After a fourteen-year absence, Mattel commissioned films to feature Barbie as a heroine of several princess or fairy-themed stories to accompany a franchise of related dolls and accessories. Hoffmann, the Brothers Grimm, Mark Twain, Charles Dickens, Hans Christian Andersen and Alexander Dumas.
Barbie also made appearances in My Scene, Toy Story 2, Toy Story 3 and the upcoming Toy Story 4. There are several series within the overall collection. Some also include music from Tchaikovsky, Beethoven, Dvorak, Mendelssohn, and Lukas Graham. Since 2010 (beginning with Barbie: A Fashion Fairytale), Started by Universal Studios.
They were a rock band that did great songs despite melodies that were usually very good but not stellar (and I stand by that), and despite having very few "classic" riffs.
They were a band that regularly engaged in lengthy, "self-indulgent" instrumental noodling, while almost never displaying raw chops on the level of the instrumentalists of the more popular prog rock bands of the day.
Mattel purchases the time from Nickelodeon, Tiny Pop or Pop to air them, usually on Saturday or Sunday afternoons. Barbie and the Rockers: Out of this World was created in 1987 by DIC Entertainment.