Tonight on the Top 6 at 6 in honor of Rod Stewart's 67th birthday, I'm playing your favorite Rod Stewart songs!
Born and raised in North London, England, Rod Stewart is of Scottish and English ancestry. With his distinctive raspy singing voice, Stewart came to prominence in the late 1960s and early 1970s with The Jeff Beck Group and then Faces. He launched his solo career in 1969 with his debut album An Old Raincoat Won't Ever Let You Down, released in the US as The Rod Stewart Album.
Stewart has sold over 100 million records worldwide, making him one of the best selling artists of all time. He has had 16 top ten singles in the U.S, with four of these reaching number one on the Billboard Hot 100. In 2008, Billboard magazine ranked him the 17th most successful artist on the "The Billboard Hot 100 Top All-Time Artists".
A Grammy and Brit Award recipient, he was voted at No. 33 in Q Magazine's list of the top 100 Greatest Singers of all time, and No. 59 on Rolling Stone 100 Greatest Singers of all time. As a solo artist, Stewart was inducted into the US Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1994, the UK Music Hall of Fame in 2006, and was inducted a second time into the US Hall of Fame, as a member of Faces, in April 2012.
6. Young Turks
5. You’re In My Heart
4. Do Ya Think I’m Sexy
3. Reason To Believe
2. Maggie May
1. Tonight’s The Night