It’s that time of year again to countdown the very best of the year. Before I get to the best songs, EP’s, and the hottest albums, here we have my Top 10 favorite music videos of the year. In this age of big Internet searches, Vevo, and YouTube playlists, a great video can pluck a song from obscurity and make it a worldwide sensation. This year in music videos hasn’t necessarily been the most memorable but I’ve managed to put together some quality visuals together that stood out to me. Check out my Top 10 below and comment with your thoughts and faves of the year. Enjoy!

Honorable Mentions: Lana Del Rey – National Anthem, Fiona Apple – Every Single Night, Grimes – Genisis, Frank Ocean – Thinking About You, Florence + The Machine – Spectrum, KAZAKY – Last Night, Ciara – Got Me Good, Nicki Minaj & Cassie – The Boys, Rihanna – Diamonds.