The 8 Music Videos That Defined 2018

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These eight music videos had this year down perfectly. And while 2018 isn’t over, it’s hard to see anything coming out this month that overtakes any of these.

Some of the videos blend social commentary with their songs, while others are content to simply talk about their past mistakes. While music videos aren’t nearly the force they were in the MTV golden ages, these show they still matter.

Pulling in huge names like a Star Wars director, and featuring locations like the Louvre, it goes to show that a music video can be just as important as the song behind it.

Here are the eight music videos that define 2018:

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