best white soul singer
Los Angeles, CA (PRWeb UK) June 19, 2010
Two lucky fans will get the opportunity meet Grammy® award-winning artist Rod Stewart by bidding on an amazing package on http://www.charityfolks.com. The proceeds raised will go to benefit the New York Restoration Project.
This fantastic concert package include two (2) excellent tickets to his SOLD OUT show at London’s 02 Arena on July 28, and the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to meet Rod, get autographs and take photos with him before the show!
Soul legend James Brown called Rod Stewart the “best white soul singer” and Elton John calls him the “best singer in rock & roll.” Stewart has achieved numerous solo hit singles worldwide including “Maggie May,” “Do You Think I’m Sexy,” “Have I Told You Lately,” “Forever Young,” and “The First Cut is The Deepest.” His five decades of rock & roll have garnered him six consecutive #1 albums and 62 hit singles (31 of which have reached the top ten, six of which went to number one) in the UK. In the US, he has had 16 Top Ten singles and four number one hits. Stewart has sold over 130 million records worldwide and is one of the best-selling British singers of all time. He also has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and has been inducted to both the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and the UK Music Hall of Fame.
New York Restoration Project (NYRP) is a non-profit organization dedicated to reclaiming and restoring NewYork City parks, community gardens and open spaces. NYRP focuses its work in underserved neighborhoods throughout the city’s five boroughs, as well as providing environmental education and programs to thousands of youth and adults. In partnership with the City of New York, NYRP is also leading MillionTreesNYC – an initiative to plant and care for one million new trees throughout New York City’s five boroughs by 2017.
Other NYRP auctions available on the Charity Folks website include a meet-and-greet with Cher at her Caesars Palace show, golfing with rock legend Alice Cooper in Scottsdale, lunch with John Stamos & Bob Saget and invitations to Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York.
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