Tea for the Tillerman²

Cat Stevens - Tea for the Tillerman²
Critic Score
Based on 10 reviews
2020 Ratings: #678 / 794
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Based on 11 ratings
September 18, 2020 / Release Date
LP / Format
A&M / Label
Yusuf / Primary Artists
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*Flashback to me desperately checking each song with the original trying to discover the microscopic differences between them*

".....oh they added an intro to Wild World....I solved it..."

What could possibly be the reason for this album. I just do not understand it. Tea for the Tillerman is one of the most cozy and heartfelt albums of the 70s. An album that can only exist in that spesific time period due to how old fashioned it sounds mixed with Cat's enchanting very mellow ... read more
Cat Stevens - Tea For The Tillerman²

Genre: Singer-Songwriter
Country: UK

Final Verdict: 56% (Pleasant Album)
Yearly Ranking: 790th / 1106

Highlight: Father And Son

Made me think of:
Aldous Harding
Nathaniel Rateliff
Paul Simon
I love this album but like, why? was this necessary? does this improve upon the original? (the answer is no)
It's okay, I like the idea of this and how it is presented. Just nothing really too amazing off this. Just I feel like why is this a thing, but it is welcomed as a nice homage to Cat Stevens.
All newly recorded re-imagined versions of the songs from his classic album. Conscious rapper Brother Ali will even have a verse on 'Longer Boats' and 'wild world' is a waltz. Pretty interested to hear his new versions. Can't wait for 2ser And The Firecat.
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Added on: May 29, 2020