Yesterday at Buckingham Palace, Rod Stewart officially became Sir Roderick Stewart and was knighted by Prince William.
Sir Rod was joined by his wife Penny Lancaster and his two sons Alastair and Aiden for this monumental occasion. Contrary to popular belief, he did not discuss the Premiere League Championships with Prince William.
Photo: Press Associated
Photo: Press Association
Watch the footage after the Investiture Ceremony via The Telegraph:
Photo: Chrissie Stegt
Ladies & Gentlemen, Rod Stewart has been knighted. The news was announced 10 June, 2016. Upon the announce, Sir Rod 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’.“
Congratulate the newly appointed knight by posting on social media with #SirRodStewart.
Read more on BBC News here.
“The Hits: 2016” kicked off in Amsterdam on 13 May, 2016 to a stadium full of fans at the Ziggo Dome. The opening night received rave reviews and left concert-goers filled with joy after a night of energetic numbers and sing-alongs.
Photographer Robin Looy was on-hand to capture the event and you can see the photos below.
To see all the upcoming tour days through 2016, click here.