The Alberto Russo 'Kanye West' Picture Channels Singer's Energy

 - Jun 30, 2011
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This Alberto Russo 'Kanye West' picture really captures the mega pop star's stage energy. Not only does Russo manage to illustrate Kanye in an extremely dynamic pose, but Mr. West's intensity is written all over his face in this accurate fan tribute.

The 'Monster' hitmaker has always been known for giving spectacular stage shows, but what's especially awesome about the Alberto Russo 'Kanye West' illustration is the headline clippings used as the backdrop for the picture, which lets audiences get a sense of how important Mr. West truly is to mainstream pop culture.

Implications - Artists often use celebrities as muses because celebrity-related imagery spreads very rapidly on the Internet. Corporations looking to garner attention for products and services should similarly utilize campaigns that are more Internet-friendly than traditional print ads, which are slow to disseminate.