Originally Posted by RickVandeven
The genie is out of the bottle.
Ironic that a lot of older artists had the same criticisms about MTV and music videos back in the day. The Talking Heads hit their commercial peak in the golden age of MTV.
This is a good point. MTV didn't pay artists for their music either. Videos were considered promotional material. And yet, Byrne made his money via giving away his music on MTV.