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#1 Posted by evanbrau (1178 posts) -

No topic on this so I'm here to ask Giantbomb community what do you think is the best music video of all time regardless of the quality of the song or whatever the video is all that is important here.
To start off I'll add three that I love:

  The Strokes - Hard to explain. Love this video and its especially weird considering its just a mash up of loads of different old video but for some reason it just works really really well.
  Aphex Twin - Windowlicker. Bizarre and funny just watch all ten insane minutes.
  Chemical Brothers - Believe Crazy, creepy and just really well done.
Thats all from me, I'm sure someone can come up with better ones than this but these just happened to be on my mind.
#2 Edited by Wes899 (2167 posts) -

 This is watchable in 1080p!

#3 Posted by guiseppe (2843 posts) -


My avatar says it all.
#4 Posted by EternalInfinity0 (170 posts) -


#5 Edited by ProfessorEss (7701 posts) -
@mnzy:  Awesome calls yo.
...and I'll add:
#6 Posted by stevemanu (101 posts) -

Winner hands down. 


#7 Posted by HandsomeDead (11854 posts) -

You're all wrong. It's actually Thriller.

#8 Posted by habster3 (3618 posts) -

No OK GO videos? No love for The Sword?

#9 Posted by SumDeus (1898 posts) -

  Without a doubt my favorite video.

#10 Posted by TurboMan (8247 posts) -


#11 Posted by RoujinX (428 posts) -


#12 Posted by TheGreatGuero (8882 posts) -

"I'm Glad" by my wife Jennifer Lopez. I'd post it, but I don't want you guys getting all hot and heavy looking at my woman.

#13 Edited by TurboMan (8247 posts) -

also, some more Spike Jonze classics(second one is new and just as amazing) 

#14 Posted by RichardLOlson (1904 posts) -

I've not watched a music video in so long..I forgot what they were

#15 Posted by TurboMan (8247 posts) -
@RichardLOlson: MTV @ 5 AM
#16 Posted by Dom (446 posts) -

Pussy by Rammstein, though the uncensored version is 10X better  

#17 Posted by Sil3n7 (1347 posts) -

The Strokes. Period.

#18 Posted by Canberra (1065 posts) -

The part at 4:53 is worth it alone.

#19 Posted by tranquilchaos (578 posts) -

Unkle - Rabbit In Your Headlights

#20 Edited by Akeldama (4336 posts) -

Current favorite: 

#21 Posted by SofaKing (206 posts) -


#22 Posted by BigBoss1911 (2681 posts) -

#23 Edited by Thortat (11 posts) -

purely for the floating head at the end.....i bet that intrigued u 
plus its a tasty lil song

#24 Posted by keiblerfan69 (55 posts) -


#25 Posted by habster3 (3618 posts) -

@BigBoss1911: I love that song, but I have never seen the music video for it before; WTF!?

#26 Edited by FunExplosions (5535 posts) -

Wow. I'm astonished by how many of these are actually good. Forgot the GB community is so smart. I got one, I think.

Oh, wow. How did I forget this one.
  Awesome/hilariously mixed evangelical congregation footage.
#27 Posted by amandackrueger (250 posts) -

Smashing Pumpkins - 1979

#28 Posted by lead_farmer (1076 posts) -


#29 Edited by Osaladin (2628 posts) -



#30 Posted by JerichoBlyth (1039 posts) -

Men without hats - The Safety Dance

#31 Edited by Taborlin (178 posts) -


You gotta love it. : 
Binary solo. 00000011 ><
#32 Posted by armaan8014 (5864 posts) -


#33 Posted by BeachThunder (13306 posts) -


#34 Posted by EkajArmstro (428 posts) -
#35 Posted by hwy_61 (1034 posts) -


  Just for the WTF factor.
#36 Posted by S0ndor (2718 posts) -

If ZZ Top videos weren't banned from youtube I would post Burger Man. It's a song, about a man, who is a burger AWESOME.

#37 Edited by PenguinDust (12841 posts) -

A lot of the good ones have already been mentioned (Sabotage, Weapon of Fate, Take on Me, The Safety Dance) so I am going to list a couple that might have been forgotten. 

  1. Peter Gabriel - Sledgehammer
  2. Herbie Hancock - Rock it
  3. New Order - True Faith (one of my personal favorites)
  4. Weezer - Keep Fishin' (I know people say "Buddy Holly" but I like this song better and it stars the Muppets which is an A+ in my book)
  5. Jamiroquai - Virtual Insanity
  6. Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers - Don't Come Around Here No More
  7. Tool - Sober  
  8. Benny Goodman & his Orchestra - All the Cats Join In (Disney animation)

#38 Posted by fisher81 (573 posts) -


#39 Edited by Adaptor (202 posts) -

Radiohead - Street Spirit

#40 Edited by Steve_C (1768 posts) -

This is my current favourite. EDIT: I realise the subs for the text aren't appearing when it's embedded, which make it a bit more amusing, though I still like it without the context anyway.

#41 Posted by easthill (354 posts) -


#42 Posted by Bruce (6238 posts) -

YouTube spam...plus a lot of these aren't that good :(

#43 Posted by AstralDisaster (125 posts) -


#44 Posted by GoldenExplosion (87 posts) -

Damn, and here I was expecting a Remixed Video Mashup of Hey Soul Sister and Bad Romance...

#45 Posted by Fattony12000 (7969 posts) -
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#47 Posted by ShockD (2486 posts) -

Nothing like a singing Hitler.

#48 Posted by SathingtonWaltz (2167 posts) -
@Osaladin: You win. That really is the best music video ever made, it truly defined what that generation was about.
#49 Posted by Bobby_The_Great (1087 posts) -

I don't really like Korn, but I've always liked this video: 
#50 Posted by gakon (2008 posts) -

You're all wrong. 

  Just make sure whatever audio output you're utilizing has some bass to it.