On September 16, 1985.


On September 16, 1985, “EMI Records” released “Hounds of Love”, the fifth Kate Bush studio album . It was recorded January 1984 – June 1985, at “Wickham Farm Home Studio” in Welling, and was produced by Kate Bush. ”Hounds of love” received critical acclaim on its release and became one of her bestselling albums ever.


  • Kate Bush– vocals, Fairlight CMI, piano
  • Stuart Elliott– drums
  • Del Palmer– bass, handclapping,backing vocals, Fairlight basson, Linn programming
  • Alan Murphy– guitar
  • Paddy Bush– violins, balalaika, backing vocals, didjeridu, harmonic vocals , fujara
  • Charlie Morgan– drums, handclapping
  • Jonathan Williams – cello
  • Youth– bass
  • Morris Pert– percussion
  • Eberhard Weber– bass
  • The Medici Sextet – strings
  • Dave Lawson– string arrangements
  • Brian Bath – backing vocal, guitar
  • John Carder Bush – backing vocals, narration
  • Dónal Lunny– bouzouki, Irish bouzouki
  • John Sheahan– whistles
  • Kevin McAlea– synthesiser sequences, synthesiser
  • Danny Thompson– double bass
  • Liam O’Flynn– uilleann pipes
  • The Richard Hickox Singers– choir
  • Richard Hickox– vocals, choir master
  • Michael Berkeley– vocal arrangements
  • John Williams– guitar

All tracks by Kate Bush.

  1. Running Up That Hill
  2. Hounds of Love
  3. The Big Sky
  4. Mother Stands for Comfort
  5. Cloudbusting
  6. And Dream of Sheep
  7. Under Ice
  8. Walking the Witch
  9. Watching You Without Me
  10. Jig of Life
  11. Hello Earth
  12. The Morning Fog

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