‘Take On Me’ tops a billion YouTube views: What makes 80s Norwegian hit so enduring?

‘Take On Me’ tops a billion YouTube views: What makes 80s Norwegian hit so enduring?

It’s arguably the biggest success in the history of Norwegian pop, and A-ha’s 1984 pop classic ‘Take On Me’ this week reached a new milestone.

A-ha comeback marred by cover slip-up

A-ha comeback marred by cover slip-up

Ylvis’s The Fox sticks at number six in US charts

Ylvis’s The Fox sticks at number six in US charts

‘The Fox’ is Norway’s second ever US Top 10

‘The Fox’ is Norway’s second ever US Top 10

Video: A-ha’s ‘Take on Me’ gets North Korean treatment

Video: A-ha’s ‘Take on Me’ gets North Korean treatment