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For the next four years, Stewart and Wood worked together on roughly two albums a year, both Stewart albums and Faces albums.
On his second solo album, Gasoline Alley , released in the fall of 1970, Stewart began to establish a reputation as an excellent interpreter of Bob Dylan songs by covering Dylan's folk song "Only A Hobo." The Stewart-Wood collaboration peaked in the year 1971, with Stewart's third solo album, Every Picture Tells A Story , which hit number one in America and Britain and made Stewart famous.
Rock critics began to turn against Stewart with the release of his next solo album, Smiler , in 1974.
Though recorded in the same style as his previous efforts, it showed he was in something of a rut.
They have two children together — Alastair, 8, and Aiden, 2.
But sitting down with Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford on This Morning today, the veteran singer, 70, spoke of how he was careful to take his time when getting together with current wife Penny Lancaster-Stewart - who he has been with for 16 years."I’ve been very fortunate with women, I must admit," he laughed.
Stewart and Wood soon joined the band the Small Faces, whose lead singer had just left.
After putting out their first album, First Step , in the spring of 1970, which established them as a sloppy but fun band with a heavy Rolling Stones influence, the group renamed itself the Faces.
Addresses: Record company —J-Records, 745 Fifth Ave., 6th Flr., New York, NY 10151. Worked as apprentice for Brentford Football Club, early 1960s; toured with folk singer Wizz Jones; sang in Jimmy Powell & the Five Dimensions, the Hoochie Coochie Men (later Steampacket), and Shotgun Express, mid-1960s; lead singer of the Jeff Beck Group, 1968–69; released first solo album, The Rod Stewart Album , 1969; joined the Small Faces (later the Faces), 1969; performed on MTV Unplugged , performance released on CD as Unplugged …"I cover Tom Waits' ' Picture In a Frame' on my new album,," Stewart told the magazine."Penny and I broke up for two weeks and the song is about that time.(That was its American title; it was named An Old Raincoat Won't Let You Down in Great Britain.) The album combined R&B and rock sounds with Stewart's folk roots to create a semi-acoustic rock and roll sound. Covers ranged from "Street Fighting Man," a then-recent Rolling Stones hit, to "Dirty Old Town," a classic folk song by Scottish songwriter Ewan Mac Coll. In 1969, as Beck recovered from a car accident, Stewart and Beck's bass player, Ron Wood, left the band. Together, they recorded Stewart's acclaimed solo debut, The Rod Stewart Album . Also in 1971, the Faces released perhaps their best two albums, Long Player and A Nod Is as Good as a Wink … To a Blind Horse , which reached the top ten in America and Britain and included their only American hit, "Stay With Me." The success of Stewart's solo career began to create tension in the Faces as they toured in early 1972. So after six months I called her up."The pair began dating in 1999 but Rod's divorce from Rachel was not finalised until 2006. They have two kids together: Alastair, born 2005, and Aiden, born 2011.Rod was talking to Eamonn and Ruth in support of his 29th album, Another Country, which is out today.