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Spin names the best 35 music videos of the last 35 years

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It's that time of year again where media outlets start releasing their best of lists. 

Spin published a piece detailing their choices of the best 35 music videos of the last 35 years. 

Madonna remains the queen. :reductive_madonna_mdna_tea_coffee_cup_sips_sipping_drink_spill:

Exhale, thoughts on the list? Anyone missing? Sound off in the comments!

PS - I'd love to feature any year-end lists on the homepage you guys create :] 



35. Guns N Roses — "November Rain"
34. DJ Jazzy Jeff & the Fresh Prince — "Summertime"
33. Chris Isaak — "Wicked Game"
32. Janet Jackson — "Nasty"
31. Tool — "Stinkfist"
30. "Weird" Al Yankovic — "Like A Surgeon"
29. Miley Cyrus — "Wrecking Ball"
28. Foo Fighters — "Big Me"
27. M.I.A. — "Bad Girls"
26. John Mellencamp — "Rain on the Scarecrow"
25. Kendrick Lamar — "Alright"
24. Fugees — "Ready Or Not"
23. Daft Punk — "Around the World"
22. Fiona Apple — "Criminal"
21. Whitesnake — "Here I Go Again"
20. Madonna — "Justify My Love"
19. Missy Elliott — "The Rain (Supa Dupa Fly)"
18. Britney Spears — "Oops!... I Did It Again"
17. Radiohead — "Karma Police"
16. PSY — "Gangnam Style"
15. George Michael — "Freedom! '90"
14. Nine Inch Nails — "Closer"
13. Busta Rhymes — "Put Your Hands Where My Eyes Could See"
12. Jamiroquai — "Virtual Insanity"
11. Pearl Jam — "Jeremy"
10. Fatboy Slim — "Weapon Of Choice"
9. Soundgarden — "Black Hole Sun"
8. Nirvana — "Smells Like Teen Spirit"
7. Childish Gambino — "This Is America"
6. Beastie Boys — "Sabotage"
5. Weezer — "Buddy Holly"
4. R.E.M. — "Losing My Religion"
3. Nirvana — "Heart-Shaped Box"
2. Peter Gabriel — "Sledgehammer"
1. Madonna — "Like A Prayer"


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Weird they didn’t include Baby, but I’ll take it. And no Beyoncé, Katy or Gaga mentions 

a flop list for not including at least 2 Britney music videos  where is Toxic? Where is Baby? 

how is there no Michael Jackson lol what 

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4 hours ago, MissSpearsSaysSo said:

Where the fuc is Thriller??  :sipney_britney_starbucks_straw_sipping_drinking_spill:

I think MJ disqualified himself as he Called them short films and not music Videos. Like spin was gonna sit down through 20 Minute music Videos. 


Most of these cut off at 6 Minutes tops. 

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