The profound musical gifts of Harry Nilsson are on full display in THE RCA ALBUMS COLLECTION. This deluxe 17-CD box set, available now, presents Nilsson’s definitive 14 U.S. albums from RCA. Bonus material on those albums add up to 65 tracks, of which 26 are previously unreleased. Adding to the box set’s historical provenance are three newly-compiled CDs containing 58 tracks, of which an additional 29 tracks are previously unreleased.
Lee Blackman, attorney for Harry Nilsson’s estate, tells Billboard that Harry’s son Kief is recording an album of his dad’s songs, including “All I Think About Is You,” “Rainmaker,” “Daybreak,” “Kojak Columbo,” “Maybe,” which was released onread more
The Rock The Kasbah film soundtrack is in stores today, featuring Harry Nilsson’s “Jump Into The Fire.” Track listing: Pop Star – Cat Stevens Welcome to Afghanistan – Marcelo Zarvos Torch – Isa Machine & LP Troubleread more
Third Man Records has teamed up with Light in the Attic to release a children’s music compilation, This Record Belongs to ____, and a child-friendly turntable. The compilation album features songs by Harry Nilsson, Woody Guthrie, Ninaread more
Harry Nilsson’s “Everybody’s Talkin’” will be featured in a major new Xerox television commercial campaign starting this weekend during the U.S. Open tennis tournament. Listen for Harry in the video below! Harry’s version of “Everybody’s Talkin’” wasread more
What went wrong with the Broadway musical? … Pop music and the Broadway musical were already veering off in opposite directions when the Stones and the Beatles first laid siege to the top of the charts inread more
Harry Nilsson’s “Perfect Day” was the perfect song to use in the new movie trailer for By The Sea, Angelina Jolie Pitt’s cinematic reunion with Brad Pitt. View and listen to the trailer below:read more
Harry Nilsson was born 74 years ago today in Brooklyn. This photo of Harry captures him in Los Angeles circa late 1968 in front of a billboard promoting his new RCA Victor LP, the now-classic Aerial Ballet.read more