Recently, Billboard has announced top 100 artists with the greatest music videos. Let’s take a look at these top 10 and find out who they are.
Madonna has never stopped refreshing herself and her style in music in the middle of the period MTV was famous. “Material Girl” and “Like a player” maybe her controversial songs but “Vogue” directed by David Fincher is considered as her most amazing music video.
Michael Jackson had turned his videos into true art masterpieces. Until now, his song “Thriller” has still been one of the greatest songs in history.
“Single Ladies (Put a Ring On It)” has become a phenomenon of the world’s culture. Up to now, this is still a signature work of art of Beyonce.
Despite being the artist who lacks confident in the first days of her career, Janet Jackson had slowly proved her talent by well-produced music videos delivering meaningful and bold messages to the world.
Missy Elliott’s music videos are a booming combination of fashion, choreography, designing production and special effects. “The Rain (Supa Dupa Fly)” released in 1997 is still one of the most iconic songs in history.
At this time, the name of “Lady Gaga” is always attached to cultural music videos. Each of her products contains such amazing content, from the choreography to the concept. Her iconic music video is “Bad Romance”.
Duran Duran is a British pop/rock band in Birmingham in 1978. They were a successful band in 1980s and the leader of the second “British Invasion” movement on MTV system in the US. “Rio” was considered as one of the most impressive music videos of the band.
The story, choreography, clothes… in any category, Britney Spears quickly created a strong image in the past 3 decades. “Baby One More Time” is still now one of her successful music videos of the princess of pop.
The combination of the strong spirit and pride has made Jay-Z’s song become a highly expected music video. “Big Pimpin” was considered of his greatest songs ever.
Nirvana is an American rock band established by singer/guitarist Kurt Cobain and bassist Krist Novoselic at Aberdeen, Washington in 1987. Since their debut, Nirvana has sold more than 25 million discs only in the US and 75 million worldwide. “Smells Like Teen Spirit” is one of the most memorable music videos of Nirvana.