About Rod Stewart
It has been calculated that the overall estimate of Rod Stewart net worth is as much as 235 million dollars, which makes him one of the most financially successful music people in the world. Rod Stewart has become famous because of his career as a singer and songwriter from Britain. The musician was born in London, England in 1945. Rod Stewart is regarded as one of the highest selling musicians in the whole world, thus, the sales of his records have played a huge role in increasing the total amount of Rod Stewart net worth. More than 100 million copies of his records have been sold internationally.
In the United Kingdom, six albums of him landed in the number 1 position in charts in a row. 31 singles of him landed in the top 10 in charts. Moreover, six out of those 31 reached the top position. In the United States, 16 singles of him landed in the top 10. Four singles even landed in the 1st place on the Billboard Hot 100. In 2007 Rod Stewart was awarded with a CBE at Buckingham Palace because of his services in music.
In the end of the 1960s and the beginning of the 1970s, Rod Stewart started to get more and more attention.
At that time, he was a member of the band called “The Jeff Beck Group”. Later, he joined the band called “Faces”. Thus, belonging to both these groups has also increased the overall size of Rod Stewart net worth. In 1962, Rod Stewart learnt how to play harmonica. As a harmonica player, in 1963 he joined the band called “The Dimensions”. In addition to playing this instrument, he was also working as a part-time singer of the band. In 1964, Rod Stewart played in two more groups called “The All Stars” and “Long John Baldry”.
In 1964, Rod Stewart started his career as a solo singer, which has also added up to the total estimate of Rod Stewart net worth. In the same year he released his first single called “Good Morning Little Schoolgirl”. In addition to singing solo, he still performed with various bands. In 1969, Rod Stewart released his first solo album, called “An Old Raincoat Won’t Ever Let You Down”. The album was also released in the United States, but the title of it was changed into “The Rod Stewart Album”. Thus, with more and more music being released, Rod Stewart made his name very popular.