Top 10 Costliest Music Videos

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6. Miami; $2 million; Will Smith

Well, what would expect of a video featuring Will Smith. The guy is always associated with big budgeted ventures and this music video is no exception. What can possibly justify the large amount spent on the music video is that it serves the dual function of promoting the movie of the same title.


7. She’s a Bitch; $ 2 million; Missy Elliot

Here is another good example at how not to spend your money on a music video. Watching the music video, you will be left wondering where all the funds went.


8. Unpretty; $1.6 million; TLC

This video has adopted cutting edge technology in the image rendering of waterfalls. Nonetheless, the cost of the music has gone haywire because of internal wrangling among the project proponents.


9. November Rain; $1.5 million; Guns N’ Roses

This is one amazing video treat. This classy and seamless video material is incorporates storytelling and the highlights of the live performances of Guns N’ Roses.


10. Girlfriend/Boyfriend; $1.5 million; Blackstreet with Janet Jackson

This video completes a circle of the most heavily funded music video. It is a straight up computer animated video material which uses a pinball as its general setting. Computer animation is expensive and so is Janet Jackson.

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