Gene Simmons says wearing high heels keeps him fit.
The Kiss bassist claims he never gains weight, despite
gorging on cakes and other sweet treats, because performing in his huge leather
stage costume and stacked shoes help him burn off excess
He said: “When you train your body to walk on
these platform heels for hours and carry 30 pounds of guitar and leather
outfits, it’s a terrific workout.
“You can eat cheesecake
every day and not gain a pound.”
Keen to show off his
svelte figure to younger fans after a performance on US TV talent show American
Idol earlier this year, the 59-year-old star was caught “thrusting” at a female
A source reported: "After his wild performance with
Kiss, Gene Simmons was clearly feeling the buzz and wanting to do more than just
kiss as he came backstage.
"'Don't I look hot,' Simmons
said as he stuck out his trademark tongue before grabbing a random good-looking
young girl and thrusting her as she hugged him."