Joe Lynn Turner (August 2, 1951), is an American singer, known for his works with hard rock band Rainbow. During his career, Turner fronted pop rock band Fandango, had the short-lived collaboration for Yngwie Malmsteen's Rising Force and Deep Purple. From the mid 1990s, he worked with various musical groups (Mother's Army, Brazen Abbot, Hughes Turner Project, Sunstorm, The Jan Holberg Project), while pursuing a solo career. He is currently the vocalist for Rated X, based on Mother's Army. Their album will be released on May 2014.