Rod Stewart is a British singer-songwriter and one of the best selling artists of all
time, having sold over 100 million records worldwide. In the UK, he has had six
consecutive number one albums, and his tally of 62 hit singles include 31 that
reached the top 10, six of which gained the number one position. 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
The Faces, in 2012.