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08.08.08
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Sir Paul McCartney Duets With Yusuf

A very special recording session took place in London recently when Yusuf invited Sir Paul McCartney to sing on a new track, entitled ‘Boots & Sand’. The song was written by Yusuf about the “No-Fly List” saga when, together with his daughter, he was refused entry to the USA in 2004. Drawing on diametric influences

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07.28.08
Tea For The Tillerman DVD Released
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Tea For The Tillerman DVD Released

This week sees the DVD release of a classic live performance from Cat Stevens, to coincide with Yusuf’s 60th birthday. Filmed in Los Angeles in 1971, “Cat Stevens – Tea For The Tillerman Live” is an intimate concert featuring some of Cat’s best known songs from the critically acclaimed album; including Wild World, Where Do

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07.18.08
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Yusuf Wins Damages from World Entertainment News Network

Yusuf has today received an apology and substantial, undisclosed damages from World Entertainment News Network, following their distribution of a fabricated story that the singer does not speak with unveiled women. The rumour was first printed by German newspaper BZ after Yusuf’s trip to Germany in March 2007 to collect the prestigious ECHO award for

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06.25.08
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Tea for the Tillerman to be Re-released

The classic Cat Stevens album Tea for the Tillerman is to be re-released later this year. The deluxe boxset will include previously unheard live recordings, and other exclusive material. Widely acknowledged as one of the greatest albums in popular music and featuring memorable songs such as Wild World, Where Do The Children Play and Father

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05.08.08
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Yusuf Plays at Old Vic Fundraiser

On April 15th, Yusuf Islam was invited by actor Kevin Spacey to perform at a fundraiser for the Old Vic theatre. Delighting an intimate crowd of the historic venue’s supporters, Yusuf sang a new song from his forthcoming “Moonshadow” musical, “Where the Sun Don’t Shine”, as well as his classic hit “Peace Train” together with

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03.16.08
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I LOOK, I SEE 2 is Released

The eagerly awaited follow up to the hugely popular children’s album I LOOK, I SEE has been released on Jamal Records. An album of inspiring songs recorded by Yusuf Islam and friends, I LOOK, I SEE 2 features Ramadan Moon and a stunning new version of the classic Cat Stevens song Silent Sunlight. A colourful

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