Entertainment The Best Celebrity Cameos In Music Videos Of 2018, Ranked  

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Everyone loves a good celebrity cameo, but it's even better when we see top celebs in some of our favorite music videos—and there have been plenty in 2018. Whether they're simply looking cool in the background or actually star in the music video, celebrity cameos aren't just something we fans get excited about, but they're also a great way to pump up a music video and attract more viewers. Who wouldn't want to see celebrities lip syncing to one of their favorite songs? Better yet, how about your favorite actor dancing alongside top pop stars?

Music videos with celebrity cameos are actually a fairly regular thing, you know, since famous people are always hanging out together and all. And 2018 alone has brought some great celebrity cameos to a number of our favorite songs. For instance, Drake's "Nice for What" video features the likes of Olivia Wilde, Misty Copeland, Rashida Jones, among a list of others. Another video with a lot of cameos is Maroon 5's "Girls Like You", featuring Millie Bobby Brown, Ellen DeGeneres, Jennifer Lopez, and many more. 

In short, some of the best music videos of 2018 feature a range of notable celebs, and whatever they do in the video, it's entertaining to watch. Do you have a favorite celebrity cameo in a music video? Vote up your favorites below. 

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Maroon 5 - "Girls Like You" feat. Cardi B

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Celebrities featured:

Camila Cabello
Phoebe Robinson
Aly Raisman
Sarah Silverman
Gal Gadot
Lilly Singh
Amani Al-Khatahtbeh
Trace Lysette
Tiffany Haddish
Angy Rivera
Franchesca Ramsey
Millie Bobby Brown
Ellen DeGeneres
Jennifer Lopez
Chloe Kim
Alex Morgan
Mary J. Blige
Beanie Feldstein
Jackie Fielder
Danica Patrick
Ilhan Omar
Elizabeth Banks
Ashley Graham
Rita Ora
Behati Prinsloo
Dusty Rose Levine


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Drake - "Nice for What"

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Video: YouTube

Celebrities featured:

Olivia Wilde
Misty Copeland
Issa Rae
Rashida Jones
Jourdan Dunn
Tracee Ellis Ross
Tiffany Haddish
Yara Shahidi
Zoe Saldana
Elizabeth Lejonhjärta
Victoria Lejonhjärta
​​​​​​​Letitia Wright
Bria Vinaite
Emma Roberts
Michelle Rodriguez

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Ariana Grande - "thank u, next"

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Celebrities featured:

Troye Sivan
Jennifer Coolidge
Jonathan Bennett
Colleen Ballinger
Gabi DeMartino
Stefanie Drummond
Elizabeth Gillies
Daniella Monet
Matt Bennett
Kris Jenner
Frankie Grande

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Lil Dicky - "Freaky Friday" feat. Chris Brown

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Celebrities featured:

Jimmy Tatro
Ed Sheeran
DJ Khaled
Kendall Jenner

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