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Thursday, July 21, 2011

The 10 Greatest Music Video Babes of All Time

Posted By on Thu, Jul 21, 2011 at 6:00 AM

From the dawn of the music video, there has been the music video babe. Perhaps she's the star of the video, perhaps she's a backup dancer, maybe she just looks longingly at a musician. Most of the music is terrible, a lot of the videos are insipid, and yet somehow these women make it all worthwhile -- a testament to the power of the music video babe.

10. George Michael, "Freedom 90," Christy Turlington, Cindy Crawford, Naomi Campbell
This is how we imagine the pitch for this video went.
Director: "Okay, we get three supermodels in a room and--"
Record Label: "Yes."
Director: "Sure, but we'll also do some interesting, kinda avant-garde stuff with--"
Record Label: "Yes."

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