Best Storylines In Music Videos


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The Top Ten

A Beautiful Lie - 30 Seconds to Mars
Mars makes the most powerful videos ever, what I like about they're videos is that they alway convey a certain massage. They definitely deserve the number one (and two) spot.
a great video, a great message. AWESOME {MARS IS COMING}


2Bad Girl - Madonna
All of Madonna's music videos are unique in their own way, and Bad Girl is not Madonna's best song or music video. But the concept and execution and direction of the plot is applaudable.
I thought it was soundtrack - looks like a real movie. Brilliant Video!


Incredible! Maybe with Substitute For Love, check this video

3Breaking the Habit - Linkin Park

4Bring Me to Life - Evanescence

5We Belong To The Sea - Aqua

6Cool - Gwen Stefani

7Tears Don't Fall - Bullet for My Valentine

8Papa Don't Preach - Madonna

9Everytime - Britney Spears
I love britney video

10The Unforgiven - Metallica
Awesong music video although I never really understood what it meant


The Contenders

11Because of You - Kelly Clarkson
Got a good value on this music video... Growing up w/ a mom that really so weak & can't stand on her own... She grew almost like her mom, realizing that in the end she does blame her mom for everything...

12Youth of the Nation - P.O.D.

13So Far Away - Avenged Sevenfold
R.I. P The Rev

14Crazy - Aerosmith

15The Diary of Jane - Breaking Benjamin

16November Rain - Guns N' Roses
Axl rose in a wedding ceremony with his wife, band, orchestra and other known pals, they enjoyed the wedding and the honeymoon and it just goes november rain having his spouse died and being buried. a nightmare


Such a sad storyline, but very powerful. My dad always watched it and he told me he wanted this for his funeral. Now I understand it may be from the dramatic effect of the music video. It's purely beautiful.
Slash can't find the ring hahaha... but seriously, it has a great story.


[Newest]Why you no number 1?!?!


17Cryin' - Aerosmith

18Falling Away From Me - Korn

19Savin' Me - Nickelback
I know that would be very cool


It would be cool to be able to see how long people have to live

20Stan - Eminem
Man this should be higher on the list... It has a disturbing crazy awesome storyline... I felt like I was watching a movie... Eminem is a musical genius
This should be on top 5 man I mean just watch the video it's really have storyline.. Peace

21Pieces - L'Arc~en~Ciel
hyde stabbed tetsu in the back, very dramatic video. a sharf weapon with a curse to kill people generation by generation


dramatic videos are more entertaining than the video who just kiss, hug, show affection storyline


22All the Things She Said - t.A.T.u.
Lean Katina and Julia Volkova are the best.

23Supreme - Robbie Williams
Most of his songs have interesting storylines though

24One By One - Cher
great song. great singer. great video.


25Waking the Demon - Bullet For My Valentine
its a good song and has a strong message


26Hot N Cold - Katy Perry
This has a good storyline.


27White Horse - Taylor Swift

28Today the Sun's on Us - Sophie Ellis Bextor

29Something Beautiful - Robbie Williams

30Careless Whisper - George Michael

31One - Metallica

32You Belong With Me - Taylor Swift
This video and song is so meaningful and it actually has a story going on with beginning and ending not like music videos today that make absolutely no sense. I'm not a fan of Taylor Swift, but I have to admit this video deserves to be No1 in this list.
This is the cutes video of all time! How is this not AT LEAST in the top 15?!

33Un-Break My Heart - Toni Braxton

34Misery Business - Paramore

35By Your Side - Sade

36Ole Black & Blue Eyes - The Fratellis
It's animated, it's set in the wild west, and it's entertaining. Why isn't this higher?

37A Little Piece of Heaven - Avenged Sevenfold

38Express Yourself - Madonna
Slave girl, kitten, dominatrix, all the facets are on exhibition; it's expressive!

39Don't Cry - Guns N Roses

40Estranged - Guns N Roses

41Always - Bon Jovi

42Every Rose Has Its Thorn - Poison
This song actually follows a his breakup... So heartfelt, and emotional. Great song, even better video.

43The Search Is Over - Survivor

44Hurricane - 30 Seconds to Mars

45Seize the Day - Avenged Sevenfold
Great Video, good storyline, well directed, good message.

46Who Do You Think You Are Kidding Jurgen Klinsmann? - Tonedef Allstars
A Funny satire about the 2006 world cup and a cheeky swipe at Germany

47Kristy, Are You Doing Okay? - The Offspring
Such a meaningful song and video clip

48Born to Die - Lana del Rey

49Jesus of Suburbia - Green Day

50He Wasn't Man Enought - Toni Braxton

51Boys With Girlfriends - Meiko

52Driver's High - L'Arc~en~Ciel
they robbed a bank, chased by cops and jump into a cliff


53Obscure - Dir en Grey

54No Ordinary Love - Sade

55Somebody That I Used to Know - Gotye

56Everybody's Fool - Evanescence

57Viva La Vida - Coldplay

58Sugar, We're Goin Down - Fall Out Boy
This is how videos should be. It is an awesome video that fully expresses the meaning of an amazing song. I just love it! All the dumb music videos these days are just people standing around flashing illuminati signs.

59Gives You Hell - The All-American Rejects
This song is so epic and funny! Tyson shows talent and acting skills playing both his rock star self and the goody two shoes neighbour, the video is absolutely hilarious and it never gets old!

60The Ballad of Mona Lisa - Panic! At the Disco

61Part of Me - Katy Perry

62Helena - My Chemical Romance

63Albuquerque - "Weird Al" Yankovic

64Dead Memories - Slipknot

65Over - Lindsay Lohan

66Look At Me - Geri Halliwell

67My Name Is Not Susan - Whitney Houston

68Love Song - Sara Bareilles

69When Love & Hate Collide - Def Leppard

70No One Like You - Scorpions

71Drink It Down - L'Arc~en~Ciel

72Hurry Xmas - L'Arc~en~Ciel

73Survivor - Destiny's Child

74Smooth Operator - Sade

75King of Sorrow - Sade

76Movin' On - Novecento

77Tell Me Something - Novecento

78Llamado de Emergencia - Daddy Yankee

79Savior - Skillet

80Trouble - Coldplay

81Just the Way You Are - Bruno Mars

82Never Close Our Eyes - Adam Lambert
A stunning music video set in a dystopian future devoid of colour and happiness where people live like mindless zombies... Until Adam comes and saves the day!

83Better Than I Know Myself - Adam Lambert
A breathtaking video which explores the concept of light and dark through a beautiful storyline.

84Dance, Dance - Fall Out Boy

85But It's Better If You Do - Panic! At the Disco
It's like a movie, and everything in the video expresses the meaning of the song as clearly as possible! It's an amazing video, which reminds me of a 4 minute soap opera! It's scandalous, sexy, stunning, and spot-on in terms of theme. This video appeals to everyone, and the lead singer is kinda sexy beyond words, which doesn't hurt. Words can't do him justice so watch the video now! It never fails to please people!
Unique song, and the video perfectly displayed the 1930's theme, and they went all out! Just a complete job well done!

86Teenage Crime - Adrian Lux

87Firework - Katy Perry

88The Phoenix - Fall Out Boy
Frightfully amazing song and intense Meaning in the song and video

89Chum - Earl Sweatshirt

90Demons - Imagine Dragons
The video was amazing and the end part..

91Brick by Boring Brick - Paramore
At first the video may just seem strange, obscure but enjoyable when you first watch it. But after you search up the storyline and learn the truth about it, the video becomes eerie and deep.

92What Hurts the Most - Rascal Flatts

93Hero - Enrique
The story of enrique being beaten to death is truly gut wrenching... One of the best storylines ever!

94I Write Sins, Not Tragedies - Panic! at the Disco
I just love the circus wedding! It was awesome, and Brendon was really hot when he was younger.

95Me and My Monkey - Robbie Williams

96What Goes Around... Comes Around - Justin Timberlake

97Castle of Glass - Linkin Park

98She's the One - Robbie Williams

99Breakaway - Kelly Clarkson

100Mr. Brightside - The Killers

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