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09.14.17
The Laughing Apple Album Launch
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The Laughing Apple Album Launch

On Thursday 7th September Yusuf returned to his parental home/restaurant on Shaftesbury Avenue in London to perform an incredibly intimate show launching his new album, The Laughing Apple. Armed with just an acoustic guitar and supported by Kwame Yeboah, the performance harked back to the start of the Island records period of his career that

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09.14.17
You Can Do (Whatever)!
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You Can Do (Whatever)!

Presenting ‘You Can Do (Whatever)!’ from The Laughing Apple. Pre-order The Laughing Apple

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09.02.17
Mary and the Little Lamb – Lyric Video
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Mary and the Little Lamb – Lyric Video

“I had some demos which never got to see the light of day and one of them was ‘Mary and the Little Lamb’. There was something beautiful about that song and I always loved the chorus, even though it was sad. I felt I had to write another verse because I wanted it to make

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08.18.17
Mary and the Little Lamb
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Mary and the Little Lamb

Premiering Yusuf’s new track, “Mary and the Little Lamb” off The Laughing Apple! Until now, this song only existed as a demo. Read more at NPR Music. Pre-order The Laughing Apple

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08.04.17
Blackness of the Night
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Blackness of the Night

“It feels very lonely to be by yourself sometimes. When nobody wants to be your friend, it can be very dark at night – so you have to keep your hopes alight and just wait for the sun to rise…” Blackness of the Night was one of my first ‘protest’ songs for the 60’s. Growing

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07.21.17
New Album Announced
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New Album Announced

Today we celebrate Yusuf’s birthday and the announcement of his highly anticipated studio album, The Laughing Apple, available everywhere September 15th. The album will be released under Yusuf / Cat Stevens’ Cat-O-Log Records imprint exclusively through Decca Records, the same label that launched his career 50 years ago. Pre-order The Laughing Apple Tracklist: 1. Blackness

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