British legendary singer-songwriter Rod Stewart, is coming back to Manila for his Live in Concert, One Last Time Asia Tour to be held at the Mall of Asia Arena on March 2024. This will be his second Manila performance after his A Spanner in the Works Tour held in August 1995.
Rod Stewart is a British rock and pop music icon who has had a career spanning several decades. Born on January 10, 1945, in Highgate, London, as Roderick David Stewart, he is renowned for his raspy voice, distinctive hairstyle, and charismatic stage presence. Stewart is not only a prolific singer but also a songwriter and musician known for his ability to blend various musical genres, including rock, folk, R&B, and disco.
Stewart’s musical journey began in the 1960s when he joined several local bands, including the Jeff Beck Group and Faces. His distinctive gravelly voice and energetic stage persona quickly gained recognition, making him a standout figure in the burgeoning British rock scene. In the late 1960s and early 1970s, Stewart released a series of successful albums, including “Every Picture Tells a Story” and “Never a Dull Moment.” These albums featured hit songs like “Maggie May,” “Reason to Believe,” and “You Wear It Well.”
One of Rod Stewart’s most significant career moves was his transition from a rock and folk-oriented sound to embrace disco and pop in the late 1970s. His album “Blondes Have More Fun,” featuring hits like “Da Ya Think I’m Sexy?” and “Ain’t Love a Bitch,” solidified his status as a pop superstar. This transformation allowed him to reach a broader and more diverse audience and cemented his reputation as a versatile artist.
Throughout his career, Stewart continued to release hit albums and singles, earning numerous awards and accolades. Some of his other notable songs include “Sailing,” “Tonight’s the Night (Gonna Be Alright),” “Do Ya Think I’m Sexy,” “Young Turks,” and “Forever Young.” His ability to adapt to changing musical landscapes and connect with different generations of listeners has been one of his enduring strengths.
Beyond his music, Rod Stewart is also known for his flamboyant fashion sense, including his signature spiky hairstyle and flamboyant stage outfits. He has been an influential figure in pop culture and a style icon for many.
In addition to his solo career, Stewart has been part of various collaborations and supergroups. He joined forces with Ron Wood, a fellow member of Faces, to become a part of The Faces and collaborated with Jeff Beck on several albums. Stewart’s versatility as an artist allowed him to seamlessly transition between his solo work and group projects.
Rod Stewart’s enduring popularity and success in the music industry have earned him a dedicated fan base and a well-deserved place in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. He has sold over 120 million records worldwide, making him one of the best-selling artists of all time.
Live Nation Philippines presents
Live in Concert…One Last Time!
Live in Manila
March 13, 2024 – 8pm
SM Mall of Asia Arena
VIP Package – Php23,000
Floor Front – Php18,250
Floor Back – Php17,750
Lower Box A Premium – Php16,000
Lower Box A Regular – Php15,500
Lower Box B Premium – Php15,000
Lower Box B Regular – Php14,500
Upper Box Premium – Php8,000
Upper Box Regular – Php7,500
General Admission – Php3,500
TICKETING ON-SALE DATES
Fanclub presale: November 15, 10AM -11:59PM
LNPH presale: November 16, 10AM -11:59PM
General onsale: November 17, 12PM
via SM Tickets outlets and online: www.smtickets.com