"In some ways I thought of it as a lullaby for the Earth. And it was the idea of turning the whole thing upside down and looking at it from completely above. You know, that image of if you were lying in water at night and you were looking up at the sky all the time, I wonder if you wouldn't get the sense of as the stars were reflected in the water, you know, a sense of like, you could be looking up at water that's reflecting the stars from the sky that you're in." - KB
Hounds Of Love was launched with a laser light show party at the London Planetarium on September 9th 1985. Seven days later the album debuted at Number One where it stayed for the next four weeks.