Countdown voting is open to all residents living in Australia.
Head over to our voting website. Log in and create a shortlist of your favourite NT songs, you can use our Ambassador lists for inspiration. Then comes the tough part of whittle it down to your Top 10. Make sure to submit your final list before voting closes at 11.59pm (ACST), on June 22. Then share your votes with the world!
You can only vote once for a maximum of 10 songs and you cannot vote for the same song more than once.
Entry into the Territory Sounds Countdown is limited to composers of music, performers, writers of lyrics, or Songwriters who:
- have (and can warrant or provide suitable evidence of having) continuously resided in the Northern Territory for a minimum of five consecutive years.
- Were born in the NT and maintain an ongoing connection to the Northern Territory and/or have cultural ties to the Northern Territory.
The voting poll opens on June 1 at 10.00am (ACST)
The voting poll closes on June 22 at 11.59pm (ACST)
You can add a song to your shortlist manually, just make sure it meets the eligibility criteria outlined above.
The Territory Sounds Countdown will be broadcast on Territory Day - Wednesday 1st July 2020
You can listen live across the Territory as we countdown the Top 40 songs on ABC Radio Darwin and ABC Radio Alice
Springs. The best option if you’re in Darwin is listen on 105.7fm or 783am in Alice Springs, find other radio frequencies here.
Alternatively, you can listen live via one of our community radio partners.
TEABBA - GOVE FM - 8CCC TENNANT CREEK - CAAMA
Venues who will be hosting Listening Parties, are listed on this website.
Absolutely! A list will be available on territorysounds.com by 8am the very next day, Thursday 2nd July, 2020.
Not only will your votes make your favourite NT artists’ day should they land on the Countdown, but eligible voters will also have the chance to take home a MAJOR PRIZE PACK valued at over $1500!
Anyone living in the Northern Territory who has submitted a vote/s for at least one eligible NT song AND has provided MusicNT with their contact details (valid email address or Australian phone number and post code/State). Terms and Conditions for the Territory Sounds Countdown voter prizes can be found here.
All eligible voters will be entered into the prize draw, with the winner’s name selected at random through an online generator.