Widely known for his soulful and signature raspy voice, the finest singer of this generation, Rod Stewart was a member of several U.K. bands during the 1960s, before embarking on a solo career.
Creating a raw combination of folk, rock, and country, Stewart gained widespread fame after his extraordinary commercial triumphant album Every Picture Tells a Story released in 1971. His other hit albums are Long Player, A Nd Is as Good as a Walk… To a Blind Horse, and more.
A Grammy and Brit Award recipient, Stewart has sold over 120 million records worldwide, making him one of the best-selling music artists of all time. He was also corporated into the Us Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1994 and the UK Music Hall of Fame in 2006.
Rod Stewart’s Net Worth And Source Of Income
Rod Stewart has an estimated net worth of $300 million as of 2020. He has made such a tremendous amount of wealth from his music career solely.
Along with Stevie Nicks, Stewart started their Heart & Soul Tour, which generated $4.3 million from its ticket sales. In 2020, the pair also made $2.2 million from their three performances in Odyssey Arena in Belfast.
The revenue of Rod’s holiday album Merry Christmas earned $2.9 million.
Stewart Sold His English Country Home At $3.69 Million Loss
Rod Stewart first listed his six bedrooms country house located in Essex, England, on the market with an asking price of £7.5 million ($8.4 million), in 2016. In March 2019, the singer and songwriter sold the property at a discounted £4.7 million (US$6.1 million).
Designed by prominent architects Walter Ernest Tower and Charles Eamer Kempe, the Jacobean-style house was built in the 1980s. The sprawling estate also features 17-acre grounds with rose gardens, a tennis court, and a full-size soccer pitch. Sources suggested the artist originally bought the mansion back in 2013 for £4.65 million ($7 million).
Furthermore, Stewart has a house in Beverly Hills, CA. He purchased it for $12 million back in 1991. The 18,794 square feet property features eight bedrooms and 13 bathrooms.
Rod Stewart is an active philanthropist who staunchly supports The City of Hope Foundation, a clinical research center and hospital, especially for children in Duarte, California.
Similarly, the singer is also a part of many other non-profit organizations, including the Andre Agassi Foundation for Education, Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes, Breast Cancer Care, Lowe Syndrome Trust, MusiCares, and New York Restoration Project as well.
Rod Stewart’s Lamborghini Is For Sale
Once belonged to the legendary musician Rod Stewart, Lamborgini hit the market for £150,000 ($162.89 thousand) in mid of 2018. According to sources, he bought the vehicle for $93 million back in 1977.
Stewart is also a proud owner of $200,000 400 Ferrari Enzos and $50,000 Porsche.
Rod Stewart’s Bio, Education, Siblings
Rod Stewart was born on 10 January 1945, in North London, England, to Robert Joseph Stewart and Elsie Rebecca Gilbart. He spent the majority of his childhood with his two brothers Robert Stewart and Don Stewart, as well as two sisters Mary Stewart and Peggy Stewart.
He attended Highgate Primary School and then Fortismere School. He holds an American nationality and belongs to a mixed ethnical background.
Personal Life: Married, Wife
Rod Stewart married his first wife, Alana Stewart, on 6th April 1979. The couple has children, a daughter named Kimberly Alan Stewart (b on 21st August 1979) and a son Sean Roderick Stewart (b 1st Sept 1980). The duo, however, divorced after five years of their marriage in 1984.
For the second time, the singer went on to marry Kelly Emberg, and they also have two kids Renee Stewart, a daughter (born 1 June 1992), and Liam McAlister Stewart, son (born 4 September 1994). Their marriage also ended in divorce in 2006.
He exchanged the vows with his third wife, Penny Lancaster-Stewart, on 16 June 2007. Their first child, a son named Alistair Wallace Stewart, was born on 27 November 2005, and second, a daughter Aiden Stewart was born on 16 February 2011.