The video for the Buggles' classic one-shot, about how the rise of television (and, by extension, music videos) hurt the careers of those performers whose looks would not translate well to the new medium.
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This was the very first video ever shown on MTV, which aired on August, 1981. See more
Video Killed the Radio Star
Written by Geoff Downes
, Trevor Horn
and Bruce Woolley
Performed by The Buggles See more