Classic Countdown

2020
59:00

Season 1, Episode 8 (1982)

4.0 0 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.
59:00

Season 1, Episode 6 (1980)

3.0 2 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.
Episodes 2019
1:08:00

Season 1, Episode 13 (1987)

3.0 3 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 and Dockers, Hoodoo Gurus, Paul Kelly and Crowded House. (Final)
1:09:00

Season 1, Episode 12 (1986)

4.0 0 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.
58:00

Season 1, Episode 11 (1985)

3.0 4 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.
58:00

Season 1, Episode 4 (1978)

4.5 8 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.
59:00

Season 1, Episode 3 (1977)

3.0 6 x
One of Australia's most loved TV programs, Countdown provided the soundtrack to an entire generation. Celebrate the sights & sounds of 1977 with Split Enz, Foreigner, Joe Cocker & narrator Richard Clapton.
Episodes 2018
57:00

Season 1, Episode 9 (1983)

3.0 3 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.
58:00

Season 1, Episode 7 (1981)

4.0 2 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.
Episodes 2017
57:00

Season 1, Episode 10 (1984)

3.0 14 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
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