Everyone knows the true mark of a music video’s quality is the number of decent parody videos it inspires. (Disclaimer: This is not true.)
This year’s VMA Video of the Year, Best Female Video and Best Male Video nominees are all visually striking, ingenious and very, very watchable, which means the caliber of parody they sparked must be uniformly high. Turns out, that is not actually true, so we went ahead and found the best ones for you instead. Enjoy!