On the extended version of his 1988 single “I Wish U Heaven,” Prince sang “Take this beat / I don’t mind / Got plenty others…

While music videos in the 80s and 90s were characterized by elaborate choreography and first-generation special effects, things really got kicked up a notch visually…

In the 1980s, musicians only scratched the surface of what could be done with the music video. Michael Jackson set the standard and in the…

Music videos weren’t exactly a new phenomenon when MTV debuted in 1981. French musicians had been making short films to accompany their songs since the…

It goes without saying that Kanye West, who celebrated a birthday yesterday, is one of hip-hop’s greatest producers. Taking a cue from the Wu-Tang Clan’s…