Def Leppard's 'Hysteria' was released 30 years ago today (August 3, 1987). The album sold over 25 million copies & produced some adrenaline pumping performance videos that received a lot of play on MTV. Check'em out.
This weekend, rock through the 80’s & get totally tubular as we wave goodbye to summer with an indulgent weekend full 80’s era MTV tunes from the likes of The Police, Billy Idol & more. Rodney Dangerfield, Alf, & Steve Speilberg would approve so put on your acid wash jeans or cut-offs & crank up the radio.
On this day in 1981, MTV, a TV channel dedicated entirely to playing music videos was launched. The channel had a huge impact on music, television and pop culture. Here are 5 videos from the 1980's that left an indelible mark on our memories.