Column: Music on MTV
April 27, 2022
I’m old enough to remember when MTV played videos rather than a 24/7 schedule that does not include any music. Earlier this year, I giggled when I saw they still host the MTV Music Awards and found this strange since they most likely haven’t played a video in 20 years.
I can remember turning on MTV before I went to the school bus stop and the joy of hearing a new song from one of my favorite artists.
I used to also eagerly await getting money for Christmas or a birthday and heading to the record store to pick out a new cassette tape. There was so much joy in listening to the new music a...