One of the best perks of being a musician is being able to take creative and artistic liberties when making music videos. While artists have been known to use pricey props and special effects to illustrate their visions, others have taken more explicit routes by baring their bodies to fulfill the aesthetic.

Some of the biggest names in music have no problem with nudity—even their own—playing part in their music videos in the name of artistic expression. We’ve rallied together 20 NSFW music videos created by your favorite artists, all of whom have gotten naked for the cause.

Check our gallery above to see the raciest music videos from stars like Rihanna, Miley Cyrus and Lady Gaga.