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Yusuf/Cat Stevens – “See What Love Did To Me”

Yusuf, the singer-songwriter formerly known as Cat Stevens, is releasing a new album this fall in honor of the 50th anniversary of his debut Matthew And…
Emma May / July 20, 2017

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The 50 Best Albums of 1971

It's become a cliché, even for post-Baby Boomers, to look back wistfully on the early '70s as some kind of untouchable golden age for popular…
SPIN Staff / January 26, 2021

HAIM Cover ‘Hard Headed Woman’ During Cat Stevens Tribute

Yesterday, more than 40 artists joined forces for CatSong Festival — a virtual tribute to Yusuf/Cat Stevens in honor of the 50th anniversary of his…
Katrina Nattress / December 6, 2020

Dave Matthews, Haim, Incubus’ Brandon Boyd and More to Play Cat Stevens Tribute

Dave Matthews, Haim, Brandon Boyd of Incubus and 37 other artists will pay tribute to Yusuf/Cat Stevens with live performances this week.
Emily Tan / November 30, 2020

Peter Frampton, Cat Stevens, Johnny Marr and More Pay Tribute to Peter Green

Peter Green died "peacefully in his sleep" over the weekend at the age of 73, and when news broke on Saturday musicians took to social media…
Katrina Nattress / July 25, 2020

Yusuf / Cat Stevens Returns to ‘Fallon’ For a Bluesy ‘You Are My Sunshine’

Yusuf Islam, formerly known as Cat Stevens, was initially set to celebrate the release of his new Rick Rubin-produced album Tell 'Em I'm Gone in…
Colin Joyce / December 14, 2014

Yusuf / Cat Stevens Talks New Album and Career With Will Oldham

Yusuf / Cat Stevens will release his first studio album in five years on October 27. The follow-up to 2009's Roadsinger, which is dubbed Tell…
SPIN Staff / October 14, 2014

Cat Stevens’ ‘Tea for the Tillerman’ Replaces Normal ‘Simpsons’ Couch Gag

It appears that after a good quarter century of having to conjure up weekly ideas for episode-opening couch gags, The Simpsons is really starting to…
Andrew Unterberger / October 13, 2014

Cat Stevens Nixes NYC Gig Because City Won’t Go Paperless on Tickets

Cat Stevens fought the law in New York, and it looks like the law — for now at least — has won. Though the man…
Brennan Carley / September 24, 2014

Nirvana and Stevie Nicks to Take Over ‘Tonight Show’

This year's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction is set for Thursday at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, and Jimmy Fallon's team over at…
Colin Joyce / April 5, 2014

Yusuf Islam to Coldplay: I Forgive You

Yusuf Islam, the artist formerly known as Cat Stevens, has invited Coldplay to tea so that they can put the whole "you copied elements of…
Melissa Goldstein / June 16, 2009