Born in 1945 in Highgate, London, Sir Roderick David “Rod” Stewart is a pop music star not only in the US but worldwide. Rod Stewart has sold over 100 million records worldwide making him one the top sellers of all time. Fans rush to buy tickets every time Stewart announces a tour so make sure to buy your concert tickets early to see him live in concert this year!
Stewart began his rise to stardom in the 1960’s with groups like The Jeff Beck Group and Faces. After taking up the harmonica Stewart decided to launch out on his own in 1969 and released his debut album, An Old Raincoat Won’t Ever Let You Down. Stewart style has been described as a fusion of rock, folk music, soul music, and R&B but throughout the years his music took on a more soft-rock feel. In 2008, Billboard magazine ranked him the 17th most successful artist on the “Billboard Hot 100 All-Time Top Artists”. Stewart was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland, OH in 1994.