Listen free to Yusuf – The Laughing Apple. Copy the following link to share it. Slowly let me tell you a story of a tree An apple tree Once in a summertime garden Lived a little apple tree “There are some I always wanted to hear differently,” Yusuf explains. “There are some I always wanted to hear differently,” he explains. The Laughing Apple Tracklist. I am so glad that Yusuf is continuing his musical journey. Released 15 September 2017 on Verve (catalog no. 2017 marks the 50th anniversary of his first success on the U.K. charts with the single "I Love My Dog," and on his album The Laughing Apple -- the first for his own Cat-O-Log label -- he explicitly looks back to his early days, albeit filtered through the eyes of experience. The Laughing Apple follows the common ‘60s template of combining newly-written songs with a number of covers – except that all the covers are from Yusuf's 1967 catalogue. The Laughing Apple features newly written songs and re-recordings of some of Yusuf’s early material, allowing him to present the songs as he’s always wished they’d been recorded. Listen to over 60 million songs with an unlimited streaming plan. Listen to The Laughing Apple by Cat Stevens, 2,235 Shazams, featuring on '70s Singer-Songwriter Essentials, and Yusuf / Cat Stevens Essentials Apple Music playlists. Genres: Singer/Songwriter, Pop Rock, Folk Rock. Cat Stevens. The Laughing Apple . 1,276 views, added to favorites 63 times. See What Love Did to Me Lyrics. The Laughing Apple: Yusuf/Cat Stevens: Track 4: Olive Hill: Yusuf/Cat Stevens: Track 5: Grandsons: Yusuf/Cat Stevens: Track 6: Mighty Peace: Yusuf/Cat Stevens: Track 7: Mary and the Little Lamb: Yusuf/Cat Stevens: Track 8: You Can Do (Whatever)! Based on its title alone, The Laughing Apple suggests that the message is coming full circle. Add to Custom List. The laughing Apple contains 11 tracks and, just like a nice home baked apple pie, leaves you wanting just a little bit more, which can only be a good thing. The Laughing Apple celebrates some of his earliest material, presenting the songs as he has always wished they had been recorded. It reunites him with producer Paul Samwell-Smith and guitarist Alun Davies, prominent collaborators on landmark recordings including 1970's multi-platinum Tea for the Tillerman. Yusuf / Cat Stevens 3:10: 9 … He is a British singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, humanitarian and education philanthropist.In December 1977, Stevens converted to Islam and adopted the name Yusuf Islam the following year. He began releasing music as Yusuf in 2006. September 2017 sein neues Album The Laughing Apple, am selben Tag, an dem auch 50 Jahre zuvor sein Debütalbum Matthew And Son erschien. B0027220-02; CD). Blackness of the Night Lyrics. Cat Stevens is the former stage name of Steven Demetre Georgiou (born in London on 21 July 1948). Yusuf produced The Laughing Apple with Paul Samwell-Smith, the original producer behind Yusuf’s landmark recordings, including Tea for the Tillerman and Teaser and the Firecat. Correction: Cat Stevens - The Laughing Apple (chords) Comment. 3. It is Yusuf's fourth mainstream release since his return to music and his first one since 2014's acclaimed Tell 'Em I'm Gone. The Laughing Apple reunites Yusuf with Paul Samwell-Smith, who produced Cat Stevens’ best-known work of the ’70s, as well as guitarist Alun Davies, whose acoustic guitar work was an integral part of those sessions. The album was produced by Yusuf / Cat Stevens & Paul Samwell-Smith. "The Laughing Apple" follows the common '60s template of combining original songs with covers, though the covers on this album are Yusuf's own. Yusuf produced The Laughing Apple with Paul Samwell-Smith, the original producer behind Yusuf’s landmark recordings, including Tea for the Tillerman and Teaser and the Firecat. Yusuf also has illustrated each of the album's 11 songs in his naïve style, resembling a storybook — for those whose hearts have never grown old. [Yusuf Islam] -- Yusuf Islam, the artist formerly known as Cat Stevens, releases a brand new album that features both new songs and new takes on some of his older tracks. Yusuf can't quite hit the high notes as well as he used to, but otherwise his instrument is in fine shape, and the languid arrangements suit the melodies quite well. 13 people found this helpful. Slowly let me tell you a story of a tree An apple tree, Once in a summertime garden lived a little apple tree And the man who owned it wanted it to be picked So he sent for to hire me Well, I’ve travelled the mountains, and I’ve travelled the sea Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at Last.fm. The Laughing Apple. User Ratings (0) Your Rating. The laughing apple. They crowded the song out a lot of times.”. Was this info helpful? Difficulty: novice. The chords and lyrics you play/sing are syncopated to one another. Info for The Laughing Apple. I already downloaded Qobuz for Windows / MacOS Open I have not downloaded Qobuz for Windows / MacOS yet Download the Qobuz app Listen on Qobuz. 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