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The Best Celebrity Cameos In Music Videos Of 2018, Ranked

Updated January 7, 2019 287 votes 63 voters 2.4k views12 items

UPDATED: Check out the best music videos of 2019!

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. 

  • 1

    Drake - "Nice for What"

    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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  • 2

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

    Video: YouTube

    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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  • 3

    Lil Dicky - "Freaky Friday" feat. Chris Brown

    Video: YouTube

    Celebrities featured:

    Jimmy Tatro
    Ed Sheeran
    DJ Khaled
    Kendall Jenner

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  • 4

    Ariana Grande - "thank u, next"

    Video: YouTube

    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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