You can’t build a string of hit music videos without a string of hit songs to work with, and the rockers of Aerosmith don’t hurt for either. Since the band’s early days in the Seventies, they’ve spun out 11 platinum albums and a corresponding body of iconic videos that spans four decades. Their best narrative videos are like artifacts from a lost time – they were once so popular that they launched the careers of the actresses who starred in them. There’s a singular thread linking them, a trademark mix of goofiness, sensuality and often ambitious storytelling. And as always with lead singer Steven Tyler, plenty of ladies.
Here are our picks for Aerosmith’s 10 best videos – some of them award winners, some overlooked. But all of them have ladies.