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23 Best Music Videos Of 2012

The most innovative, clever, beautiful, and bonkers clips of the year.

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23. Sigur Rós, "Fjögur Píanó"

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AKA the video with Shia LaBeouf's penis in it. Directed by Alma Har'el.

22. Odd Future, "Oldie"

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Directed by Lance Bangs.

21. Jack White, "I'm Shakin'"

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Directed by Dori Oskowitz.

20. Flying Lotus, "Tiny Tortures"

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Yeah, that's Elijah Wood. Directed by David Lewandowski.

19. Grizzly Bear, "Yet Again"

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Directed by Emily Kai Bock.

18. Lana Del Rey, "Ride"

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Directed by Anthony Mandler.

17. G-Dragon, "Crayon"

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16. Killer Mike, "Big Beast"

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Directed by Thomas C. Bingham.

15. Father John Misty, "Hollywood Forever Cemetery Sings"

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Aubrey Plaza is very good at smashing things. Directed by Noel Paul.

14. Fiona Apple, "Every Single Night"

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Directed by Joseph Cahill.

13. BigBang, "Fantastic Baby"

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12. El-P, "The Full Retard"

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Directed by Timothy Saccenti.

11. Skrillex, "Bangarang"

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Directed by Tony T. Datis.

10. Perfume Genius, "Hood"

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Directed by Winston H. Case.

9. Drake featuring Lil Wayne, "HYFR (Hell Ya Fucking Right)"

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Directed by Director X.

8. Hot Chip, "Don't Deny Your Heart"

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Directed by Peter Serafinowicz.

7. Taylor Swift, "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together"

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Directed by Declan Whitebloom.

6. Grimes, "Genesis"

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Directed by Claire "Grimes" Boucher.

5. St. Vincent, "Cheerleader"

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Directed by Hiro Murai.

4. Aimee Mann, "Labrador"

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Directed by Tom Scharpling, and featuring wonderful performances by Jon Hamm and Jon Wurster.

3. Psy, "Gangnam Style"

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Well, duh.

2. Danny Brown, "Grown Up"

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It is incredible how well this little boy channels the spirit of Danny Brown. Is this kid a method actor? Directed by Greg Brunkalla.

1. Chairlift, "Met Before"

Directed by Jordan Fish. This is a fully interactive "choose your own adventure" music video.

Every. Tasty. Video. EVER. The new Tasty app is here!

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