Working for the Weekend was released the same year MTV started.1981..so it was a very rudimentary video, but effective. Loverboy is a Canadian band. This song has been used extensively on film and in TV. The famous sketch where Chris Farley and Patrick Swayze are Chippendale dancers, uses this song. It’s also in Charlie’s Angels and Zoolander. Check out the video below, and here the song in the 9 o’clock hour tonight on 104.3 K-Hits.