Album covers are a great way to showcase and portray what is held beneath the CD sleeves. It also allows artists and musicians to work together to create something memorable.
The collection below features 10 album covers that break the rules - check them out!
Implications - Creating the perfect album cover is like trying to choose an image that represents the entirety of the music captured within that one disk. It's a glimpse into the imagery that the musician is trying to portray through their work. Having the perfect cover for an album can make all the difference in the how listeners perceive the music. The goal is to connect with your audience and show them that the music inside relates to them through a single image.
Creative Music Sleeves, from Pictograms to Stop-Motion
Anatomical Album Covers
Veins and Artiers as Timeline Sleeve Art For Mike Patton
Reinventing Album Covers
Beck's Music Inspired Art 2009 Asks You to Pitch In
Documenting All Things Hideous
The Worst Album Covers Of All Time
Stop-Motion Album Covers
Space Invader Recreates the Classics With Rubik's Cubes
Edible Album Covers
Obacchi Jacket Bento Meals
Pictogram Album Covers
‘The Modernist Edition' by Illumination Ink Remixes Classics
Album Covers Recreated with Lego
Edible Album Covers (UPDATE)
Bento Box Art
Fan-Picked Album Covers
Britney Spears Offers Different Versions of 'Circus'
Photoshopped Album Covers
Kelly Clarkson Expresses Her Approval of 'All I Ever Wanted' Pics