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Cat Stevens’ “Wild World” covered on NBC’s The Voice

Tuesday night’s episode of NBC’s talent contest-style show “The Voice” included a performance of the Cat Stevens song “Wild World” performed by grad student Collin McLoughlin. His rendition won over three of the four judges during a blind audition. Judge … Continue reading

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What album should Yusuf/Cat Stevens perform in concert?

Yusuf’s Facebook Page wants to know: “Which album would you like Yusuf/Cat Stevens to perform in it’s entirety?” The following accompanies the open question: The post has gotten almost 3,000 comments, 2500 likes and over 300 shares. In scanning the … Continue reading

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Debut album of late Natasha relesed with Cat Stevens and Joni Mitchell covers

According to The Daily Mail, the debut album of Natasha Anastasiades, a childhood friend of the late Amy Winehouse, has debuted 7 years after the death of Natasha. The album, simply titled Natasha, contains two covers of note. The first … Continue reading

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WODZ 96.1’s Zach shares Top 5 Favorite Cat Stevens songs

Central New York’s “oldiez” station WODZ 96.1 has a blog up about one of their DJ’s 5 favorite Cat Stevens songs, and it’s nice to see the more obscure “I’ve Got a Thing About Seeing My Grandson Grow Old” land … Continue reading

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Yusuf (Cat Stevens) recognizes Month of Ramadan

The following message written by Yusuf Islam (formerly Cat Stevens) was posted to his website and the Yusuf / Cat Stevens Facebook Page on Thursday to recognize Ramadan: The Messenger of God (peace and blessings be upon him) said that … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Yusuf (aka Cat Stevens)! Have Some Forgiveness

Tomorrow is the birthday of Yusuf Islam (formerly Cat Stevens, and formerly efore that Steven Georgiou). Dangerous Minds recently ran a piece by Peter Choyce of KXLU on why it’s time we forgive Yusuf for that unfortunate Salmon Rushdie fatwa … Continue reading

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Moonshadow the Musical maybe maybe not headed to London’s East End

Reports of Moonshadow the Musical headed to London after its Melbourne run were a bit premature, apparently. Ticket.com pointed out a tweet from Yusuf’s Twitter account that it isn’t quite as much of a sure thing as we thought. From … Continue reading

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