Ibrawlator: Who Was The Best Of The Best Female Video VMA Winners Of The ’80s?

By: Idolator Staff / August 21, 2013

Diamonds are a girl’s best friend — and so are VMA moonmen.

In case you haven’t heard by now (err, that’s impossible), the MTV Video Music Awards are coming up on Sunday. We’re all super stoked to see which acts will win — especially the Best Female Video category, which sees Taylor Swift, Demi Lovato, Rihanna, Miley Cyrus and Pink vying for that award. But before we see who wins, we wanted to take a look back and remember the Best Female winners of yesteryear.

Today, we’re asking you to decide: Who was the Best of the Best Female Video winners of the 1980s:

Cyndi Lauper, “Girls Just Want To Have Fun”
Tina Turner, “What’s Love Got To Do With It”
Whitney Houston, “How Will I Know”
Madonna, “Papa Don’t Preach”
Suzanne Vega, “Luka”
Paula Abdul, “Straight Up”

Take a look below, vote for your favorite video and get into the groove once again. A winner will be announced on Friday at 5 PM EST!

UPDATE: And the winner is…

44% – Cyndi Lauper, “Girls Just Want To Have Fun”
22% – Madonna, “Papa Don’t Preach”
7% – Whitney Houston, “How Will I Know”
1% – Tina Turner, “What’s Love Got To Do With It”
1% – Paula Abdrul, “Straight Up”
0% – Suzanne Vega, “Luka”

Which video is your favorite? Sound off in the comments below!