Facts of Tina Turner
|Full Name||Tina Turner|
|Birth Name||Anna Mae Bullock|
|Birth City||Nutbush, Tennessee|
|Father Name||Zelma Priscilla Currie|
|Mother Name||Floyd Richard Bullock|
|No Of Children||4|
|Awards||Grammy Awards,Grammy Hall of Fame|
|Sibilings||sister Ailene Bullock|
|Filmography||Last Hero Action,Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome,Tommy|
|Education||Flagg Grove School|
|Date of Birth||November 26,1939|
|Married Date||July 4,2013|
How Much Is The Net Worth Of Tina Turner?
Tina Turner is an American born Swiss musician whose net worth is $250 million as of 2019. She is widely noted for her "swagger, sensuality, gravelly vocals and unstoppable energy” according to Rolling Stones.
Turner was ranked 17th on The Rolling Stone's list of "2008 The 100 Greatest Singers of All Time". Not only that, she is placed on the 63rd position on Rolling Stone’s list of the 100 greatest artists of all time.
The Queen Of Rock And Roll Tina Turner-Her Earnings And Income Source
Tina Turner is estimated to have a net worth of $250 million according to Celebrity Net Worth whereas other sources like The Richest claim her fortune to be $200 million.
She mainly earns from her former career as a Swiss Singer and actress.
Income From Musical Career
Turner started her musical career in 1958 featuring singer Ike Turner’s American rhythm and blues and soul group, King of Rhythm. Although, she made her debut as a singer through song Little Ann but her official professional career began in 1960 as a member of Ike & Tina Turner Revue.
She has worked under the recording labels like Virgin, Capitol, Parlophone and United Artists. Some of her notable albums and their earnings are:
|1984||Private Dancer||$23 million|
|1986||Break Every Rule||$2.1 million|
|1989||Foreign Affair||$6.5 million|
|1991||Simply the best||$7.6 million|
|1993||What’s Love Got to do||$2.25 million|
|1996||Wildest Dreams||$2.25 million|
|1999||Twenty Four Seven||$2.75 million|
|2004||All the Best||$2.3 million|
She retired from her musical career in 2009 with some of the greatest hits including The Best – Edit, What’s Love Got to Do with, Proud Mary, Nutbush City limits, River Deep – Mountain, Better Be Good to Me and many others.
Before her retirement, she has contributed 10 studio albums, 2 live albums, 6 complication albums, 17 video albums, 46 music videos, 68 singles, and 2 soundtrack albums.
Income From Appearance, Movies, And TV series
The musician turned actress Tina Turner also makes huge sum of money from her contribution to the movie industry. So far she has appeared in movies and TV series like Last Hero Action, Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome, Tommy, The Big T.N.T Show, and Gimme Shelter among others.
She also boosted her fortune from her appearance in the cover photo of a fashion and lifestyle magazine Vogue in 2013. She was named as the oldest person to feature on the cover of Vogue at the age of 73.
Tour Earnings, Ticket & Merchandise Sales
The former singer Turner added more than half of her net worth from the tours earnings, merchandise sales, concerts, ticket sales, and performances. In her musical career, she went for 11 tours.
|1985||Private Dancer Tour||$7.3 million|
|1987||Every Rule World Tour||$5.54 million|
|1996||Wildest Dreams Tour||$100 million|
|2000||Twenty Four Seven Tour||$80 million|
|2008||Tina!: 50th Anniversary Tour||$84.8 million|
Although her exact earnings from the tickets are yet to be disclosed she is ranked #1 on the list of highest ticket selling female performers in history. Moreover, she also held a record on the Guinness Books Of World Record for the largest paid audience for a solo performer in 1988 with around 180 thousand attendees.
Simply the Best singer partnered with several online clothing stores like Red Bubble and Brava Dousa. Her merch like cups, jackets, T-shirts, Shirts, Hoodies on the site sells at the price range of $3 to $69.88.
Social Media Earnings And Endorsements Deals
Turner is actively keeping up with her fans through her social media platforms. Furthermore, she has monetized her time spent on social media accounts.
From Instagram, Tina Turner makes $953.25 to $1,588.75 per sponsored post with her 319 thousand followers.
Likewise, Turner also launched her own YouTube Channel in 2009 with the name Tina Turner Official. She is claimed to make the payroll of $716 to $11.5 thousand per month and is reported to earn $8.6 thousand to $137.4 thousand per year.
So far, the All the Best Singer has endorsed and promoted brands like Plymouth, Hanes, Pepsi, and many others. She has also made a gigantic sum of money by appearing in several commercials of Pepsi, Plymouth Commercials, and Modern Love ads.
Tina Turner is also involved in several charity works including Caudwell Children and United Service Organization.
How Lavish Is The Life Of Tina Turner? Lifestyle, Houses, And Cars
Tina Turner currently lives in her Switzerland house. She owns a lavish mansion worth at the range of $20 million to $35 million. Her residence features luxurious rooms and outdoor swimming pools with Jacuzzi.
Besides those, she also owned houses in France and Los Angeles. Her Los Angeles home is claimed to cost $850 thousand. Furthermore, her France accommodation boasts a swimming pool, Jacuzzi, and also a private lake.
A source reported that Turner is not a vehicle type of person. In the peak time of her career, she only drove G-Wagon ($124 thousand to $147 thousand). Later, she bought a Mercedes-Benz 280 GE for $125 thousand, two Jaguar cars at the price range of $50 thousand.
Tina Turner Has Insured Her Legs: Leg Insurance And Taxes
According to a trusted site, the Swiss singer benefited the tax breaks of 20 years in Switzerland. Previously, she owned an American Nationality but was a resident of Switzerland. And in 2013, she was given Swiss citizenship after relinquishing her American nationality.
For more than 20 years, she resided in Switzerland without paying the 40 % personal income tax rate of Switzer land.
Tina Turner is mostly known for her trademark legs. Moreover, her legs were once regarded as the most famous legs in the show business, remarked by 43rd president of the United States, George W. Bush in an event at the John Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.
The Personal Life Of Tina Turner
Tina Turner aka Anna Mae Bullock was born on 26 November 1939 in Nutbush, Tennessee, the United States. She was born in an American family consisting of mother Zelma Priscilla Currie, father Floyd Richard Bullock and sister Ailene Bullock.
Who Is Tina Turner Married To?
Married Life With Erwin Bach:
Tina Turner is married to German music executive Erwin Bach. Turner and her now-husband started dating in 1987 and after around 27 years of their romantic relationship, the couple married on 4 July 2013.
They now partner exchanged their vows at the bank of Lake Zurich, Kusnacht, northern Switzerland.
Married Life With Ike Turner: Divorce, Children, And Debt
Regarding her previous relationship, she was married to late American musician Ike Turner. They were married for 16 years from 26 November 1962 to 29 March 1978. They said, I do, in 1962 at Tijuana after the birth of their son Ronnie Turner.
The ex-couple split in 1976 after they end up in a fight on the way to Dallas Statler Hilton. After a few weeks of separation in 1976 with only $0.36 and a Mobil credit card, she filed for divorce citing irreconcilable differences.
In her divorce petition, she asked for $1 thousand per month child support, $4 thousand alimony per month and sole custody of her sons Craig and Ronnie.
Sadly Turner’s son Craig committed suicide at the age of 59 years old. She spread the ashes of her son on the coast of California after his death.
Did You Know? Back in 1999, Roseanne Barr made Ike apologize to Tina on her show, The Roseanne Barr Show for slapping and beating Tina.
You would be surprised to know that she was in debt after she gave off her share of Bolic Sound recording studio, publishing companies, and real estate. Following her divorce with Ike, she and the ones who invested in her lost money. The investors sued a lawsuit on her to recoup their losses.
Three weeks after her wedding with Erwin Bach, she suffered a stroke in 2013. Later in 2016, it was diagnosed that she had intestinal cancer and kidney failure.
Turner even signed for an assisted suicide as her chances of receiving a kidney were too low. But, her life partner and spouse, Bach offered his kidney. The transplant took place on 7 April 2017.
How Old Is Tina Turner? Age, Weight, And Height
As of 2019, Tina Turner is 79 years old. She holds a Swiss nationality and has abandoned her American Nationality.
Turner has a height of 5 feet 4 inches (163 cm) and weighs around 58 kg (127 pounds).