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The Birth Of MTV


On this date in 1981, MTV debuted. The opening video was a two year old video by The Buggles called "Video Killed The Radio Star".

Yes, MTV once played music videos. Almost non-stop around the clock as a matter of fact.

Video: The Buggles - Video Killed The Radio Star - youtube


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