the morning of this wednesday in your residence of Swiss, passed away at 83 years of age the so-called “Queen of Rock & Roll”, Tina Turner, leaving his mark and an incomparable artistic legacy thanks to his own style and personality. However, in addition to her talent and her songs, the famous singer made her legs a trademark.
With their unmatched beauty and energy, Tina Turner’s legs have become an iconic part of her image and a distinctive element of her artistic persona. The impact and importance of her legs in her career have a high economic value.
At its height, Tina Turner’s legs were said to be insured for an astronomical multi-million dollar figure, thus demonstrating the symbolic value, recognition and admiration they had acquired in show business.
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The singer never confirmed it but according to rumors, it is said that Turner had her legs insured for 3.2 million dollars (more than 56 million Mexican pesos).
According to satirical web data The Onion (the equivalent of El Mundo Today in the United States) the queen of rock and roll had burned her legs to collect insurance. However, the agents would have been aware of this event because her version of her events had cracks: she assured that she had gone to do the shopping and when she had returned home they were already on fire. Humor or not, the truth is that the singer’s legs were listed as an asset.
According to these same rumors, the three million dollar insurance was made by Tina Turner when was hired by the lingerie brand Hanes, with which she earned around $20 million promoting her hosiery lines during the 1990s. At the time she was 56 years old and her legs were perfect for lingerie advertising.
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