The first ever MTV Awards was held for the first time today back in 1984.
(Check out the outifts and hair do’s!)
Bette Midler and Dan Aykroyd co-hosted the show at Radio City Music Hall in NYC.
Herbie Hancock was the big winner that night earning himself a total of 5 awards, followed my Michael Jackson winning 3.
Some of the winners:
Video of the Year: The Cars – You Might Think
Best Male Video: David Bowie – China Girl
Best Female Video: Cyndi Lauper – Girl Just Want To Have Fun
Best Group Video: ZZ Top – Legs
Best Overall Performance in a Video: Michael Jackson – Thriller
Artists such as Diana Ross, Iggy Pop, Eddie Murphy, Rod Stewart, Ronnie Wood and Billy Idol were at the awards.