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Rod Stewart

British singer and songwriter

Rod Stewart (10 January 1945) is a British pop singer. 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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Rod Stewart in Oslo (1976)
Background information
Birth nameRoderick David Stewart
Also known asRod the Bod
Rod the Mod
Born (1945-01-10) 10 January 1945 (age 74)
OriginLondon, England
OccupationsSinger-songwriter, musician
InstrumentsVocals, guitar, banjo, harmonica
Years active1962–present
LabelsVertigo, Mercury, Riva, Warner Bros., Atlantic, J
Associated actsFaces, The Jeff Beck Group, Bryan Adams