Countdown is the 8th and final song off of the 1982 album, Signals. A single version of countdown was released in 1983. Countdown peaked at 36 on the UK Singles Chart. Being one of Rush's more popular songs, Countdown is more well known and is very occasionally played on radio.
Track Listing Edit
1. New World Man
2. The Spirit of the Radio (Live)
STS - 1Edit
The song, developing a space theme, describes two different launches, the launch of STS -1 and Space Shuttle Columbia.