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Kate Bush
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Since her debut album in 1978, Kate Bush has been one of the most distinctive and creative female singers ever to come out of England. She was signed to EMI at age 16 after being recommended by David Gilmour, and in 1978 (at age 19) her debut single "Wuthering Heights" reached #1 in four countries. She has maintained a large cult following ever since, typically releasing new material between periods of two to four years (from 1978 to 1993), though in 1995 she disappeared from public view altogether in order to devote time to her family. Her musical output since then has been infrequent but noteworthy.
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Releases on file (16)
Security Project — Contact Security Project — Contact
(7d Media no#, 2017, CD)
Kate Bush — Before the Dawn Kate Bush — Before the Dawn
(Fish People CRE00302, 2014/2016, 3CD)
Kate Bush — 50 Words for Snow Kate Bush — 50 Words for Snow
(Anti- 87186-2, 2011, CD)
Kate Bush — Director's Cut Kate Bush — Director's Cut
(Fish People FPCD001, 2011, CD)
Kate Bush — Aerial Kate Bush — Aerial
(EMI 0946 3 43960 2 8, 2005, 2CD)
Kate Bush — The Red Shoes Kate Bush — The Red Shoes
(Columbia CK 53737, 1993/2008, CD)
Roy Harper — Once Roy Harper — Once
(Science Friction HUCD011, 1990/1994, CD)
Kate Bush — The Sensual World Kate Bush — The Sensual World
(Columbia CK 44164, 1989, CD)
Peter Gabriel — So Peter Gabriel — So
(Geffen Records 9 24088-2, 1986, CD)
Kate Bush — Hounds of Love Kate Bush — Hounds of Love
(EMI EJ2403841, 1985, LP)
Kate Bush — The Dreaming Kate Bush — The Dreaming
(EMI EMC 3419, 1982, LP)
Kate Bush — Never for Ever Kate Bush — Never for Ever
(EMI EMA 794, 1980, LP)
Roy Harper — The Unknown Soldier Roy Harper — The Unknown Soldier
(Science Friction HUCD031, 1980/1999, CD)
Peter Gabriel — Peter Gabriel Peter Gabriel — Peter Gabriel
(Charisma CDS 4019, 1979, LP)
Kate Bush — The Kick Inside Kate Bush — The Kick Inside
(EMI EMC 3223, 1978, LP)
Kate Bush — Lionheart Kate Bush — Lionheart
(EMI EMA 787, 1978, LP)

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