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28 Music Videos That Catapulted People Into Their Sexual Awakenings

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Music·Updated 1 minute ago. Posted 1 hour ago 1. "Buttons" by the Pussycat Dolls Interscope Records "I hadn't even realized I liked girls yet, but I watched that video so many times not really understanding why I was so into it."—monikap6 2. "Dirrty" by Christina Aguilera RCA Records "I would throw a blanket over the…
28 Music Videos That Catapulted People Into Their Sexual Awakenings

Updated 1 minute ago. Posted 1 hour ago

1.

“Buttons” by the Pussycat Dolls


Interscope Records

“I hadn’t even realized I liked girls yet, but I watched that video so many times not really understanding why I was so into it.”

monikap6

2.

“Dirrty” by Christina Aguilera


RCA Records

“I would throw a blanket over the family desktop in the living room and watch Christina Aguilera’s ‘Dirrty’ music video on a loop. Definitely was not as inconspicuous as I thought, and definitely got in trouble.”

rewg

3.

“This Love” by Maroon 5


Concord Records

“Adam Levine was SO hot in that video with all the strategic flower petals. My gay heart* exploded [*pants].”

travmcw

4.

“Rude Boy” by Rihanna


Def Jam

“The lyrics, the beat, and the way she danced taught 14-year-old me what I was into…in ways I was just learning to understand!”

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5.

“He Said She Said” by Ashley Tisdale


Warner Bros.

“The leopard print bra poking out of her tank top? The dancing? The glistening skin?”

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6.

“Bad Romance” by Lady Gaga


Streamline

7.

“Ride” by Ciara feat. Ludacris


LaFace

“Wet T-shirt and riding a bull? Come on! Bisexual awakening.”

mafalk92

8.

“Stacy’s Mom” by Fountains of Wayne


Virgin Records

“My five older brothers would crowd around the TV whenever the video came on, and I was right there with them.”

killerrqueen

9.

“Toxic” by Britney Spears


Jive Records

“The music video for ‘Toxic’ by Britney Spears is literally what made me realize that I’m into girls. I first watched it when I was 11 but didn’t put the pieces together until I was 13 (lol oops).”

liacchi

10.

“Club Tropicana” by George Michael


CBS

“George Michael in a Speedo? Yes, please.”

PHM8

11.

“When Doves Cry” by Prince


Warner Bros. Records

“First you get the scene with him in the bathtub, which makes you feel an odd kind of way. Then those few moments when he is crawling across the bathroom floor… Uh, yeah, you’re suddenly not at all certain what it is that you’re feeling for the first time. But it’s certainly new and interesting.”

BrokenTryst

12.

“Me Against the Music” by Britney Spears and Madonna


Jive Records

“Britney and Madonna and ties and moving around a metal bed frame and chasing and the tension woke me.”

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13.

“Slide” by the Goo Goo Dolls


Warner Bros. Records

“John Rzeznik in that tank top with his hair and his tattoos and the metal ball necklace that everyone wore in the ’90s. It was and still is perfection.”

jessietippetts

14.

“She Wolf” by Shakira


Epic Records

“That bodysuit and her in the cage made me feel some type of way.”

psychoplatypus13

15.

“If” by Janet Jackson


Virgin Records

16.

“Tearin’ Up My Heart” by NSYNC


RCA Records

“Justin Timberlake of NSYNC in a white tank, on a bed, fully ‘Tearin’ Up My Heart.’ Thank you, JT.”

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17.

“Crazy” by Aerosmith


Geffen Records

“Liv Tyler and Alicia Silverstone in schoolgirl outfits — then doing stripteases — did it.”

mikew419319685

18.

“Can’t Remember to Forget You” by Shakira and Rihanna


RCA Records

“It opened my eyes to the fact that I might not be straight. The scene where they lie over the black and white stripes literally magnified me.”

ilovethewordhello

19.

“Wicked Games” by Chris Isaak


Erik Jacobsen

20.

“All the Things She Said” by T.a.t.u.


Interscope Records

“This sparked not only my sexuality but also my gay.”

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21.

“Quit Playing Games (With My Heart)” by the Backstreet Boys


Jive Records

“Something about that part where they dance in the rain.”

boys3allc

22.

“I Miss You” by Blink-182


Geffen Records

“There are like five seconds in ‘I Miss You’ by Blink-182 where these spooky ladies make out and get lipstick all over each other’s faces. MTV would play an edited version in the daytime, and that part was never there! So I’d stay up to watch those five seconds and fantasize about kissing other girls.”

ACW

23.

“Baby Boy” by Beyoncé feat. Sean Paul


Columbia Records

“The scene in the music video for ‘Baby Boy’ by Beyoncé feat. Sean Paul where Beyonce is dancing with the male lead. High school dancing-with-your-crush goals lol.”

kahlyiles

24.

“Hero” by Enrique Iglesias


Interscope Records

“Hot and sweaty in the desert heat? Definitely did something to me and made me realize I was in no way attracted to girls.”

Brandon Moore

25.

“Untitled” by D’Angelo


Virgin Records

“Ten-year-old gay me was fucking shook.”

rigop2

26.

“Without Me” by Eminem


Shady Records

“There’s this one part where he’s dressed as Robin and the camera zooms right in on that bulge.”

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27.

“Milkshake” by Kelis


Star Trak Entertainment

“The video for ‘Milkshake’ by Kelis made me realize that I love boobs.”

taylorrosee

28.

“Promiscuous” by Nelly Furtado feat. Timbaland


Interscope Records

“I grew up in a very religious household, and this was the first ‘mainstream’ music video I remember watching. Seeing her dance in a crop top and low jeans made me FEEL THINGS for the first time in my life!”

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Note: Some submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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