35 years ago today on August 1, 1981 at 12:01 a.m. Eastern Time, a new revolutionary cable TV channel called MTV was launched. Video jockey or 'VJ' Alan Goodman introduced us all to MTV, which stood for Music Television, from its New York City-based network operations facility.

Click on the above video, Concho Valley and let's go back in time 35 years to see the launch of the cable channel that made us all say, 'I Want My MTV'. Do you remember when MTV first went on the air? Could you not live without your MTV? Let us know! Sound off in the below comment section.