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Norwegian pop group formed in 1985 comprised of: Morten Harket, lead singer and song writer; Magne Furuholmen (("Mags"), keyboards, piano, vocals and song writer, and Paul Waaktaar-Savoy (Pål Waaktaar), guitars, vocals and song writer. Achieved a major breakthrough in 1985 with the hit "Take On Me." Has since then had following hits with "The Sun ... See full bio »
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 2013 Doctors (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Forever Young (2013) ... (performer: "Take on Me" - uncredited)
 2012 This Is 40 (performer: "Take on Me")
 2011 Kinect Sports: Season Two (Video Game) (performer: - as a-ha) / (performer: "Take On Me")
 2011 Generació D (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Take On Me")
 2011 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Round Eight (2011) ... ("Take on Me")
 2011 EastEnders (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 23 August 2011 (2011) ... (performer: "Take on Me" - uncredited)
 2011 Oslo, August 31st (performer: "I've Been Losing You")
 2010 Glory Daze (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Fake Me Home Tonight (2010) ... (performer: "Take on Me" - uncredited)
 2010 The Hooker with a Heart of Gold (performer: "The Living Daylights")
 2010 Brad Tries... (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Brad Tries New Coke (2010) ... (performer: "Take On Me")
 2007-2010 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (performer - 2 episodes)
- 80's Good, Bad & Ugly (2010) ... (performer: "Take On Me")
- Amazing Moments in Music (2007) ... (performer: "Take On Me")
 2010 Formula 1: BBC Sport (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- The Belgian Grand Prix (2010) ... (performer: "Take on Me" - uncredited)
- The Canadian Grand Prix (2010) ... (performer: "The Sun Always Shines on TV" - uncredited)
 2009 Electric Dreams (TV Mini-Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The 1980s (2009) ... (performer: "The Sun Always Shines on TV", "Take on me")
 2009 Welcome to the 80's (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Charts, Clips und Kommerz (2009) ... (performer: "Take On Me")
 2008 Saints Row 2 (Video Game) (performer: "Take On Me")
 2007 El pasado (performer: "Take On Me")
 2007 SingStar Pop (Video Game) (performer: "Take On Me")
 2006 Totally Awesome (TV Movie) (performer: "Take On Me" - as A Ha)
 2006 The Lather Effect (performer: "Take On Me" - as a-Ha)
 2005 Reunion (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- 1986 (2005) ... (performer: "Take On Me")
 2005 Family Guy (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Breaking Out Is Hard to Do (2005) ... (performer: "Take on Me" - uncredited)
 2005 De vanskeligste ordene i verden (Short) (performer: "Velvet")
 2005 The Simpsons (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Future-Drama (2005) ... ("Take On Me")
 2005 Undercover (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Motivationstrainer (2005) ... (performer: "Hunting High And Low" - uncredited)
 2004 Woyzeck (TV Movie) (performer: "take on me") / (writer: "take on me")
 2003 Free Radicals (performer: "Take on me")
 2002 Smallville (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Dichotic (2002) ... (performer: "I Wish I Cared" - uncredited)
 2002 Bärbel Schäfer (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Nebenrollen-Casting: Wer bekommt die Superchance bei "Hinter Gittern"? (2002) ... (performer: "Velvet" - uncredited)
 2001 Corky Romano (performer: "Take On Me")
 2001 One Night at McCool's (performer: "Velvet" (1996) - as a-ha)
 1997 Grosse Pointe Blank (performer: "Take on Me")
 1993 Beavis and Butt-Head (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Butt-head Experience (1993) ... (performer: "Take On Me")
 1987 The Living Daylights (performer: "The Living Daylights" - as a-ha) / (producer: "The Living Daylights" - as a-ha)
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TV commercial "Take On Me" using their signature song "Take On Me" and signature video animation style for Volkswagen Scheduled Maintenance (voice over). See more »

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The very first version of "Take On Me" was called "The Juicyfruit Song" and was recorded during a rehearsal in 1981 by Bridges, Paul Waaktaar-Savoy (Pål Waaktaar) and Magne Furuholmen's former band. See more »


"The U2 of Norway"

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