a-ha Update "Take On Me" Video; Offer Chance To Win a Trip To Meet the Band

December 30, 2019
Magne Furuholmen, Pal Waaktaar-Savoy, and Morten Harket of a-ha

a-ha (Photo: Sebastian Reuter/Getty Images)

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Norwegian band a-ha’s iconic, half-animated, debut video for "Take On Me" has officially been remastered in 4K and is approaching 1 BILLION views on YouTube.

a-ha took home a total of six awards for their video at the 1986 MTV VMAs; Best New Artist, Best Concept, Most Experimental, Best Direction, Best Effects, and Viewer’s Choice — and was also nominated for two more; Best Group Video + Video of the Year. "Take On Me" also grabbed a nomination for the Favorite Pop/Rock Video award at the 13th AMAs in 1986.

As the band saw a resurgence over the last few years, the view count for the updated clip is now at a staggering 975,263,525 views -- but the band wants your help to get it to 1 billion!

Take a guess at when "Take On Me" will reach the massive benchmark to win tickets, flights, and accommodation for two to meet the band. Enter HERE.

Watch the video below.

 

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