August 1, 1981, New York City, NY
Also to know is, what was the first videos on MTV?
First music videos aired on MTV
|1||"Video Killed the Radio Star"||The Buggles|
|2||"You Better Run"||Pat Benatar|
|3||"She Won't Dance with Me"||Rod Stewart|
|4||"You Better You Bet"||The Who|
Who was the first black artist to appear on MTV?
“Billie Jean” was the second single from the “Thriller” album, released January 2, 1983 after the Jackson/McCartney duet, “The Girl is Mine”. It's true, the first African-american artist to have their own video on MTV on high rotation was Michael Jackson.
Who started MTV?