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Rod Stewart

British recording artist; singer and songwriter

Sir Roderick David Stewart, CBE (born 10 January 1945)[1] is a British pop singer, known professionally as Rod Stewart. He was born in London to an English mother and Scottish father. When he started singing in the 1960s, he was player for Brentford F.C., a football team. He started singing in local R&B groups, in the 1970s he began a solo career which made him very famous.


Rod Stewart

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Stewart performing in Oslo in November 1976
Background information
Birth nameRoderick David Stewart
Also known as"Rod the Mod"
Born (1945-01-10) 10 January 1945 (age 74)
Highgate, London, England
Genres
Occupation(s)Singer-songwriter, musician, record producer
InstrumentsVocals
Years active1961–present
Labels
Associated acts

ReferencesEdit

  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.