Discussion in 'Politics' started by kingcobra, Mar 5, 2006.

  1. what were the 1st n 2nd videos that it played during its launch?
  2. bronks


    First one was "Video killed the radio star" by the Buggles...I think.

    The second one? I don't know. But nobody ever remembers second place anyway.
  3. Got to meet Geoff Downes from Buggles/ Asia fame recently. Great chap.
  4. 2nd video - Pat Benatar - You Better Run
  5. MTV Launch (USA)

    1. "Video Killed the Radio Star" by The Buggles.
    2. "You Better Run" by Pat Benatar
  6. Got ya by a minute, Spyder!

    Remember this bloke!?
  7. Yes you did. Congrats!

    J.J. Jackson! Back when MTV actually played videos.

    - Spydertrader
  8. I wasted a good part of my life watching that station back then!
  9. I recall a few people in college who minored in MTV.

    - Spydertrader
  10. I can still vividly remember watching MTV that first month it launched in August, 1981. I also remember Kim Carnes "Bette Davis Eyes" was a huge hit at the time and they gave that a fair amount of air play.
    #10     Mar 5, 2006