Happy Birthday Yusuf / Cat Stevens

July 21, 1948 – Yusuf Islam born Steven Demetre Georgiou also known as Cat Stevens, British singer, songwriter and musician is 70. Happy Birthday Sir SELECTED ALBUMS Cat Stevens‘ ‘Tea for the Tillerman’ feat. ‘Wild World’ is his fourth studio albumreleased on November 23, 1970 by Island. >> Cat Stevens...

Singing George Harrison

To Celebrate George Harrison, who passed away seventeen years ago, we have selected twelve solo artists or bands who have covered the songs George wrote or co-wrote. They are Sruli Portnoy, Evan Rachel Wood, Santana, Davy Knowles, Peter Frampton, Yusuf Islam [Cat Stevens], The Analogues , Ann Wilson, Eric Clapton...

Singing With Eddie Vedder

Eddie Vedder whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has performed with, beside his Pearl Jam colleagues, a myriad of bands or solo artists of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : Natalie Maines, Glen Hansard, Yusuf/Cat Stevens, The Rolling Stones, Neil Finn, Ben Harper, Chris...

Columbia publish Santana’s eleventh album : ‘Zebop!’ (1981)

Santana’s ‘Zebop!’ is their eleventh studio album featuring Alex Ligertwood on vocals and released in April 1981 by Columbia. WATCH LISTEN Track Listing : 1.Changes (Cat Stevens) – 04:27 . 2.E Papa Ré (Carlos Santana, Richard Baker, David Margen, Orestes Vilató, Alex Ligertwood) – 04:32 . 3.Primera Invasion (Graham Lear,...

Atlantic publish ‘Bette Midler’ her eponymous second album (1973)

Bette Midler’ is her eponymous second studio album produced by Arif Mardin, Barry Manilow and released on November 16, 1973 by Atlantic. WATCH LISTEN Track Listing : 1.Skylark (Hoagy Carmichael, Johnny Mercer) – 03:02 . 2.Drinking Again (Johnny Mercer, Doris Tauber) – 02:48 . 3.Breaking Up Somebody’S Home...

Elektra publish 10,000 Maniacs’ second album : ‘In My Tribe’…

...Buck, Natalie Merchant) – 3:13 . 5.The Painted Desert (Jerome Augustyniak, Natalie Merchant) – 3:39 . 6.Don’T Talk (Dennis Drew, Natalie Merchant) – 5:04 . 7.Peace Train (Cat Stevens) – 3:26 . 8.Gun Shy (Natalie Merchant) – 04:11 . 9.My Sister Rose (Augustyniak, Natalie Merchant) – 3:12 . 10.A Campfire...

Bill Withers releases ‘Still Bill’ featuring ‘Lean on…

Bill Withers‘s ‘Still Bill’ feat. ‘Lean on Me’ & ‘Use Me’ is his second studio album released in May 1972 by Sussex. WATCH LISTEN Track Listing : 1.Lonely Town, Lonely Street (Bill Withers) – 03:42 . 2.Let Me In Your Life (Bill Withers) – 02:41 . 3.Who...