Kate Bush

Kate Bush

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Kate Bush is a popular English singer, songwriter, music producer, director, and musician. Kate Bush is best known as the singer-songwriter of “Wuthering Heights” in 1978.

Early Life

Kate Bush was born on July 30, 1958, and is currently 63 years old. Born in Welling, Kent, England, Kate is British by nationality. Similarly, she is from a Christian family. Being born on July 30, her birth sign is Leo.

Moving towards her family, Kate was born to her father Robert Bush, and her mother Hannah Daly. Her father Robert was a physician and a pianist, while her mother Hannah was an Irish folk dancer. Likewise, she also has two elder brothers named John and Paddy who were part of the local folk music scene.

Education

Talking about her educational background, Kate studied at St Joseph’s Convent Grammar School. Later, she also joined the Catholic girls’ school, London. However, she left school and joined dance classes. Moving on, Kate also learned Karate at the Goldsmiths College along with her brother John.

Professional Life and Career

The professional singer-songwriter released her debut album named “The Kick Inside” in February 1978. It included the hit single “Wuthering Heights”. Likewise, in November 1978, she published her second album named “Lionheart”. In 1979, Kate released her next album titled “Never for Ever” which remained on the top of the charts.

Kate Bush released her one-off single titled, “December Will Be Magic Again” in November 1980. Likewise, she released her studio album “Hounds of Love” in 1985 which is considered as one of her successful albums. In 1986, her video album “The Hair of the Hound” and ” The Whole Story” came out. Moreover, in 1989, she released her video album “The Sensual World”. After a year, she released its video version.

In 1990, Kate appeared in the comedy film “Les Dogs”. Similarly, in 1993, Kate directed and acted on a musical short film, “The Line, the Cross & the Curve”. The film included songs from her album “The Red Shoes”. Kate also made music for a commercial ad for the soft drink “Fruitopia” in 1994. Likewise, songs from her popular album “The Sensual World” were featured in the Canadian film “Felicia’s Journey”.

After few years, Kate released her next studio album titled, “Aerial”. Similarly, in 2007, she wrote and sang a song named “Lyra” for the soundtrack of the film, “The Golden Compass”. Likewise, she published her studio albums, “Director’s Cut” and “50 Words for Snow” in 2011 and “Lake Tahoe” in 2012.

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Caption: Kate performing live (source: Billboard)

Achievements and Net Worth

Kate Bush has won Vegas Movie Awards in 2020 under the category “Best Song”. Likewise, she has been nominated for several other awards such as Grammy Awards (3 times), MTV Video Music Awards (2 times), and many more.

In addition, Kate has made a pretty satisfactory amount of money from her career. Still, she has kept her annual income and salary secret from the media. According to online sources, Kate has an estimated net worth of around $60 million US dollars.

Relationship Status

Kate Bush was in a relationship with bassist and engineer Del Palmer from the late 1970s to the early 1990s. However, she is currently in a married relationship with guitarist Danny McIntosh. Kate and Danny got married in the year 1992. The couple together has a son named Albert McIntosh.

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Caption: Kate with her husband (source: Pinterest)

Body Measurement and Social Media

Enhancing her body measurements, Kate has maintained a pretty well-shaped body. Kate stands tall at the height of 5 feet 3 inches or 1.6 meters tall and has a bodyweight of 54 kg or 118 pounds. Similarly, her other body measurements such as chest size, waist size, and hip size of 31 inches, 24 inches, and 33 inches respectively. Similarly, her bra cup size is 36A. In addition, Kate has dark brown hair with a pair of beautiful hazel eyes.

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Caption: Kate posing for a photo (source: Last.fm)

When it comes to her social media availability, Kate is quite active on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Youtube. Firstly, she has a huge 706k followers on her official Facebook page. Likewise, her @katebushmusic Instagram account has more than 64k followers. Moving on, Kate joined Twitter in December 2010 and has gained more than 100.5k followers. Moreover, she also has a Youtube account with over 287k followers.