When MTV gave Tom Petty a special video award in 1994 it was a very public acknowledgment of the imagination and hard work that has gone into a series of videos that have pushed the limits of a medium struggling to grow from a promotional tool to a genuine art form. Here are the best videos of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers a powerful document of the early evolution of a new kind of art – and some rockin’ tunes by a great band.
23 July 2001
Cameron Crowe, David Leland, Doug Dowdle, Jeff Stein, Jesse Dylan
Tom Petty, Gabrielle Anwar, Kim Basinger, Johnny Depp, Faye Dunaway, Louise Foley, George Harrison, Matt LeBlanc, Jeff Lynne, Stevie Nicks, Caroline Reed, Ringo Starr