The return of the classic!
Earlier this week, MTV reached an incredible milestone. This past Monday (August 1), the channel that introduced 80s babies to Daria, Celebrity Deathmatch, and, of course, Beavis and Butthead, turned 35. Because of its monumental feat, Viacom is rebranding VH1 Classic and remodeling it to MTV Classic. Now, a slew of 80s babies will be able to revel in vintage music videos and TV shows, with the magnum opus serving as Beavis and Butthead. Take a look at eight of our favorite rap videos to ever grace the television of Beavis and Butthead.
DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince – “Girls Ain’t Nothing But Trouble”
You could never go wrong with Jazzy Jeff and The Fresh Prince. Back in the day, before Will Smith was a blockbuster actor, he was a young kid fresh out of Philly showcasing his rap skills.
RUN-DMC – “Christmas In Hollis”
Run DMC had their finger on the pulse of hip hop back in the 80s. Every rap junkie dreamed of spending their Christmas with the talented rap triumvirate.
Biz Markie – “Just a Friend”
Even Beavis and Butthead were enthralled with the classic that was “Just a Friend.” “OH BABY YOU! YOU GOT WHAT I NEEEDDD…”