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Rod is a singer & songwriter. Born in London in January 1945, he is one of the best selling artists of all time. Sold over one million records including this one from 1970. With his notable raspy voice, he has been very active since 1961.
Chuck Benson – Started his broadcast career in 1960 as a writer at CKYL, Peace River, AB, where in 1965 he won the Gold Leaf Award (now called the Juno) for Top Disc Jockey for Canada. From there, a brief stint at CFRN, Edmonton, AB as Promotions Manager for AM/FM Radio. Then in ’62 helped open CKNL Fort St. John, BC. In ’68 Chuck and two others (Ernie Mushtuk and Ernie Mykyte) started up Yellowhead Broadcasting Ltd out of Edson, AB, eventually ending up with satellites in Grande Cache, Jasper, Whitecourt and Hinton, AB. He sold his interests and moved to Vancouver, ending up with CFVR, Abbotsford as General Sales Manager, then Manager of CHPQ, Parksville, and eventually as a Sales Consultant with CIGV-FM in Penticton. Chuck is retired from broadcasting and living with his wife in Parksville
Ive heard a few interviews with Rod Stewart and he has a grip on real life events and a great sense of humor. He and Elton John were exchanging gifts. If my memory serves me Rod bought Elton a nice book. Elton bought Rod a Rolls.
13- You look up to Rod Stewart? You think he is a good example for young males? How many lovers and wifes and children has he had. He is known for just over one hour concerts. You think he is in the same league as Springsteen and Neil Diamond in his day? If my memory serves me correct, when Elton John announced his final life tour, Rod Stewart heavily criticized Elton, calling this EJ tour nothing more than a big money grab.
Why would I look up to Rod Stewart? I am giving readers Classic Hits, and Stewart has had many. No reason to leave him out. My personal favourite singer from the past is Sinatra.
Rob Wilson, Im not sure what your point is? I dont look up to any particular musician. Given the choice of performers to see Ill take Reg over Rod every time. But as far as debating Springsteen Vs Stewart vs diamond Ill bow to your expertise as I really dont give a rodents rectum