Tea for the Tillerman

Cat Stevens - Tea for the Tillerman
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Based on 54 ratings
1970 Ratings: #31
November 23, 1970 / Release Date
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Island / A&M / Label
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CRITIC REVIEWS

100
AllMusic

The album may have been full of angst, but it wasn't hard to sing along to. As a result, Tea for the Tillerman became a big seller and, for the second time in four years, its creator became a pop star.

lucacdornelles
97
Beautiful and sentimental.
SONGS RANKED:
11. Tea for the Tillerman
10. Longer Boats
9. Sad Lisa
8. Into White
7. But I Might Die Tonight
6. On the Road to Find Out
5. Hard Headed Woman
4. Miles From Nowhere
3. Where Do the Children Play?
2. Wild World
1. Father and Son
daFigz
100
This LP is an undeniable 70s classic. Draped in a sort of melancholic lyricism, combined with veiled angst in each song's lament and supported by gorgeous melody. Hummable sing-a-long, regardless of whether the listener is paying attention to what is being sung is what keeps this album alive and fresh. Cleaner production and superb musicality package this release along the lines of a George Martin production or Nick Drake studio LP. Simply stated: Profoundly beautiful. Here's my suggestion: ... read more
100
A timeless classic with greatly remastered sound!
Favorite Tracks: Miles From Nowhere, Wild World, On The Road To Find Out, Father And Son, Longer Boats, Into White
Least Favorite Tracks: None
Would I Recommend? Yes. Most Definitely.
tha138
68
Little stories, sweet melodies and a generous hug to lean on.
gas_souza
82
Where Do the Children Play? - 80
Hard Headed Woman - 80
Wild World - 90
Sad Lisa - 90
Miles from Nowhere - 80
But I Might Die Tonight - 75
Longer Boats - 80
Into White - 80
On the Road to Find Out - 80
Father and Son - 85
Tea for the Tillerman - NR

Destaques: Sad Lisa e Wild World
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Track List

  1. Where Do the Children Play?
  2. Hard Headed Woman
  3. Wild World
  4. Sad Lisa
  5. Miles from Nowhere
  6. But I Might Die Tonight
  7. Longer Boats
  8. Into White
  9. On the Road to Find Out
  10. Father and Son
  11. Tea for the Tillerman
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