The 20 most expensive music videos of all time!

So you ever wonder how much music videos cost? This list has the top 20 most expensive music videos of all time. You will notice most of them are in the 90's. Music videos today are no where near these prices, and the reason is primarily because of technology making things cheaper better and faster...but the artistry is still there :) Enjoy this list and watch what millions of dollars would get you!


Michael Jackson and Janet Jackson - "Scream"

Directed by Mark Romanek

Release date : 1995

Cost : $7,000,000

In today's money : $11,745,141


Madonna - "Die Another Day"

Directed by Traktor

release date : 2002

Cost : $6,100,000

In today's money : $8,670,916



Madonna - "Express Yourself"

Directed by David Fincher

Release date : 1989

Cost : $5,000,000

In today's money : $10,312,752


Madonna - "Bedtime Story"

Directed by Mark Romanek

Release date : 1995

Cost : $5,000,000

In today's money : $8,389,386


Guns N' RosesAndy - "Estranged"

Directed by Andy Morahan

Release date : 1993

Cost : $5,000,000

In today's money : $8,849,343


Michael JacksonJohn - "Black or White"

Directed by John Landis

Release date : 1991

Cost : $4,000,000

in today's money : $7,508,429


Gwen Stefani - "Make Me Like You"

Directed by Sophie Muller

Release date : 2016

Cost : $4,000,000

In today's money : $4,261,231


Aqua -"Cartoon Heroes"

Directed by : Thomas Masin

Release date : 2000

Cost : $3,500,000

In today's money : $5,196,232


Puff Daddy - "Victory" (featuring The Notorious B.I.G. & Busta Rhymes)

Directed by : Marcus Nispel

Release date : 1998

Cost : $2,700,000

In today's money : $4,235,218


MC Hammer - "2 Legit 2 Quit"

Directed by : Rupert Wainwright

Release date : 1991

Cost : $2,500,000

In today's money : $4,692,768


Mariah Carey - "Heartbreaker" (featuring Jay-Z)

Directed by : Brett Ratner

Release date : 1999

Cost : $2,500,000

In today's money : $3,836,896


Janet Jackson - "Doesn't Really Matter"

Directed by : Joseph Kahn

Release date : 2000

Cost : $2,500,000

In today's money : $3,836,896


Busta Rhymes - "What's It Gonna Be?!" (featuring Janet Jackson)

Directed by : Hype Williams

Release date : 1999

Cost :$2,400,000

In Today's money : $3,683,420


Celine Dion - "It's All Coming Back to Me Now"

Directed by : Nigel Dick

Release date : 1996

Cost : $2,300,000

In today's money : $3,749,395


Michael Jackson -"Bad"

Directed by : Martin Scorsese

Release date : 1987

Cost : $2,200,000

In today's money : $4,950,967


Backstreet Boys - "Larger Than Life"

Directed by : Joseph Kahn

Release date : 1999

Cost : $2,100,000

In today's money : $3,222,992


Michael Jackson - "Remember the Time"

Directed by : John Singleton

Release date : 1992

Cost : $2,000,000

In today's money $3,643,823


Will Smith - "Miami"

Directed by : Wayne Isham

Release date : 1999

Cost :$2,000,000

In today's money : $3,069,517


Missy Elliott - "She's a Bitch"

Directed by : Hype Williams

Release date : 1999

Cost : $2,000,000

In today's money : $3,069,517


George Michael - "Freeek!"

Directed by : Joseph Kahn

Release date : 2002

Cost : $2,000,000

In today's money : $2,707,188


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