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Rod Stewart Gets Knighted

Rod Stewart Gets Knighted

Rod Stewart is now a knight.  The ceremony took place yesterday at Buckingham Palace and was performed by Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge.  Stewart was knighted for his career and for his charitable contributions.  He will now be called Sir Roderick David Stewart. Copyright © 2016 TTWN Media Networks Inc. 

Rod Stewart Being Knighted

Rod Stewart Being Knighted

Rod Stewart is going to be knighted.  Queen Elizabeth’s annual birthday honors list has Stewart being recognized for his music and his charitable efforts. The rocker said, “I’ve led a wonderful life and have had a tremendous career thanks to the generous support of the great British public. This monumental honor has topped it off…

Rod Stewart Tweets Rage Against FIFA Officials

Rod Stewart Tweets Rage Against FIFA Officials

Rabid soccer fan Rod Stewart is offering his two bits on the international scandal involving the sport’s governing board.  Several officials are accused of taking up to 150-million dollars in bribes.  Stewart Tweeted his praise for prosecutors saying their “reprehensible behavior is finally exposed.”  He added “Instead of football programs for underprivileged children, the Fat…

Paul McCartney, Elton John, Rod Stewart Headlining VE Day Concert

Paul McCartney, Elton John, Rod Stewart Headlining VE Day Concert

Paul McCartney, Elton John and Rod Stewart are reportedly headlining a concert celebrating the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two in Europe.  The 1940s-themed concert is scheduled for May 9th at Horse Guards Parade in London.  ABC News Radio says the concert is part of a three-day celebration that includes a service…

Rod Stewart’s Birthday Party Included Mini Faces Reunion

Rod Stewart's Birthday Party Included Mini Faces Reunion

Faces fans are just getting word that Rod Stewart hosted an under-the-radar reunion at his Beverly Hills home this weekend.  “Hello” magazine says the singer’s wife Penny Lancaster threw a 70th birthday party for Stewart on Saturday.  Among the 120 guests were the only other living Faces members, Ronnie Wood and Kenney Jones.  The trio…

Rod Stewart Sideman Jeff Golub Dead At 59

Rod Stewart Sideman Jeff Golub Dead At 59

Jazz guitarist and Rod Stewart sideman Jeff Golub has died.  “Jazz Times” says the 59-year-old passed away New Year’s Day after a “lengthy illness.”  Golub had been battling a rare brain disease that caused him to lose his eyesight a few years ago.  In addition to a dozen solo albums, Golub is also known for…

Rod Stewart Responds To Soccer Ball Lawsuit

Rod Stewart Responds To Soccer Ball Lawsuit

Rod Stewart doesn’t seem all that surprised to learn he injured a fan by kicking a soccer ball into the crowd at one of his shows.  When asked about a 2012 incident that has sparked a lawsuit, the rocker simply told TMZ “it’s a contact sport.”  Stewart is an avid soccer fan, and has been…

Rod Stewart Sued Over Soccer Ball Incident At Vegas Concert

Rod Stewart Sued Over Soccer Ball Incident At Vegas Concert

Rod Stewart might want to keep the soccer balls out of his shows.  TheWrap.com says the rocker is being sued by a concertgoer who claims he suffered a facial fracture and other injuries when he was hit in the face by a ball Rod kicked into the crowd.  In a suit filed in Clark County,…

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