At the time the clip of the Norwegian group was a real bomb!
The legendary music video, directed by Steve Barron, was made over two months due to the complicated process, but the effort was worth it: At the 1986 MTV Video Music Awards, “Take on Me” won six trophies and put A -ha on the way to glory in the United States.
The clip is important in the success of the title but we must not neglect the superb melody and especially the magnificent voice of singer Morten Harket! It is also he who is highlighted in the clip.
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