Rod Stewart

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Sir Rod Stewart
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Stewart performin in Oslo in November 1976
Background information
Birth nameRoderick David Stewart
Forby kent as"Rod the Mod"
Born (1945-01-10) 10 Januar 1945 (age 75)
Highgate, Lunnon, Ingland
ThriftSinger-songwriter, musician, record producer
Years active1961–present
Associate acts

Sir Roderick David "Rod" Stewart, CBE (born 10 Januar 1945)[1] is a Breetish rock sangster an sangwriter. Born and raised in Lunnon, he is o Scots an Inglis auncestry. Stewart is ane o the best-sellin muisic airtists o aw time, haein sauld ower 100 million records warldwide.[2] He haes had sax consecutive nummer ane albums in the UK an his tally o 62 UK hit singles includes 31 that reached the top ten, sax o which gained the #1 poseetion.[3] Stewart haes haed 16 tap ten singles in the US, wi fower reaching #1 on the Billboard Hot 100. He wis knichtit in the 2016 Birthday Honours for services tae muisic an charity.[4]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Walsh, John (23 October 2011). "The Saturday Profile: Rod Stewart, Rock Star: Do ya still think I'm sexy?". The Independent. London, UK. Retrieved 26 November 2015.
  2. "Stewart show backed by public cash". BBC News. 11 April 2002. Archived frae the oreeginal on 6 April 2003. Retrieved 28 March 2011.
  3. "UK Top 40 Hit Database (Rod Stewart)". Retrieved 28 September 2014.
  4. "No. 61608". The London Gazette (invalid |supp= (help)). 11 June 2016.