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22/12/1997 MTV drops video "Smack My Bitch Up"

Director Jonas Åkerlund's video for "Smack My Bitch Up" depicts a night out in London, filmed from a 1st person perspective, graphically portraying drinking and driving, snorting cocaine, violence, vomiting, vandalism, nudity and sex. Despite the controversy, the video was nominated for 4 awards in the MTV Video Music Awards.