10 Memorable ‘MTV Unplugged’ Performances

It’s been 27 years since the 1989 debut of MTV Unplugged, and a lot has changed on television. But there’s no denying that the pop culture program, the title of which has inspired a shorthand for any acoustic performance and stripped-down, intimate stage presentation, has been musical touchstone. The Emmy-winning series continues to this very day, but we’re traveling back in time to remember some of MTV Unplugged’s best performances on the anniversary of the series.