Arise Sir Rod Stewart as singer receives knighthood at Buckingham Palace
The veteran singer, 71, previously described the award as a "monumental honour".
He 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 honour has topped it off and I couldn't ask for anything more. I thank Her Majesty and promise to 'wear it well'."
British actor David Oyelowo will be given an OBE for his services to drama.
The Queen Of Katwe star has said receiving the honour years after being given a Prince's Trust grant to join a youth theatre production felt like a... read more
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