About Rod Stewart
One of the most popular rock singers Rod Stewart net worth has been announced to have an estimate of 220 million dollars. His real birth name is Roderick David Stewart, however in the music world, he is mostly referred as Rod Stewart. Rod Stewart is also considered to be one of the most successful British born musicians, next to another singer from Britain, Robbie Williams. Currently, Rod Steward has been reported to be living in Epping.
Rod Stewart became well known when he started appearing with bands such as “The Jeff Beck Group” and “Faces” in 1960s and in 1970s. His involvement in these groups started to accumulate the overall amount of Rod Stewart net worth.
In 1969, Rod Stewart decided to become a solo singer. He released his debut album called “An Old Raincoat Won’t Ever Let You Down” which was received positively by both critics and the public. The sales of it also increased the total amount of Rod Stewart net worth.
When Rod Stewart was involved with his first bands “Faces” and “The Jeff Beck Group”, he was said to have influenced heavy metal music a lot. In addition, the singer is considered to be one of the best selling singers of British origin in the history of music. When his musical career was in its fifth decade, Rod Stewart was announced to have sold 100 million copies of his albums on an international level. Such huge sales increased the overall amount of Rod Stewart net worth a lot.
6 of his released singles reached number one position in various tops all around the world. 4 singles of the singer reached number 1 place in the Billboard Top 100 singles list. He was ranked in the 17th position of the most successful artists by the Billboard magazine. In 1994, Rod Stewart was acknowledged with getting his own place in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. In 2012, his name was inducted once again and this time it was for him as a member of the band “Faces”. Therefore, his involvement into music industry is really highly evaluated and appreciated.
Rod Stewart was born in North London and was the youngest out of 5 siblings. In fact, the gap between him and his youngest sibling is eight years. What is even more interesting is that Rod Stewart was born in the happening of the World War II.