Kate Bush makes history with eight chart albums

Kate Bush has become the first woman in history to have eight albums in the Official Albums Chart at the same time.

The achievement comes following her return to the stage after 35 years went down a storm with critics and fans alike.

Kate Bush's 'Before the Dawn' tour in London has received rave reviews. Credit: PA

Two of Bush's albums are now in the top 10 - The Whole Story at number six and Hounds Of Love at number nine.

Six albums are in the top 40 - 50 Words For Snow is at number 20, The Kick Inside is at number 24, The Sensual World is at 26, The Dreaming is at 37, Never For Ever is at 38 and Lionheart is at 40

A further three of Bush's albums are at numbers 43, 44 and 49.