Tag Archives: New Year’s Eve

memories of the ’80s – MTV

For all those video-obsessed teenagers in 1984, MTV took its Friday video countdown and launched a special to celebrate the end of 1984 on new year’s eve:¬†The Year End MTV Top 20 Video Countdown. Every Friday night, MTV would air … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – New Year’s Eve with Elvis

For devoted fans of Elvis¬†wanting to celebrate the end of 1975, their dreams came true with a rare New Year’s Eve concert. Only the third concert Elvis Presley ever performed in his career, December 31, 1975, the king of rock … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rocking Eve

Starting in 1972, those who wanted to ring in the new year had a new option thanks to tv host and pop music lover Dick Clark with his New Year’s Rocking Eve. As the host of America’s longest running musical … Continue reading

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