No fewer than eleven Kate Bush albums are set to re-enter the top 100 of the UK's Official Albums Chart as the legendary singer-songwriter begins her eagerly-anticipated live comeback.
Bush, who has kept a famously low profile over the last two decades, will play the first of 22 shows at London's Hammersmith Apollo tonight (August 26) - her first full gig in over 35 years.
reports that all nine of her studio albums - plus her compilation LPs The Whole Story
and Director's Cut
- are inside the top 100 in the early midweek charts as anticipation builds for Bush's return to the stage.
Her 1986 best of set, The Whole Story
, leads the pack at number eight, followed by her classic 1985 album Hounds of Love
at number 14 and her most recent album, 2011's 50 Words of Snow
at number 32. Check out the full list of albums and midweek chart positions below.
The Whole Story
Hounds Of Love
50 Words For Snow
The Kick Inside
The Sensual World
The Red Shoes
Never For Ever
The official midweek chart update will be revealed by OfficialCharts.com at 4pm tomorrow (August 26).
Kate Bush's live return tonight remains shrouded in secrecy, but we've compiled a list of ten amazing songs we'd love to see her play live - check it out here