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2016 In Review

The 50 Best Music Videos Of 2016

The music-video event of 2016 was easily the HBO premiere of Beyoncé's Lemonade -- inarguably one of the best albums of the year, and maybe…
Tom Breihan | December 20, 2016 - 10:16 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

I watched Frank Ocean's "Nikes" video for the first time on a borrowed phone, on a playground, on Saturday morning, keeping half an eye on…
Tom Breihan | August 26, 2016 - 10:33 am

DJ Shadow – “Nobody Speak” (Feat. Run The Jewels) Video

Earlier this year, DJ Shadow recruited Run The Jewels' Killer Mike and El-P to spit furious verses on "Nobody Speak," the best song on his…
Tom Breihan | August 24, 2016 - 9:05 am

Major Lazer – “Light It Up” (Feat. Nyla & Fuse ODG) Video

Major Lazer somehow became international pop stars on the strength of last year's album Peace Is The Mission and a few of its singles, so…
Tom Breihan | March 1, 2016 - 9:38 am

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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Once again, the best piece of music-related video wasn't a music video this week; it was this haunting performance from Neil Young and Willie Nelson,…
Tom Breihan | June 21, 2013 - 12:37 pm

SBTRKT – “Hold On” Video

A haunting, painful scene replays for the protagonist in SBTRKT's "Hold On" video, an eerie clip that holds up to the tracks own icy pleas…
Corban Goble | March 28, 2012 - 12:11 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Hey, there were some good videos this week! Two of the five videos below come from the directing team of Casey Raymond and Ewan James…
Tom Breihan | November 18, 2011 - 4:47 pm

Straight To Video

The 9 Best Videos Of The Week

I don't think there could be a Best Videos Of The Week column without a clip of someone spanking or spitting on someone else. I…
jessica | March 4, 2011 - 6:04 pm