A-ha wins BMI award for 4 million radio performances of 'Take On Me' on the US airwaves (Updated with interview)

Posted on 17/10/13

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A-ha wins BMI award for 4 million radio performances of 'Take On Me' on the US airwaves

(Photo by BMI) Norwegian cult act A-ha has received a BMI award in London yesterday for reaching no less than 4 million radio performances of their hit debut single "Take On Me" on the US airwaves. The picture above was taken from last night's BMI London Awards where 2 members of the band (Morten Harket and Magne Furuholmen) picked up the prize.

Watch the video of "Take On Me" below and check also the history of this A-ha track which got various releases before it got successful (speaking of believing in your work!).

Update: Below that video you'll also find the reaction of the band.

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