The channel was first known as VH1 Uno.
VH1 Uno could be thought of as an all-music video version of MTV Tr3s.
VH-han. All K-pop.
MTVU was seeking to compete with Burly Bear Network.
In September 2002, Burly Bear Network was bought by National Lampoon for an undisclosed amount.
MTVU formerly owned RateMyProfessors.com.
It also started a social networking site "Meet or Delete" with Hewlett Packard.