Queen Elizabeth Honors The Sony Music Chairman Rob Stringer

Rob Stringer received an honorary award from Queen Elizabeth herself, appreciating Rob’s outstanding service to both his community and the music industry. 

The UK government released a statement that reads: “Rob Stringer is recognized for an exceptional and sustained contribution to the British music business as well as charity causes and tackling discrimination.”

The 59-year-old record producer is also a philanthropist who had previously donated more than $100 million to UK community organizations aiming to tackle racism and decrease social injustices. 

For those of you who aren’t familiar with Rob’s background, he was born and raised in Aylesbury, northwest of London. He’s a graduate from Goldsmiths College, University of London, class of 1984.