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Countdown: Live
Count Down Live
compilation album
Country Netherlands Netherlands flag
Catalogue no. 7489591
Label EVA
Format 2 x 12" vinyl (33⅓ RPM)
Length 14 tracks
Released 1987
Genre Pop, Rock
Producer various
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Count Down Live duran duran
featuring Duran Duran

Countdown: Live is a double 12" vinyl compilation album featuring Duran Duran, released in the Netherlands by EVA during 1987.

About the album[]

The album is a collection of songs by various artists.

Countdown was a Dutch music show which was ranked as one of the best in the whole of Europe. The show ran from 1978 to the early 1990s, with Duran Duran appearing on various occasions.

The compilation includes UB40, a band from Birmingham who were produced by Bob Lamb during the same period he was working with Duran Duran on early demos.

Also featured on the album are Talk Talk, Queen and Spandau Ballet, three groups Russell Mulcahy directed music videos for.

Track listing[]


Side one[]

  1. "We Will Rock You" / "We Are The Champions" - Queen (6:25)
  2. "Sunday Bloody Sunday" - U2 (4:55)
  3. "Ghostdancing" - Simple Minds (7:18)
  4. "Mony Mony" - Billy Idol (4:00)

Side two[]

  1. "Relax" - Frankie Goes To Hollywood (4:54)
  2. "Gold" - Spandau Ballet (5:02)
  3. "Solsbury Hill" - Peter Gabriel (4:41)
  4. "Walls Come Tumbling Down" - The Style Council (3:34)

Side three[]

  1. "Notorious" - Duran Duran (4:17)
  2. "All I Want To Do" - UB40 (5:04)
  3. "Private Dancer" - Tina Turner (7:16)

Side four[]

  1. "Love Games" - Level 42 (9:44)
  2. "Tomorrow Started" - Talk Talk (5:52)
  3. "The Way It Is" - Bruce Hornsby And The Range (6:25)