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Kate Bush - Babooshka album download
Performer: Kate Bush
Title: Babooshka
Country: UK
Released: 1980
Style: Pop Rock
Rating: 4.4/5
FLAC size: 1423 mb | MP3 size: 1345 mb | WMA size: 1536 mb
Genre: Rock

Babooshka" is a song by English singer Kate Bush, taken from her album Never for Ever. Released as a single in June 1980, it spent 10 weeks in the UK chart, peaking at number five. It was an even bigger hit in Australia, where it peaked at number two and was the 20th best-selling single of the year. According to an interview Kate Bush gave to the Australian TV series Countdown in 1980, the song chronicles a wife's desire to test her husband's loyalty

Babooshka appears on Kate Bush’s 1980 album Never For Ever. It was released as a single in the same year, and peaked at in the UK chart. The song outlines the story of a woman who, under a nom de plume, tests her husband’s loyalty by posing as a young admirer desirous of having an affair. What have the artists said about the song? Here is an interview on Youtube in which Kate Bush explains the meanings and inspiration behind the song. Babooshka" Track Info. Written By Kate Bush. Remastering Engineer James Guthrie & Kate Bush. Photography John Carder Bush.

She wanted to test her husband. All yours, Babooshka, Babooshka, Babooshka-ya-ya!" She wanted to take it further, So she arranged a place to go, To see if he Would fall for her incognito. And when he laid eyes on her, He got the feeling they had met before. Uncanny how she Reminds him of his little lady, Capacity to give him all he needs, Just like his wife before she freezed on him, Just like his wife when she was beautiful. He shouted out, "I'm. All yours, Babooshka, Babooshka, Babooshka-ya-ya! All yours, Babooshka, Babooshka, Babooshka-ya-ya! All yours, Babooshka, Babooshka, Babooshka-ya-ya!"for ever.

According to Kate Bush, in an interview with Austrailian TV series 'Countdown', this song chronicles a wife's desire to test her husband's loyalty.

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Kate Bush-Babooshka 1 Sheet Music, guitar tabs, bass tabs, chords and guitar pro tabs.


A Babooshka 3:28
B Ran Tan Waltz 2:38

Companies, etc.

  • Made By – EMI Italiana S.p.A.
  • Copyright (c) – Novercia Ltd.
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – EMI Records Ltd.
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Novercia Ltd.


  • Engineer – Jon Kelly
  • Photography By – J. Carder Bush*
  • Producer – Jon Kelly, Kate Bush
  • Written-By – Kate Bush


© 1980 Novercia Ltd
Side A: ℗ 1980 EMI Records Ltd.
Side B: ℗ 1980 Novercia Ltd.
Made in Italy by EMI Italiana S.p.A.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout etching): 07321-A- 28-7-80 I
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout etching): 07321-B- 28-7-80 I
  • Matrix / Runout (Label side A): 3C 006-07321 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Label side B): 3C 006-07321 B
  • Rights Society: S.I.A.E.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
EMI 5085 Kate Bush Babooshka ‎(7", Single) EMI EMI 5085 UK 1980
R-1074 Kate Bush Babooshka ‎(Flexi, 7", Shape, S/Sided, Mono, Card) Tonpress R-1074 Poland 1980
1C 006-07 321 Kate Bush Babooshka ‎(7", Single) EMI, EMI Electrola 1C 006-07 321 Germany 1980
2 C 008-07321, 2C 008-07.321 Kate Bush Babooshka ‎(7", Single, Lar) EMI, EMI 2 C 008-07321, 2C 008-07.321 France 1980
EMS-17047 ケイト・ブッシュ* = Kate Bush ケイト・ブッシュ* = Kate Bush - バブーシュカ = Babooshka ‎(7", Single, Promo) EMI EMS-17047 Japan 1980