Cat stevens greatest hits

Top 10 Rod Stewart Cover Songs. It's mostly forgettable, but a key track kicks off the LP's second side. Indie band 10, Maniacs even pulled their cover of "Peace Train" from one of their albums in protest. The following year he delivered the studio album The Laughing Apple, which featured the newly penned single "See What Love Did to Me," as well as re-recorded versions of some of his own songs from He later clarified his statements, saying he was misinterpreted.

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Later that same year, he released the album Roadsinger. Bob Dylan's Greatest Hits. Indie band 10, Maniacs even pulled their cover of "Peace Train" from one of their albums in protest. It was another self-written effort, and Stevens' reputation as a writer was further enhanced by the success of his uits "Here Comes My Baby," which was recorded by the Tremeloes and entered the British charts in February, reaching the Top Five.

ā€ˇGreatest Hits by Cat Stevens on Apple Music

Stevens' reverential arrangement of the song -- guided by lush, rolling piano performed by Yes keyboardist Rick Wakeman -- tied for his highest-charting single, reaching No.

An immediate gold-record, the LP just missed the top atevens the U. The following steves he delivered the studio album The Laughing Apple, which featured the newly penned single "See What Love Did to Me," as well as re-recorded versions of some of his own songs from Arnold, who had a Top 20 U.

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After a brush with death, he emerged as a hirs with a world-humanitarian streak. He spent a year recuperating. Stevens' talent as a songwriter for others had not deserted him; in August, Jimmy Cliff entered the British charts with his composition "Wild World" reaching the Top Ten.

It restored some of his commercial clout, hitting the U. He started out as a songwriter for hire whose own records were adorned with super-busy arrangements enforced by record-company execs. A different album with the same title charted in the U.

Greatest Hits | Cat Stevens

He entered into an arranged marriage that eventually produced five children, auctioned off his possessions, and founded a Muslim school near London. Different singles from the album were released in the two countries, in the U.

The Best of Cat Stevens. Listeners Also Played See All. Top in earlyas did a belated American release of the single "Where Are You. ByStevens was again beginning to show signs of the strain of being a pop star, even if he didn't become physically ill.

Its best song, "Can't Keep It In," is one of Stevens' most playful songs, an acoustic stevenns pop symphony featuring one of his all-time best vocal performances. It pretty much set the template for his best work. With that, Yusuf Islam announced his retirement from the pop greayest business. The album's second single fared much better see No.

Top 10 Cat Stevens Songs

Stevens' breakthrough hit marked a shift in his music toward the stripped-down folk that made him a star in the early '70s. In addition to "Moon Shadow" and "Peace Train," it contained "Morning Has Broken," an adaptation of a hymn, which became Stevens' second consecutive easy listening number one and reached the pop Top Ten on both sides of the Ggeatest.

He performed less often and stopped granting interviews.

Before that, his music was surrounded by lush arrangements, busy percussion and other rock and pop trappings of the day. Tea for the Tillerman. Can't Keep It In. But it helped even more that the LP was filled with some of his bits and best-known songs, like the pensive "Hard Headed Woman.

The Very Best of Cat Stevens. Modern-day psych-rockers the Flaming Lips liked it so much they borrowed it for one of their songs, giving Stevens a co-write credit. Top Five and went gold upon release.

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