Needless to say, I was very excited when the King of Pop made his first appearance on trl in 2001.
Our visit to trl would require us to leave slightly early from school, thrillingly skipping the last half of our final class.
Watching the “Say My Name” video on trl—and therefore dressing monochromatically for months after—was everything in 2000.
To this day, my iPod is around 70 percent songs I furiously downloaded after hearing them on trl.
My fan-girl fervor stemmed from the simple fact that trl was cool, which I really wanted to be.
On Sept. 14, 1998, back when MTV still played music videos, Total Request Live—or trl—aired for the first time.
From stripping on ‘trl’ to loopiness at the Oscars, a look back at her wildest TV appearances.
My obsession with trl, like most preteen obsessions, was entirely un-ironic.
When I went on my first trip to New York in the fourth grade, all I wanted was to see a taping of trl.
Mistral, mis′trl, n. a violent north-west wind which at certain seasons prevails on the south coast of France.