Music has been there for ages now. As a matter of fact, music has been there since the formation of the earth. Therefore, new musicians come and go while others remain to be the guide to the upcoming generation.
One of the oldest musicians who have managed to remain relevant to date is Rod Stewart. Rod Stewart is a British singer as well as a songwriter who has dominated the world of rock music with both the old generation and new generation style.
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
- 6 Professional Life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 Rod Stewart Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
- 9 Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Sir Rod Stewart was born Sir Roderick David Steward on the 10th of January 1945. Stewart is the lastborn son of Elsie Rebecca Gilbart and Robert Joseph Steward. He was born and brought up alongside his other four siblings. His father was not only a great football fan, but he was also a member of a local amateur football team and a manager of some other teams.
|Full Name/Real Name:||Sir Roderick David Steward|
|Age:||75 years old|
|Birth Date:||10 January 1945|
|Birth Place:||Highgate, London, England.|
|Parents:||Elsie Rebecca Gilbart and Robert Joseph Steward|
|Spouse:||Penny Lancaster (m. 2007), Rachel Hunter (m. 1990–2006), Alana Stewart (m. 1979–1984)|
|Children:||Aiden Stewart, Alastair Wallace Stewart, Kimberly Stewart, Liam McAllister Stewart, Renee Stewart, Ruby Stewarts, Sarah Streeter, and Sean Stewart|
|Profession:||rock singer, songwriter|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$330 million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
Talk about aged and vibrant rock singers, and Rod leads the list. This guy has been there since World War II and still stands strong as when he began. Rod is possibly the oldest Rock singers alive today as he is currently 75 years old. He stands 1.80 m, and his current weight is 75 kg.
Education, School/College University
Rod Stewart attended Highgate Primary School, where he had an undistinguished record. However, he was not lucky enough to pass the 11 plus exam. After graduating from Primary School, he joined William Grimshaw Secondary Modern School.
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
Rod Steward is the last born son of Elsie Rebecca Gilbart and Robert Joseph Steward. He has four siblings who are; Peggy Stewart, Don Stewart, Robert Stewart, and Mary Stewart. The British with mixed ethnic backgrounds of Scottish-English.
Rod never cared about religion during his youth and his first two marriages. However, when he met his current wife, Penny Lancaster, he joined the Church of Scotland and became a committed member. Rod is pretty liberal, and in the 1970’s he was a member of the gay rights movement.
Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
Rod has had a long list of girls since he was young. He has been married thrice and divorced twice. Stewart first got married to Alana Stewart (a model and actress), and they were together blessed with two children (Kimberly Alana Stewart -1979) and (Sean Roderick Stewart -1980).
After divorcing Alana, he got married to model Raschel Hunter. The two gave birth to two children as well (Renee Cecili Stewart 1992) and (Liam McAlister Stewart 1994). They, however, separated in 1999 and 7 years later (2006) divorced officially. He then got married to model Penny Lancaster Stewart and together have two children. Their children are; Alastair Wallace Stewart, born in 2005, and Aiden Patrick Stewart (2011). They started dating in 1999 and got married in 2007.
Apart from the above six kids, he has two more children. One was with Susannah Boffey (Sarah Streeter1963) and the other with Kelly Emberg (Ruby Stewart 1987). He dated other girls like Britt Ekland, Jennie Rylance, and Dee Harrington.
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Married|
|When did he get married? (married date):||16 June 2007|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||No|
|Is Rod Stewart Gay?||No|
|Wife/Spouse? (name):||Penny Lancaster (m. 2007), Rachel Hunter (m. 1990–2006), Alana Stewart (m. 1979–1984)|
|Kids:||Aiden Stewart, Alastair Wallace Stewart, Kimberly Stewart, Liam McAllister Stewart, Renee Stewart, Ruby Stewarts, Sarah Streeter, and Sean Stewart|
Professional Life and Career
Rod is one of the most celebrated singers in the UK, with a total of 6 number one albums (consecutive) in the UK. He is also among the 62 UK hit singles with 31 songs reaching the top ten, and six reached number one. He has similarly had sixteen top ten singles in the United States, with 4 reaching number one.
His star in music rose in 1960 and 1970 when he was a member of The Jeff Beck Group. In 1963, he became a part-time vocalist and harmonica player in The Dimensions. He later joined the All-Stars and Long John Baldry. His first single was released in August the same year and was titled ‘Good Morning Little Schoolgirl.’
He, however, took a new turn from the 1970s to the 1990s. He started doing soft rock/middle-of-the-road quality genre of music. In early 2000, he was able to release a series of albums that interpreted the Great American Songbook, and they were all successful. Rod broke the record in 1994, in Rio de Janeiro after staging the largest and historical free rock concert in front of 3.5 million people.
Awards & Nominations
As we all would expect, Rod Stewart has received numerous accolades during his music career. Some of the awards and nominations he has received include; “best white soul singer” in 2006, in 2007 New Year Honours, he was awarded CBE, in 2016 Birthday Honours he was appointed Knight Bachelor. He also received the ASCAP Founders Award 8 years ago (2011). These are just a few.
Rod Stewart Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
Rod Stewart is one of the richest musicians in Britain. His current net worth is approximately $330 million as of October 2020. His main source of income is solely from his music career. Therefore it is clear that music plays if you identify your strongest point.
Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
Rod Stewart has been involved in very many controversial situations and many of them being due to his kind of lifestyle. He has been very much involved with women, alcohol, and other drugs until he met his current wife, who brought a turnaround in his life.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
His Facebook page has around 3M fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 439k followers. On Instagram account, he has around 304k followers while on YouTube, he has around 969k subscribers.
Rod Stewart was diagnosed with thyroid cancer in 2000. He immediately underwent surgery. Similarly, he was diagnosed with a benign vocal cord nodule, which became a major health scare. The resulting surgery also became a threat to his voice and had to re-learn how to sing. This made him support The City of Hope Foundation to raise funds for cancer patients, especially children.