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#1 Posted by evanbrau (1162 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 (2113 posts) -

 This is watchable in 1080p!

#3 Posted by guiseppe (2840 posts) -


My avatar says it all.
#4 Posted by EternalInfinity0 (163 posts) -


#5 Edited by ProfessorEss (7354 posts) -
@mnzy:  Awesome calls yo.
...and I'll add:
#6 Posted by stevemanu (90 posts) -

Winner hands down. 


#7 Posted by HandsomeDead (11863 posts) -

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

#8 Posted by habster3 (3595 posts) -

No OK GO videos? No love for The Sword?

#9 Posted by SumDeus (1857 posts) -

  Without a doubt my favorite video.

#10 Posted by TurboMan (7535 posts) -


#11 Posted by RoujinX (419 posts) -


#12 Posted by TheGreatGuero (9130 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 (7535 posts) -

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

#14 Posted by RichardLOlson (1852 posts) -

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

#15 Posted by TurboMan (7535 posts) -
@RichardLOlson: MTV @ 5 AM
#16 Posted by Dom (436 posts) -

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

#17 Posted by Sil3n7 (1189 posts) -

The Strokes. Period.

#18 Posted by Canberra (1065 posts) -

The part at 4:53 is worth it alone.

#19 Posted by tranquilchaos (574 posts) -

Unkle - Rabbit In Your Headlights

#20 Edited by Akeldama (4246 posts) -

Current favorite: 

#21 Posted by SofaKing (205 posts) -


#22 Posted by BigBoss1911 (2453 posts) -
#23 Edited by Thortat (10 posts) -

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

#24 Posted by keiblerfan69 (52 posts) -


#25 Posted by habster3 (3595 posts) -

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

#26 Edited by FunExplosions (5407 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 (251 posts) -

Smashing Pumpkins - 1979

#28 Posted by lead_farmer (1041 posts) -


#29 Edited by Osaladin (2519 posts) -



#30 Posted by JerichoBlyth (1044 posts) -

Men without hats - The Safety Dance

#31 Edited by Taborlin (177 posts) -


You gotta love it. : 
Binary solo. 00000011 ><
#32 Posted by armaan8014 (5402 posts) -


#33 Posted by BeachThunder (11918 posts) -


#34 Posted by EkajArmstro (385 posts) -
#35 Posted by hwy_61 (922 posts) -


  Just for the WTF factor.
#36 Posted by S0ndor (2716 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 (12510 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 (535 posts) -


#39 Edited by Adaptor (186 posts) -

Radiohead - Street Spirit

#40 Edited by Steve_C (1751 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 (351 posts) -


#42 Posted by Bruce (5264 posts) -

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

#43 Posted by AstralDisaster (117 posts) -


#44 Posted by GoldenExplosion (86 posts) -

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

#45 Posted by Fattony12000 (7402 posts) -
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#47 Posted by ShockD (2401 posts) -

Nothing like a singing Hitler.

#48 Posted by SathingtonWaltz (2053 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 (1004 posts) -

I don't really like Korn, but I've always liked this video: 
#50 Posted by gakon (1952 posts) -

You're all wrong. 

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