Classic Countdown

2017
58:00

Season 1, Episode 13 (1987)

3.0 7 x
After 563 episodes and hundreds of performances, Countdown ended in 1987. Narrator Paul Stewart looks back at the end of an era with performances by Painters & Dockers, Hoodoo Gurus, Paul Kelly and Crowded House. (Final)
59:00

Season 1, Episode 12 (1986)

4.0 10 x
Countdown provided the soundtrack to an entire generation of Australians. Deb Conway narrates a trip back to 1986 with performances by Mental as Anything, The Damned, GANGgajang and John Farnham. #ClassicCountdown
57:00

Season 1, Episode 11 (1985)

3.0 9 x
Countdown provided the soundtrack to an entire generation of Australians. Kate Ceberano narrates a trip back to 1985 with performances by Tears For Fears, Uncanny X-Men and A-Ha. #ClassicCountdown
57:00

Season 1, Episode 10 (1984)

3.0 13 x
Countdown provided the soundtrack to a generation of Australians. Grace Knight narrates a trip back to 1984 with performances by Culture Club, The Saints and Cyndi Lauper. #ClassicCountdown
58:00

Season 1, Episode 9 (1983)

3.0 6 x
Countdown provided the soundtrack to an entire generation of Australians. Pat Wilson narrates a trip back to 1983 with performances by Dragon, The Go-Betweens and Bonnie Tyler. #ClassicCountdown
58:00

Season 1, Episode 8 (1982)

4.0 10 x
Countdown provided the soundtrack to an entire generation of Australians. Shane Howard narrates a trip back to 1982 with performances by Iron Maiden, Duran Duran, Goanna and INXS. #ClassicCountdown
58:00

Season 1, Episode 7 (1981)

4.0 8 x
Take a walk down memory lane to 1981 and we recall the iconic artists, the incredible songs and Molly! Features performances by Simple Minds, Kim Wilde, Men at Work and Divinyls. Narrated by Steve Kilbey. #ClassicCountdown
1:00:00

Season 1, Episode 6 (1980)

3.0 13 x
The Eighties arrived with excitement and expectation. But as world events took a darker turn, the music industry shone with solid gold hits. James Reyne narrates this look back at the year in Countdown. #ClassicCountdown
56:00

Season 1, Episode 5 (1979)

4.5 14 x
Countdown provided the soundtrack to an entire generation of Australians. Stephen Cummings narrates a trip back to 1979 with performances by Iggy Pop, The Knack, Cheap Trick & Cold Chisel. #ClassicCountdown
58:00

Season 1, Episode 4 (1978)

4.5 10 x
Take a trip down memory lane with one of the ABC's most loved programs. Narrator Jane Clifton celebrates the sights & sounds of 1978 with John Cougar, Kate Bush, John Paul Young, Elton John & Dragon. #ClassicCountdown
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