Welcome to The TRL Archive from ATRL. This is the only place on the Internet where you can find complete and comprehensive archives
of recap, records, and other statistics for MTV’s Total Request Live, spanning the entire 10 year history of the series.
Total Request Live began on September 14, 1998, and ended on November 16, 2008. We have the recap for all 2,247 episodes.
From the show’s premiere on September 14, 1998 until a format change after October 18, 2007, TRL kept track of miscellaneous statistics about all the videos that ever appeared on the top ten. Complete archives of those statistics can be found here, including lists of the show’s many debuts, the number ones, and retired videos, specific artist statistics, and our record book of interesting facts.
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