British honours system

  1. Plant, Pine Head U.K. Honors List

    December 31, 2008 12:00 AM EST Led Zeppelin singer Robert Plant is the latest rocker to be honored by the Queen in her traditional New Year Honors List. Plant, currently enjoying success with his "Raising Sand" collaboration with Alison Krauss, is made a CBE (Commande ...

  2. Queen Honors EMI's Nicoli, Harris

    June 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT EMI Group chairman Eric Nicoli was recognized in Queen Elizabeth II's Birthday Honours list, published Saturday (June 17). Nicoli was named a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) for ser EMI Group chairman Eric Nicoli was recogn ...