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Yusuf helps celebrate 50th Anniversary of A&M Records

Spinner reports on the 50th anniversary celebration of A&M Records, founded by Herb Alpert and Jerry Moss. Three exclusive interviews have been released with Yusuf (formerly Cat Stevens), Sting, and Peter Frampton. Yusuf talks about his near drowning off the … Continue reading

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Yusuf’s Moonshadow Musical closes

Yusuf‘s musical Moonshadow, based on the music of Cat Stevens, closed August 5 after a well received world premiere at The Princess Theatre in Melbourne, Australia. Broadway.com reports that it closed four weeks earlier than originally planned and that a … 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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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 musical TV commercial

Debuting last month, here is a TV commercial spot that has been airing to promote Yusuf’s Moonshadow: The Musical, featuring the songs of Cat Stevens: The show is playing for 12 weeks only at The Princess Theatre in Melbourne, Australia.

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Yusuf (Cat Stevens) talks about Moonshadow musical

Yusuf Islam appeared on the Australian Today show last week for an interview with Richard Wilkins to discuss Moonshadow: A Musical Fantasy, set to debut at Melbourne’s Princess Theater on May 31. Watch the interview here.

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