All of a knight: The Kinks’ Ray Davies knighted at Buckingham Palace

John Stillwell – WPA Pool/Getty ImagesCall him Sir Ray now. Founding Kinks frontman Ray Davies was knighted Thursday by Prince Charles at Buckingham Palace in London, The Daily Mail reports. The 72-year-old Rock & Roll Hall of Famer was recognized for his contributions to music.

Speaking after the ceremony, Davies noted, “It lasted three minutes and it went very well and I said goodbye and went home.” He also said that receiving the honor was an emotional experience for him, including the classical music that was played during the ceremony. “It’s quite …read more


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