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01/08/1981 MTV begins broadcasting in the United States

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MTV Original Broadcast 8/1/1981

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MTV 1980 - 2016

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25 Fun Facts You May Not Know About MTV And Its History

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Top 10 MTV Reality Shows of All Time

MTV is an American pay television channel owned by Viacom Media Networks and headquartered in New York City. The channel originally aired music videos as guided by television personalities known as "video jockeys". At first, MTV's main target demographic was young adults, but today it is primarily teenagers.
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