Besides her killer voice, did you know she is also well known for her flawless, sexy legs? She became the spokeswoman/model for Hanes Hosiery in 1997. Her name: Anna Mae Bullock but best known by her stage name ...
Tina Turner As a featured singer with Ike Turner's Kings of Rhythm, Tina Turner's musical career began in the mid-50s. Her first recording took place in 1958 under the name "Little Ann". In 1960, her introduction to the public was alongside Ike as a member of the Ike & Tina Turner Revue.
One of the world's most popular entertainers, she is also been referred to as The Queen of Rock 'n' Roll.
Today in Music History: September 1
1984 After a 25-year career, Tina Turner had her first solo No.1 single in the US with 'What's Love Got To Do With It'. This song was originally written for Cliff Richard, however the song was rejected. It was then offered to Donna Summer, who has stated she sat with it for a couple of years but never recorded it.
1956 19-year-old Jerry Lee Lewis arrived at Sun Records hoping for an audition, only to find that owner Sam Phillips was on vacation in Florida. Jerry Lee recorded some demos that Phillips would hear when he returned. The rest is another day in music history!
The "Killer" - 1957
And the music goes on beating to the rhythm of the changing times...