I Hate That Video Killed the Radio Star

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    But It Never Really Happened

    Old blues & jazz artists continued to sell lots of albums without having to resort to making videos. Meanwhile, The Buggles have, predictably, become a footnote (and probably would be relatively unknown today if not for MTV's choice to play their video first...
    Dragon56 Dragon56
    61-65, M
    Nov 3, 2009

    Back In the Day. . .

    I was a young kid when this song came out; I think it must have been around 1979.  Me and my friends used to have slumber parties at each other's homes and we would sing like the Buggles did in the video. We thought we sounded just like them.  I had to always sing the...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    11 Responses Jun 25, 2009
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