Room For The Life

Album: The Kick Inside (1978)

Songfacts®:

  • In an interview with Phil Sutcliffe published in the August 30, 1980 issue of Sounds, composer and performer Kate Bush said "Room For The Life" has been mistaken for a feminist song, while it is actually a plea to go "a bit easier on men." She elaborated: "Because we are the ones with survival inside us, we carry the next generation, we have the will to keep going, we keep bouncing back. I don't know if that's anti-liberationist but I wouldn't say femininity was very strong in my songs."

    Running to 4 minutes 3 seconds, it is the second track on Kate's debut album. >>
    Suggestion credit:
    Alexander Baron - London, England

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