Channel 4's 100 Greatest Pop Videos Of All Timeby ukjf | created - 20 Sep 2017 | updated - 05 Nov 2017 | Public
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1. Michael Jackson: Thriller (1983 Video)
PG | 13 min | Short, Horror, Music
A night at the movies turns into a nightmare when Michael and his date are attacked by a hoard of bloodthirsty zombies - only a "Thriller" can save them now.
2. Peter Gabriel: Sledgehammer (1986 Video)
6 min | Animation, Short, Fantasy
Peter Gabriel's video for his 1986 Billboard Hot 100 number-one single, a collaboration with Aardman Animations which set new standards for the industry and became one of the most awarded videos in history.
4. Queen: Bohemian Rhapsody (1975 Video)
6 min | Short, Music
"Bohemian Rhapsody" is widely considered to be one of the best songs of all time and defined Queen's career. In this groundbreaking music video, the band perform their hit with a bunch of lights and colors.
11. Coldplay: The Scientist (2002 Video)
4 min | Short, Drama, Music
The video opens, looking down on Martin who is singing, as he lies on his back on a mattress. As the camera shot pulls back, the mattress is revealed to be outside. A cyclist cycles past in... See full summary »
18. Beyoncé Feat. Jay Z: Crazy in Love (2003 Video)
4 min | Short, Music, Musical
Shawn Carter (Jay-Z) is in a car on Mission Road in L.A. As they approach the 4th Street bridge, Beyoncé Knowles (Beyoncé) is in the middle of the street. Beyoncé dances, Jay-Z raps, Beyoncé dances some more.
21. Queen: I Want to Break Free (1984 Video)
Not Rated | 4 min | Short, Comedy, Music
Queen's video for "I Want to Break Free", which is considered a camp classic in the UK but effectively ended their career in the United States, where it received a negative reaction and was boycotted by MTV.
26. TLC: Waterfalls (1995 Video)
5 min | Short, Music
TLC performs in the music video "Waterfalls" from the album "CrazySexyCool" recorded for LaFace Records and Arista Records. The video begins with the group rising out of the water and ... See full summary »
30. Weezer: Buddy Holly (1994 Video)
4 min | Short, Comedy, Music
Music video for the song "Buddy Holly" by the American rock band Weezer, written by Rivers Cuomo. It was released as the second single from the band's debut album Weezer (The Blue Album) in 1994.
34. The White Stripes: Fell in Love with a Girl (2002 Video)
2 min | Animation, Short, Music
The music video is a Lego animation directed by Michel Gondry. Gondry's son was featured at the beginning of the video, building Lego blocks. It was shot frame by frame with each frame ... See full summary »
35. Sinéad O'Connor: Nothing Compares 2 U (1990 Video)
4 min | Short, Music
Sinéad O'Connor performs in the music video "Nothing Compares 2 U" from the album "I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got" recorded for Chrysalis Records. The music video features a closeup of ... See full summary »
41. Spice Girls: Wannabe (1996 Video)
4 min | Short, Comedy, Music
Spice Girls performs in the music video "Wannabe" from the album "Spice" recorded for Virgin Records and EMI Records. The music video begins with the Spice Girls outside London's St. ... See full summary »
43. Dire Straits: Money for Nothing (1985 Video)
5 min | Animation, Short, Music
Dire Straits classic video clip for 'Money for Nothing', smash 1985 hit from the album "Brothers in Arms". The iconic video mixtures advanced animation technology and footage from the band ... See full summary »
46. Adam and the Ants: Prince Charming (1981 Video)
3 min | Short, Music