The 1972 release became the only Cat Stevens album to top the American charts.
Hound dogs, salty dogs, rain dogs, the mighty canine appears in countless songs and this list celebrates all the dogs who’ve been saluted in song.
The artist born Steven Georgiou became one of the quintessential singer-songwriters.
Cat Stevens' 'Buddha and the Chocolate Box' became his fourth consecutive Top 3 LP on both sides of the Atlantic.
“There’s no better honor for a songwriter than to have his songs performed by talented musicians with such love and sincerity.”
Dave Matthews, Jack Johnson, James Morrison, and Ron Sexsmith are among more than 30 artists performing songs from across the entire catalog of the revered English singer-songwriter.
A previously-unreleased live version of the song is also available today on streaming services.
Uncut describes the album as impassioned, while American Songwriter observes that the songs are as fresh as ever.
Eternally relevant, Yusuf/Cat Stevens’ ‘Where Do The Children Play?’ remains a classic song looking for ‘the balance of nature’.
Yusuf/ Cat Stevens celebrates 50-year career with new album 'The Laughing Apple' released through Decca Records on 15 September 2017
Yusuf Islam has announced his A Cat's Attic tour, to feature “stripped-down, introspective” performances by the revered singer-songwriter.