Rod Stewart set to be knighted today
Sir Rod Stewart will be knighted at Buckingham Palace today in recognition of his services to music and charity.
The veteran singer, 71, previously described the award as a “monumental honour”.
I thank Her Majesty and promise to ‘wear it well’ Rod Stewart 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.
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