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Questions tagged [music-video]

For questions about music videos: video clips usually used to promote a song. Do not use this tag to identify a music video, use [tag:identify-this-video] instead.

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Searching for an old music video (early 2000s) depicting a timelapse of a man aging from birth to death

I'm searching for a music video I saw at least 2 times in the early 2000s (maybe very late 90s). It basically depicted a time lapse of a man ageing throughout the video, starting with him being a ...
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Tune quoted in Jinkx Monsoon's “Cartoons & Vodka”

From 2:43 to 2:47 in Jinkx Monsoon's "Cartoons & Vodka", where is this tune from? It's so familiar, but I just can't place it.
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What is the name of the music in this Youtube video?

I've just watched this Youtube video and found that the music from 0:00 to 0:35 is very nice. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-zKy4qTr9Qw&index=6&list=LLxTDD6bTegqxhwsyAYVrBAQ&t=0s Is ...
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Sawed guitars in Chris Rea's Auberge

What is the Auberge song all about and what is the relation to the events, especially to those guitars that are being sawed in the music video? Does it have any connection with some actual events? ...
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I am really really trying to find the name of this artist and all i can remember is a few music videos

the first music video that I remember involves her like singing on a school bus and then there is a school dance and i think? a cheating boy and anger? the second is her singing in a highschool and ...
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What song had a music video that started with a car falling from the sky?

What popular 1980s music video had an automobile fall into the frame and hit the pavement directly behind the singer in the first few seconds of the video?
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Heavy set country music singer with brown hair and long beard

Ok, so my dad wants to find this country song that he listened to over and over in 2016 or 2017 but he can't remember the words. All he remembers is that in the music video, it starts at a hotel, and ...
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Is the old man cleaning in Nirvana's Smells Like Teen Spirit music video supposed to mean something?

In the music video from Nirvana' Smells Like Teen Spirit, there is a scene that's repeated once and again of an old man with what I believe it's a cleaning broom doing some strange move once and again....
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Where can I find the animated cover art version of music video of Simplify by Young the Giant?

I recall that in June, Young the Giant debuted their new single, Simplify. On YouTube, there was a music video that used an animated version of the cover art as the whole video. The animation was very ...
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Why are Queen members dressed as women in “I Want to Break Free”?

Well the title says it all. I was wondering how the theme of the video relates to the song.
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Bon jovi documentary

Hi I'm looking for a great Bon jovi / Rock and roll documentary I saw in England in the noughties. I vaguely remember it focusing on Bon jovi but it had other bands talked about. I specifically ...
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What is the name of this vest that some Eurodance artists wear such as Haddaway in the “What Is Love” music video?

What is the name of this black unbuttoned vest that some Eurodance artists wear, such as what Haddaway is wearing in the music video for "What Is Love". It is a black vest with brass buckles at the ...
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What was this Japanese music video I saw long ago?

I can't remember what its called or even the artist. It was a female solo artist, and the video had her wearing short shorts and a crop top. I believe the song had a metal/rock sound to it. She seemed ...
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Reason for the label on Uncle Kracker's shirt in his “Drift Away” music video?

In several shots in his Drift Away music video, Uncle Kracker is seen wearing a mechanic's shirt that has the name label "Dave." Why that particular name?
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Is Gerard Way in the music video for Shut Me Up by Mindless Self Indulgence?

Mindless Self Indulgence released a music video for their song, Shut Me Up, around 2006, shortly after they released the album You'll Rebel to Anything (release date: 2005). It was their debut album. ...
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Movie with medley of love songs being watched in Veronica Faith video

Does anyone know the name of the music or movie :\ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HnabcI4zQFA
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2000s punk/emo band music video vintage setting

Lead singer with lip piercing and longish black hair plays the bartender in a music video, but occasionally cuts to him playing the piano. The song also features a female singer who is singing for a ...
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is there any particular reason why songs in spanish are taking over?

I was reading the charts for most viewed youtube songs for the years 2017/2018 . In it, 7 out of the 10 most viewed youtube music videos are in spanish. Notice this wasnt like this before, in years ...
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Music Video with blue room, white furniture appearing and disappearing

I saw a music video that takes place in some sort of a blue room (which at some point looks like a container) with white furniture and appliances appearing and disappearing through the song. At some ...
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Name of music appeared in Sherlock Season 1 Episode 0(Unaired Pilot)?

Can anyone please tell me the name of the song/music which is played in Sherlock Season 1 episode 0(Unaired Pilot) at 1.45. I have searched everywhere but didn't find anything. You can find the link ...
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Animated music video of two people stacking 2 boxes on a hill

Only saw small snipet of video before tv was cut off. It's a female singing the song. The part I saw was an animated video of two people stacking 2 boxes on what appears to be on top of a hill. Its ...
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Where does the Y.M.C.A dance comes from?

Looking at the Village People's Y.M.C.A. music video, I don't see the well known dance with dancers shaping the letters with their arms... when comes the chorus, they just clap their hands above their ...
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The Dancing Dead

Music Fans Topic Challenge #2 - Dancing Michael Jackson's Thriller music video was arguably the most influential music video ever, and its iconic zombie dance has been widely imitated in popular ...
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What is the meaning of the following line in the Jenniffer Lopez song “I'm into you”?

There is a strange line (well actually the whole song is quite weird) in the Jennifer Lopez song I'm into you: Sharpshooter you can call me the Zion Does anyone know what this actually means? Is ...
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Arabic YouTube video: Background instrumental as young men break dance

What is the name of the music, starting on 3:35 in this YouTube video of young men break dancing? https://youtu.be/RBd2eFJ44S0?t=3m34s
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Do karaoke machines have multiple music videos for the same song?

Do karaoke machines sometimes have multiple music videos for the same songs? Not as in different karaoke companies having different music videos, or even different machines, but the same machine ...
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Identification of a song through a food fight

I have a distinct memory of a song with a strange sound for an Intro, can't remember the rest of it. However, I distinctly remember the music video being a muted food fight, and I remember someone ...
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1980s video with hot spanish rocker girl playing guitar

EDIT: this was playing on MuchMusic in Canada (Toronto) somewhere in 1982-84. Regrettably they do not have playlists from this period available (I tried!). Video includes a single 20-something lead ...
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Who was the guy in the B-52's video “Roam”?

In the music video Roam by the B-52's there appears to be an African American B-52 with large hair (not really an Afro but similarly large). Upon seeing that I though "oh, cool, the B-52s were more ...
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Is there a particular meaning of graffiti in The Smashing Pumpkins' music video for “Ava Adore”?

Not being much of a fan of The Smashing Pumpkins, I've only just today first seen the music video for their song Ava Adore. Immediately, a graffiti caught my attention. Here is the screenshot (it is ...
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Who are this 3 Judges in parody video of Bon Appétit?

Who are these 3 guys playing the Judges on this parody video, Katy Perry's Bon Appétit? I saw the original video, this guys are missing in it.
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How do they prevent music leaking due to a music video shoot

The new DJ Khaled / Rihanna video came out today -- "Wild Thoughts". It was also the first time the audio was heard by the public. It has the catchy Carlos Santana - Maria Maria sample. What all ...
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Identify pop-punk music video with costumes from american revolution

I'd like to identify a pop-punk song I've watched in YouTube some years ago. All I remember is that in the music video all the band members were dressed like The Founding Fathers (wigs, waistcoasts, ...
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What kind of dancing style is shown on AronChupa's Little Swing video?

What kind of dancing style is shown on AronChupa's Little Swing music video?
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Which concert(s) is featured in Aerosmith's “Crazy” videoclip?

In Aerosmith's Crazy videoclip, there are several scenes of the band playing live, which appear to be from the same concert. Yet, I am unable to find a proper reference for this concert. Wikipedia in ...
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Music video that involves two kids and monster like creatures

So the video starts off with two kids a boy and a girl and are around maybe 10 years old maybe or 8 years old (who are both speaking Spanish by the way). They wake up and find that their parents are ...
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How can artists make money when their albums and videos are free on YouTube?

Remember, Thriller made by MJ, he never released for free. still It is in Guinness world records for Highest selling album. Music rappers like Taylor swift, Justin Bieber etc, releasing their albums ...
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Why does Nancy Sinatra roll off stage at the end of “Bang Bang”?

There's a video version of "Bang Bang", sung by Nancy Sinatra, which I can't find at the moment. She sings the song while lying/sitting on stage. At the end, she rolls off the stage. It looks like ...
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Trying to identify 80/90s music video with woman in an old castle and locked in santa

I'm trying to identify a music video about which I have been thinking again lately. I watched this in my childhood and I'm afraid I only remember. a few impressions. The video itself was from the 80s ...
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Why does the music video of “Living Next Door to Alice” by Smokie seem happy?

The song "Living Next Door to Alice" tells (in my opinion) a bit of a sad story. The protagonist is talking about Alice leaving, how he won't be able to see her again and won't be able to ever tell ...
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Identify music video featuring a teenager knocking on a girl's door

I saw this video years ago, must have been in the beginning of 2000s, since then it is stucked in my head, even though I don't like that kind of music that much... I just remember it was kind of pop ...
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I'm trying to identify a music video with repetitive dance choreography

I'm trying to identify a music video but I'm not sure what year it came out – (maybe early 90's – 2000's)? The genre of music is pop, I think. The video consists of one set – a multi – colored, multi- ...
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80's Music video with middle ages [closed]

I am looking for a song a saw on TV in USSR about 30 years ago. I can only remember that in the video clip there were some scenes from middle ages in some house and at the end of the song the same ...
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What is the name of the musical instrument being played on the video? and we hear usually in churches?

In the first minute of the video what is the name of this musical instrument that we hear usually in churches?
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Video clip of a song in a beach, big guy with pink sunglasses

I've seen a video clip on VH1 a while ago, loved it and planned to download the song/clip, forgot about it, and now can't find it again. The video showed party on a beach, and what I remember most is ...
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Punk rock music video with exploding mailboxes

I think the genre is punk Very heavy bass The lead singer in a black hair girl. In the video she is walking down a street and as she passes mailboxes explode. I think bracelet and sitting/waiting on ...
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Adventure Of A Lifetime — is this an animated video clip?

I watched Coldplay's Adventure Of A Lifetime many times, yet was not able to decide whether it's animated, using some sort of "dummies", or combination. Can anyone tell the secret of those gorillas?
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Music similar to american woman [closed]

I'm making a film and I need to use background music which has a similar effect on the listener as "American Woman". Basically the music should be energetic and should sound stud-like. If you don't ...
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Why was “Video Killed the Radio Star” picked as the first song on MTV?

It is widely known that "Video Killed the Radio Star" was the first song on MTV, but is there a reason why? Was the song picked specifically due to its content? Was it MTV saying "we are here and ...
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Rap music video filmed from side of a car

I am looking for a music video that is filmed along the side of a car through the whole video. The video is about two men who rob different stores and in the end they are killed by men from another ...