The Final Countdown - Piano Notes & Tutorial

In this post, I am sharing with you The Final Countdown Piano Notes. This is a very popular song by the band named “Europe”. And frankly, I wasn’t even aware of this band until I heard this song. It has also been used widely in the popular TV series, Arrested Development.

When this song was released in 1986, it broke all the records and stood at No. 1 position in most of the countries. The beats truly raise the tempo of the song one notch higher. So let’s quickly move to the Piano Notes of this amazing song so that you can enjoy it playing on your piano.

Video Tutorial

Please watch the video given above before starting with the practice yourself. You will get a good understanding of the notes and chords through the tutorial given above. We have only included melody notes below, just for simplicity. Here are the Piano Notes of the song:

(Interlude)
Db+ B Db+ F#     D+ Db+ D+ Db+ B
D+ Db+ D+ F#     B A B A Ab B A
Db+ B Db+ F#     D+ Db+ D+ Db+ B
D+ Db+ D+ F#     B A B A Ab B A
Db+ B Db+ F#     D+ Db+ D+ Db+ B
D+ Db+ D+ F#     B A B A Ab B A
Db+ B Db+ F#     D+ Db+ D+ Db+ B
D+ Db+ D+ F#     B A B A Ab B A
Ab A B   A B Db+ B A Ab F#
D+ Db+  Db+ D+ Db+ B Db+

Db+ B Db+ F#     D+ Db+ D+ Db+ B
D+ Db+ D+ F#     B A B A Ab B A
Db+ B Db+ F#     D+ Db+ D+ Db+ B
D+ Db+ D+ F#     B A B A Ab B A
Ab A B   A B Db+ B A Ab F#
D+ Db+  Db+ D+ Db+ B Db+

 

We’re leaving together,
F# F# Ab A F# Ab F#
But still it’s farewell.
F# F# Ab A Ab A F#
And maybe we’ll come back
F# F# Ab A Ab F# Db
To earth, who can tell?
A Ab F# E E

 

I guess there is no one to blame.
F# F# Ab A Ab F# E E
We’re leaving ground (leaving ground).
A A B Db+ B A F# A B A Ab F#
Will things ever be the same again?
F# F# Ab A Ab F# E E F# Ab

 

(Interlude)
B-EAb   B-EAb   B-EAb   B-EAb   B-EAb

 

It’s the final countdown.
F# F# A Ab Ab F#
The final countdown.
F# A Ab Ab F#

 

(Interlude)
Db+ B Db+ F#      D+ Db+ D+ Db+ B
D+ Db+ D+ F#     B A B A Ab B A
Db+ B Db+ F#      D+ Db+ D+ Db+ B
D+ Db+ D+ F#     B A B A Ab B A
Db+ B Db+ F# F#      D+ Db+ D+ Db+ B
D+ Db+ D+ F#     B A B A Ab B A

 

We’re heading for Venus (Venus).
F# F# Ab A F# Ab F#
And still we stand tall.
F# F# Ab A Ab A F#
‘Cause maybe they’ve seen us.
F# F# Ab A Ab F# Db
And welcome us all, yeah.
A Ab F# E E

 

With so many light years to go
F# F# Ab A Ab F# E E
And things to be found (to be found)
A A B Db+ B A F# A B A Ab F#
I’m sure that we’ll all miss her so.
F# F# Ab A Ab F# E E F# Ab

 

(Interlude)
B-EAb   B-EAb   B-EAb   B-EAb   B-EAb

 

It’s the final countdown.
F# F# A Ab Ab F#
The final countdown.
F# A Ab Ab F#
The final countdown.
F# A Ab Ab F#

 

(Interlude)
Db+ B Db+ F#      D+ Db+ D+ Db+ B
D+ Db+ D+ F#     B A B A Ab B A
Db+ B Db+ F#      D+ Db+ D+ Db+ B
D+ Db+ D+ F#     B A B A Ab B A
Ab A B   A B Db+ B A Ab F#
D+ Db+  Db+ D+ Db+ B Db+

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