invocation: The Journey Continues

Identity - Sonny Turner is best known for replacing Tony Williams as lead singer of The Platters. The group had 40 charting singles on the Billboard Hot 100, including four no. 1 hits, and were, for a period of time, the most successful vocal group in the world. (Producer: Shefik)

2mins

26 Jun 2020

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Ep. 1906 - USCoC ON AIR - The Interviews - Sonny Turner

USCoC ON AIR

Sonny Turner, former lead singer of The Platters.

40mins

10 May 2020

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Fashion Fix: Body Positivity with Sonny Turner

Beauty Fix with Naomi Shimada

Model and activist Charli Howard sets out on her mission to right the wrongs of the fashion industry by asking if it’s possible to look good and feel good.Charli always dreamed of being a model but she reveals how, to make her dreams a reality, she was pushed into being thin rather than being healthy. One day a pair of leather trousers, a phone call and a social media post changed everything.She chats to fellow model, Sonny Turner, who never wanted to be thin. Sonny wanted to be curvy. Really curvy. The two models take time out for a trip to the spa to chill out and chat curves, Kardashians and cat-fishing.Presenter: Charli HowardProducer: Kirsty McQuireEditor: Rebecca StratfordIf you are affected by issues raised in this episode you can get more information at www.bbc.co.uk/actionline.

23mins

20 Sep 2019

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37. Breaking Bread with Bono Featuring Sonny Turner

Breaking Bread With Bono

A New Stars Talk, Wine & Dine Show from Celebrity Table 30 in the Bootlegger Italian Bistro on the Las Vegas Strip

59mins

24 May 2019

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Sonny Turner, Original Lead Singer of The Platters - STNJ Epidsode 277

All Access with State Theatre New Jersey

The Golden Oldies Spectacular returns to The State on March 2! Sonny Turner, the original lead singer of The Platters joins us to chat about how he enjoys how he is able to constantly perform with friends from back in the day and what it's like having a resurgence of touring and traveling.

16mins

21 Feb 2019

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Talking With Sonny Turner – February 9, 2017

Talk About Las Vegas with Ira

This week, Ira spoke with Sonny Turner. Legendary vocalist Sonny Turner, former lead singer of The Platters, performs in the Access Showroom at Aliante Casino February 11.Turner hit the national scene in 1959, when he was selected from 100 prospects to replace The Platters’ original lead singer, Tony Williams. Starting at age 19, Turner toured […]

26mins

10 Feb 2017