The Single File is the name of a video compilation and box set by the EnglishmusicianKate Bush. The video compilation album was released in 1983, it contains the first twelve videos released by the artist. It was followed by a boxset called The Single File 1978~1983. The box included thirteen singles on individual vinyl records.
The Single File is a 1983 collection of music videos by Kate Bush. It is the second video release by the artist. It was released on VHS and later on Laserdisc in Japan. It features the UK version of "Wuthering Heights" and the original video of "Wow".
The Single File 1978~1983 is a boxed set released on 23 January 1984, available only on vinyl. It contained all Kate Bush's 7" singles and their B-sides up until that point, and her live EP On Stage. The box set primarily included her UK singles. The European single "Suspended in Gaffa" was not included but "Ne t'enfuis pas (remix)" single was. The boxset also included a lyric book.
"I'm surprised that I've got this amount of material together in five years," Bush remarked. "I'm thrillled, really… I mean, it is a form of 'greatest hits'. It's just put in a box and it's a nicer way of doing it."