The Buggles

The Buggles

Top Songs

1
Video Killed The Radio Star
2
I Am a Camera
3
The Plastic Age
4
Kid Dynamo
5
Clean, Clean

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Biography

As the answer to the trivia question "What was the first act ever played on MTV?" Buggles assured their place in pop music history. Vocalist and bassist Trevor Horn and keyboardist Geoff Downes formed the electro-pop duo in England in 1979 after meeting two years prior as session musicians. Their first single, "Video Killed the Radio Star," hit number one in the U.K. in late 1979. When MTV went on the air on August 1, 1981, the prophetically titled song's video was the first-eve... Read more

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