Catherine Bush is an English singer, songwriter, and record producer. In 1978, aged 19, she topped the UK Singles Chart for four weeks with her debut single "Wuthering Heights", becoming the first female artist to achieve a UK number one with a self-written song. She has since released 25 UK Top 40 singles, including the Top 10 hits "The Man with the Child in His Eyes", "Babooshka", "Running Up That Hill", "Don't Give Up", and "King of the Mountain". All 10 of her studio albums reached the UK Top 10, including the UK number-one albums Never for Ever, Hounds of Love, and the compilation The Whole Story. She was the first British solo female artist to top the UK album charts and the first female artist to enter the album chart at number one. Bush began writing songs at 11. She was signed to EMI Records after Pink Floyd guitarist David Gilmour helped produce a demo tape. Her debut album, The Kick Inside, was released in 1978.
|Birth name:||Catherine Bush|
|Born:||July 30, 1958, Bexleyheath, Kent, England|
|Genres:||Art rock, alternative rock, art pop, pop rock, experimental pop, avant-pop|
|Occupation(s):||Singer, songwriter, musician, record producer, director|
|Instruments:||Vocals, piano, keyboards, synthesizers|
|Labels:||Harvest, EMI, Fish People, Columbia, Anti, Concord, Parlophone|
|Associated acts:||David Gilmour, Peter Gabriel|
|Twitter:||Kate Bush's Twitter profile|
|Instagram:||Kate Bush's Instagram profile|
|Facebook:||Kate Bush's Facebook profile|
|Youtube:||Kate Bush's Youtube channel|
|IMDb:||Kate Bush's IMDb|
|Spotify:||Kate Bush's Spotify|
About Kate Bush
Singer-songwriter of "Wuthering Heights" in 1978 who is considered one of the most well-known British solo performers of all time.
She practiced karate as a youth and started playing piano when she was eleven years old.
She has had twenty-five Top Forty hits on the U.K. charts, a few of them being "Babooshka," "The Man with the Child in His Eyes," and "Don't Give Up."
She has two older siblings named Paddy Bush and John Carder Bush.
She drew inspiration from a lot of authors, including James Joyce.
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