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OCT 27 2010

ROD STEWART CLAIMS THE # 4 SPOT ON THE BILLBOARD TOP 200 CHART

THAT OLD BLACK MAGIC…ROD STEWART’S
FLY ME TO THE MOON…THE GREAT AMERICAN SONGBOOK: VOLUME V
CLAIMS THE # 4 SPOT ON THE BILLBOARD TOP 200 CHART

Rod Stewart to Perform on “Dancing With The Stars” Tuesday, November 2nd

(New York - October 27, 2010) Rod Stewart does it again with the latest volume of his chart-topping Great American Songbook series, with FLY ME TO THE MOON…THE GREAT AMERICAN SONGBOOK: VOLUME V debuting at #4 on the Top 200 Album chart. Every one of Rod Stewart’s 7 albums since recording with J Records in 2002 has entered Top 4 on the chart, including all five volumes of The Great American Songbook series - It Had To Be You…The Great American Songbook (2002) entered at #4, As Time Goes By…Volume II (2003) at #2, his Grammy-Award winning Stardust…Volume III (2004) at #1, and Thanks for the Memory…Volume IV (2005) at #2. In addition, his last two J Records releases, 2009’s Soulbook debuted at #4 and 2006’s Still the Same…Great Rock Classics of Our entered at #1. FLY ME TO THE MOON…VOLUME V is Rod Stewart’s 38th charting album and 15th Top 10 album. Besides, Toby Keith, Kenny Chesney and Jay-Z, no other musical artist has enjoyed 7 Top 5 albums since 2002.

FLY ME TO THE MOON… is the latest chapter of the Grammy-Award winning Great American Songbook series which has enjoyed unprecedented success as the biggest selling ongoing series of new music recordings in history, with over seventeen million copies sold worldwide.

Rod Stewart appeared on “Good Morning America,” “The View,” “The Joy Behar Show” and “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” release week along with features and album spotlights on “Access Hollywood,” “CNN,” “E! News,” “Extra,” “The Insider,” “AOL Music,” “MSN Music, "Yahoo! Music,” and more.

In addition, nationally-syndicated radio host Delilah presented “An Evening with Rod Stewart,” a commercial-free radio special celebrating Stewart’s new album FLY ME TO THE MOON...THE GREAT AMERICAN SONGBOOK: VOLUME V, recorded live at the Aventura Arts & Cultural Center in Miami, Fla on 10/10. The special will run through November 25th, featuring Delilah and Stewart as they discuss Rod's career, his new album and take questions from an audience packed with 350 listeners who won tickets from Delilah affiliate 97.3 The Coast/WFLC-FM in Miami/Ft. Lauderdale.

Be sure to tune in next week on Tuesday, November 2nd to catch Rod Stewart perform on "Dancing With The Stars."

With an estimated 250 million in album and single sales, Rod Stewart is indisputably one of the most successful musical performers of all time. Rod Stewart is set to perform eight shows at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace November 6-21, his first ever Las Vegas run. This special engagement run is presented jointly by Caesars Palace and AEG Live.