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MTV at 25: How Music Television Changed Its Tune With the Times

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&raquo Download Audio(mp3) By Sarah Randle and produced by Caty Weaver 2006-8-20 VOICE ONE: Welcome to

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by sarah randle and produced by caty weaver
2006-8-20

voice one:

welcome to this is america in voa special english. i'm faith lapidus.

voice two:

mtv

and i'm steve ember. some people love it. some think it ruins young minds. and some remember the days when it was all music. this week our subject is twenty-five years of music television -- better known as mtv.

(music)

voice one:

mtv arrived in the early morning hours of august first, nineteen eighty-one. at one minute after twelve it played "video killed the radio star" by the buggles.

mtv was one of the first specialized channels on american television. people could watch artists perform popular songs in videos. the network played music videos all day long.

but at first only a few thousand people could watch mtv. it was offered on cable television only in new jersey. even the people who worked at mtv had to go to new jersey if they wanted to see it on television.

voice two:

mtv news

in its early years, mtv was a lot like radio with pictures. radio stations had djs, disk jockeys; mtv had vjs, video jockeys. the vjs spoke to the audience between videos.

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