Rod Stewart

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Rod Stewart
Rod Stewart in Oslo (1976)
Background information
Birth name Roderick David Stewart
Also known as Rod the Bod
Rod the Mod
Born 10 January 1945 (1945-01-10) (age 72)
Origin London, England
Occupations Singer-songwriter, musician
Instruments Vocals, guitar, banjo, harmonica
Years active 1962-Present
Labels Vertigo, Mercury, Riva, Warner Bros., Atlantic, J
Associated acts Faces, The Jeff Beck Group, Bryan Adams

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.