A prodigious songwriter, Kimberley Rew wrote Walking On Sunshine, the huge worldwide hit for Katrina And The Waves. He’s also responsible for their Eurovision winning song Love Shine A Light. Other artists who have had success with Rew penned creations are The Bangles, who covered Going Down To Liverpool and Celine Dion with That’s Just the Woman in Me.

Kim, who is also revered among guitarists for his driving and energetic playing style, is still writing and performing, with his wife Lee Cave-Berry. You can order their latest album Sunshine Walkers now!

Kimberley Rew live on stage

A prodigious songwriter, Kimberley Rew wrote Walking On Sunshine, the huge worldwide hit for Katrina And The Waves. He’s also responsible for their Eurovision winning song Love Shine A Light. Other artists who have had success with Rew penned creations are The Bangles, who covered Going Down To Liverpool and Celine Dion with That’s Just the Woman in Me.

Kim, who is also revered among guitarists for his driving and energetic playing style, is still writing and performing, with his wife Lee Cave-Berry. You can order their latest album Sunshine Walkers now!

Kimberley Rew

Multimillion selling songwriter

Kimberley Rew first came to notice in the late 1970s as a member of Robyn Hitchcock’s Soft Boys.

In 1981 Rew made a solo single backed by American band the dBs before helping to form Katrina and the Waves, and writing 1985’s evergreen Walking on Sunshine (produced by Pat Collier and Scott Litt). The Bangles also recorded Rew’s Going Down to Liverpool.

Katrina and the Waves toured opening for the Kinks, the Beach Boys, and Squeeze among many others. Rew concurrently guested with Ashley Hutchings, Robyn Hitchcock, Julian Dawson and Boo Hewerdine.

In 1997 Katrina and the Waves won the Eurovision Song Contest for the UK with the Rew composition Love Shine a Light. In 1999 Rew rejoined Robyn Hitchcock for the Jewels for Sophia album and tours.

New download EP:
All I Want Is You For Christmas

Kimberley Rew and Lee Cave-Berry follow up their critically acclaimed compilation, Sunshine Walkers, with a download-only 4-track EP, out on Nov 27th, inc. Christmas classic-in-waiting, All I Want Is You For Christmas and two new tracks announcing their forthcoming Spring 2021 album.

The new EP is available to download now:
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Watch the ‘All I Want Is You For Christmas’ video here!
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Love shine a light Eurovision 2020

Eurovision 2020 was renamed Europe Shine A Light. Competition was put to one side during the COVID-19 lockdown and instead every contestant took part remotely in a joint performance of the UK’s winning 1997 composition by Kimberly Rew – Love Shine A Light, which was originally performed by Kim’s band Katrina And The Waves.

Watch the video of Love Shine A Light at Eurovision 2020

New album available to order now

Kimberley Rew continues to write, record and gig locally with his wife Lee Cave-Berry, as Kim & Lee, with The Barefoot Doctors, and at Johnny Wright’s Wednesday Session at The Brook in Cambridge.

Kim & Lee have a new album “Sunshine Walkers” out now, you can order the album at their online store.