UMC/Island will release 'Tea For The Tillerman' and 'Mona Bone Jakon' as 50th anniversary Super Deluxe Collector’s Edition box sets.
Clash, which premiered the video, said that it rivalled the cinematic idiosyncrasies of Wes Anderson.
Uncut describes the album as impassioned, while American Songwriter observes that the songs are as fresh as ever.
The song is accompanied by a striking stop-frame animated video from acclaimed director Chris Hopewell, Jacknife Films and Black Dog Films.
The newly-reimagined track will also feature on the upcoming 'Tea For The Tillerman²' album, due for release on September 18 via UMe.
The remake of the song will be on the artist's 'Tea for the Tillerman²' album, out on September 18 on UMC.
The allegorical, visually arresting animated clip, directed by Chris Hopewell, was made from recycled materials.
Eternally relevant, Yusuf/Cat Stevens’ ‘Where Do The Children Play?’ remains a classic song looking for ‘the balance of nature’.
The LPs are his 1967 debut album 'Matthew & Son' and the swift follow-up which appeared the same year, 'New Masters.'
The 24-year-old chart-topper Halsey will receive the Hal David Starlight Award at the 50th Annual Songwriters Hall of Fame Induction on 13 June.
Yusuf/ Cat Stevens celebrates 50-year career with new album 'The Laughing Apple' released through Decca Records on 15 September 2017