Why doesn't the original MTV cable channel either show music videos or change its name?

Yes, several other MTV channels do show music video, such as MTV classic

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  • 4 months ago

    I've been without a TV now for about a month Stevie boy, It's conked out...…...

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  • 4 months ago

    Because people really don’t watch live tv anymore. And ever since youtube happened people can just watch whatever music video they want at any time. So music videos on TV are a thing of the past now.

    I don’t think they want to change the name and lose viewers 

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  • Brian
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    4 months ago

    Do they even make Music Video's any more?

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  • 4 months ago

    my guess is they'd lose ratings if they changed their name cus 'MTV' is a pretty big brand name, people know it

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  • 4 months ago

    Since Bruce Springsteen, Madonna

    Way before Nirvana

    There was U2 and Blondie

    And music still on M-T-V

    Her two kids in high school

    They tell her that she's uncool

    'Cause she's still preoccupied

    With 19, 19, 1985

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