The video for Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” was voted most influential popvideo ever. Networking site MySpace allowed music fans to choose from twenty videos. “Here it Goes Again” by Ok Go finished in second place, Britney Spears “Baby One More Time” was third.
The twenty videos were selected by experts from the music industry. MySpace then feel more than a thousand music lovers to the test. The fourteen-minute “Thriller” was in support of over fifteen percent of respondents expect. The clip from 1983 was praised in particular because the boundary between music and film did fade.
“Here It Goes Again” is the latest clip in the top ten. In 2006, to see how the four men of Ok Go dancing on treadmills. The video was a hit on YouTube, and music channels also picked up the song.
The oldest video in the list is Queens ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’. The number in 1975 was more than five percent of the vote and is in sixth place. Laggards is “Sabotage” by Beastie Boys. The clip from 1994 was 3.5 percent of the vote.