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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

"Rihanna boobs" are probably not, in themselves, enough to guarantee a music video's artistic merit. And so I didn't include Rihanna's "Kiss It Better" video…
Tom Breihan | April 1, 2016 - 11:59 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

If you were some kind of underground artist making a video this week, it was hard to compete. A few big stars on big labels…
Tom Breihan | April 17, 2015 - 12:35 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

There were a couple of big high-profile videos this week from artists I like, and they had big ideas, but they didn't move me much.
Tom Breihan | February 6, 2015 - 9:36 am

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Kaytranada – “You’re The One” Video

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Chris DeVille | January 1, 2016 - 3:15 pm

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A$AP Rocky – “Jukebox Joints” Video

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Tom Breihan | August 10, 2015 - 10:53 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

There were a couple of big high-profile videos this week from artists I like, and they had big ideas, but they didn't move me much.
Tom Breihan | February 6, 2015 - 9:36 am

Migos – “Cross The Country” Video

The young Atlanta rap trio Migos are the rare rap group who can maintain a giddy energy over a six-and-a-half-minute song, and the title of…
Tom Breihan | February 3, 2015 - 9:42 am

A$AP Rocky – “Multiply” Video (Feat. Juicy J)

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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Last Friday was the Fourth Of July, which meant we didn't run one of these lists. But the videos kept piling up, and so we're…
Tom Breihan | July 11, 2014 - 9:51 am

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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Hey, whoever's in charge of music video releases! Can you space things out a little better, please? Last week, I scrambled to come up with…
Tom Breihan | May 16, 2014 - 1:29 pm

Pictureplane – “Self Control” Video

It's been about three years since the Denver producer Pictureplane broke us off with his great Thee Physical album, and while he's not ready to…
Tom Breihan | May 15, 2014 - 4:31 pm

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

I didn't do one of these columns last week, since there were almost no music videos. At this point, the music industry has stretched and…
Tom Breihan | January 10, 2014 - 10:59 am

A$AP Ferg – “Hood Pope” Video

When I say A$AP Ferg's "Hood Pope" was one of my favorite songs of 2013, I mean I couldn't go 60 seconds some days without…
Chris DeVille | January 2, 2014 - 10:06 am
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