Wuthering Heights (4:29)

Cover of The Kick Inside

From The Kick Inside and 105 other releases

Written by Bush when she was just 18, the song’s lyrics are based on the story of the novel of the same name. Kate Bush was inspired to write the song by the last ten minutes of the 1970 film version of Wuthering Heights. She then read the book and discovered that she shares her birthday (July 30) with Emily Brontë. Bush reportedly wrote the song, for her album The Kick Inside, within the space of just a few hours late at night, looking to the moon through her open bedroom window for inspiration.

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  • ThirstLight

    love her

    15 May 10:30am Reply
  • alittleripped

    ABSOLUTELY, TRULLY INSPIRING!!!! LET'S SEE SOMEONE LIKE KATY PERRY SING FROM THE HEART AND SOUL LIKE THE MAGICAL KATE BUSH!!!! COULDN'T DO IT WITHOUT A STUDIO AND COMPUTER GENERATED CRAP!!!!

    13 May 6:04am Reply
  • hf1809

    cool this song***

    25 Apr 8:33am Reply
  • coanta

    Masterpiece!

    25 Apr 5:06am Reply
  • ThirstLight

    great <3

    24 Apr 10:57am Reply
  • fckblur

    Não deixa ela entrar não, Heathcliff, deixa ela na janela pegando frio. [3]

    16 Apr 4:44am Reply
  • kinojane

    it is so unusual that even seems to be mad!

    3 Apr 12:04pm Reply
  • marjo47

    Yes I hope youre roommates wil get it somedays what quality in music really is. Its not the quantity but is quality that counts.

    31 Mar 2:03pm Reply
  • tschubidi

    "Fucking SO stoked every time this song comes on. My roommates cringe and laugh. They think I like to listen to it ironically." They'll get it someday, if they're not braindead.

    25 Mar 11:11pm Reply
  • DeathByPOGs

    Fucking SO stoked every time this song comes on. My roommates cringe and laugh. They think I like to listen to it ironically.

    20 Mar 6:45pm Reply
  • KaaAzevedo

    best song ever

    7 Mar 1:43am Reply
  • hiddenreverse

    'a very powerful witch'

    26 Feb 10:45pm Reply
  • GarethSherry

    Fucking love this song.

    26 Feb 1:11pm Reply
  • davidbowiegirl

    Great song

    21 Feb 1:29pm Reply
  • marjo47

    I used to sing this when I heard it but now my voice is getting a bit lower I can not reach the hight anymore but still love it.

    19 Feb 3:50pm Reply
  • pqpaulinho

    "Heathcliff, it's me, I'm Cathy, I've come home... I'm so cold, let me in in-a-your-window" best pop music chorus ever

    16 Feb 8:57pm Reply
  • raphaelmg94

    Mais hetero que o André Matos cantando

    20 Jan 7:54pm Reply
  • Juhwithguns

    Não deixa ela entrar não, Heathcliff, deixa ela na janela pegando frio. [2]

    18 Jan 3:54am Reply
  • ladycaroledowns

    She's back ;-)

    28 Dec 2014 Reply
  • minotaur21

    The beautiful and unique talent that is Kate Bush.

    22 Dec 2014 Reply
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