@Videostatic Miley Cyrus "Younger Now" (Diane Martel, dir.) https://t.co/5nNWBBTprt #video #musicvideo 1 day 2 hours ago
@Videostatic RT @IndieWire: Spike Jonze's career owes a lot to the genius of Eric Zumbrunnen. Rest in peace to the award-winning editor: https://t.co/Z74 hours 16 min ago
@Videostatic BØRNS "Faded Heart" (BØRNS, Bardia Zeinali, dir.) https://t.co/sXb58q4x7l #video #musicvideo 1 day 23 hours ago
@Videostatic RT @justinismorrow: Eric Zumbrunnen edited more cool stuff in his career than some people watch in a lifetime. RIP. https://t.co/eWw8YEJV2K 4 hours 16 min ago
@Videostatic RT @toddweiser: RIP to Eric Zumbrunnen. A true genius editor. Just look at his work. #Jonze #Bjork #SmashingPumpkins #Weezer #Her And so mu… 4 hours 17 min ago
@Videostatic Logic f/ Alessia Cara, Khalid "1-800-273-8255" (Andy Hines, dir.) https://t.co/oQ6eVlap2g #video #musicvideo 1 day 20 hours ago
@Videostatic RT @Weezer: R.I.P. Eric Zumbrunnen, edited "Buddy Holly" video, longtime Spike Jonez collaborator. https://t.co/eF9cJgXkYA 4 hours 17 min ago

Best Music Videos Of The Year

Whittling down a year's worth of music videos to a Top 10 is one of my least favorite things, but such are the responsibilities with Video Static.

Here's my Top Ten. And, since I'm allowed to break the rules, I also included 30 more videos worth a watch for one reason or another. (And, I'll remind you that the monthly Best Of list is guaranteed* good viewing.)

2016 Best Videos Of The Year - Top 10

  1. OK Go "The One Moment" (Damian Kulash, dir.)
  2. The Avalanches "The Was" (Chris Hopkins, Al Smithee, dir.)
  3. Jamie XX "Gosh" (Romain Gavras, dir.)
  4. Coldplay "Up & Up" (Vania Heymann and Gal Muggia, dir.)
  5. Michael Kiwanuka "Black Man In A White World" (Hiro Murai, dir.)
  6. Leon Bridges "River" (Miles Jay, dir.)
  7. Stylo G x Jacob Plant "Bike Engine" (Keith Schofield, dir.)
  8. Beyonce "Formation" (Melina Matsoukas, dir.)
  9. The Weeknd "False Alarm [NSFW]" (Ilya Naishuller, dir.)
  10. DJ Shadow f/ Run The Jewels "Nobody Speak" (Sam Pilling, dir.)

2016 Best Videos Continued (in alphaberical order)

And if you want a Playlist of the Best Music Videos of 2016 listed in order of popularity, we got you covered as well!

*not guaranteed

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