20031206MTV, founded in America in 1982 has now come of age and in Britain today there are currently twenty five non stop music channels.

From The Box to MTV Base, Scuzz to VH1 Classic and Kerrang, Britain boasts more non-stop music channels than anywhere else in the world.

There is little doubt that non stop music television has had an incredible impact, not just on the British music scene, but on popular culture itself, affecting film and television production and changing the way a generation of young people received and enjoyed music.