Cat Stevens

Cat Stevens

British singer-songwriter
Muslim name for the chart-topping singer/songwriter formerly known as Cat Stevens.
BornJuly 21, 1948
HometownLondon, England
Net worth$10 million
Height5'10" (1.78m)
SpouseFawzia Ali (m 1979 - present)
ChildrenAminah Yusuf , Hasanah Yusuf , Yoriyos
ParentsIngrid Wickman
Profile

Photos

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Top Stories

Jimmy Cliff: ‘I’m still chasing that Oscar!’

  • INTERVIEW: It’s been 50 years since the reggae pioneer helped bring Jamaican culture to the world with his starring role in ‘The Harder They Come’. He talks to Kevin E G Perry about new album ‘Refugees’, convincing Cat Stevens to let him record ‘Wild World’ and why he’s still singing ‘rude songs’ at 78

Videos

Yusuf Islam Performs 'Peace Train' at Christchurch Remembrance Service

A remembrance service was held in Christchurch, New Zealand, on March 29, to honour the victims of the Christchurch mosque shootings.Prime minister Jacinda Ardern spoke at the event which also saw a number of musicians perform including British singer Yusuf Islam, formerly known as Cat Stevens. This video, filmed by a member of the crowd, Josiah Tualamai’i, shows the singer performing his song, Peace Train.Yusuf Islam, famous for songs such as Wild World and Father and Son, was born in London to a Cypriot father and Swedish mother, but converted to Islam in the 1970s and has performed the song Peace Train throughout his career to promote tolerance and understanding, especially regarding the Islamic faith. Credit: Josiah Tualamai’i via Storyful
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Mr. A & Mr. M: The Story of A&M Records
Mr. A & Mr. M: The Story of A&M Records
2021
A Cat's Attic: Yusuf/Cat Stevens
A Cat's Attic: Yusuf/Cat Stevens
2017
Good Garbage
Good Garbage
2015

Albums

Life of the Last Prophet
Life of the Last Prophet
1995
Footsteps in the Dark: Greatest Hits, Vol. 2
Footsteps in the Dark: Greatest Hits, Vol. 2
1984
Back to Earth
Back to Earth
1978
Izitso
Izitso
1977
Numbers
Numbers
1975
Greatest Hits
Greatest Hits
1975
Buddha and the Chocolate Box
Buddha and the Chocolate Box
1974
Foreigner
Foreigner
1973
Teaser and the Firecat
Teaser and the Firecat
1971
Mona Bone Jakon
Mona Bone Jakon
1970
Collection
Collection
2012
Heaven/Where True Love Goes
Heaven/Where True Love Goes
2006
Night of Remembrance: Live at the Royal Albert Hall
Night of Remembrance: Live at the Royal Albert Hall
2004
I Look, I See
I Look, I See
2003
Classics, Vol. 24
Classics, Vol. 24
1987
Harold and Maude [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
Harold and Maude [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
1971
New Masters
New Masters
1967
Matthew & Son
Matthew & Son
1967
Moonshadow [Olympic Studio Demo, 1970]
Moonshadow [Olympic Studio Demo, 1970]
2021
REVOLUTION
REVOLUTION
2021