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    6. Jamiroquai - "Virtual Insanity"

    Year: 1997

    With what remains one of the most stylish, clever clips of MTV era, British band Jamiroquai catapulted themselves from acid jazz noodlers to temporarily bankable retro-leaning pop act (even if most people still think Jamiroquai is a one man band--and it's hard to blame them, since "Virtual Insanity" is essentially lead singer Jay Kay's show). The "how-did-they-do-that??" effect of a seemingly moving floor (the walls were actually what was being manipulated) combined with Jay Kay's idiosyncratic dance moves elevated "Virtual Insanity" to the level of visual magic trick, a curio of the pre-heavy-CGI era that's as impressive as anything computers are capable of whipping up.