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9 Unknown Facts About Kate Bush's Songs
In 2010, Kate's first boyfriend, Steve Blacknell told the Daily Mail that this song is about him. The pair had got together in 1975 while Bracknell was working as a toilet cleaner, with ambition to be a DJ. He said, "She had her heart set on becoming a global star and I was going to be a flash DJ. One day I would introduce her on Top Of The Pops."