Top 10 Artists Who Designed Music Album Covers


The Top Ten

1 Andreas Marshall Andreas Marshall

My favorite cover art by him is his painting to the live album 'Live' by Blind Guardian.
I like his work so much that made lists about him:
Top 10 Music Album Cover Arts by Andreas Marshall
Top 10 Blind Guardian Cover Arts by Andreas Marshall
Top 10 Obituary Cover Arts by Andreas Marshall
Top 10 Running Wild Cover Arts by Andreas Marshall - Metal_Treasure

2 Salvador Dalí Salvador Dalí Salvador Domingo Felipe Jacinto Dalí i Domènech, Marqués de Dalí de Púbol (11 May 1904 – 23 January 1989), known as Salvador Dalí, was a prominent Spanish surrealist painter born in Figueres, Catalonia, Spain.

He's a great artist

Just looking at his mustache gives all the girls the O - SoldierOfFortune

Jackie Gleason asked his friend Salvador Dalí to create a cover to the album Lonesome Echo (1955). Salvador Dalí did it. Beautiful work, I have to tell you. Art. - Metal_Treasure

3 Andy Warhol Andy Warhol Andy Warhol, born Andrew Warhola (August 6, 1928 – February 22, 1987) was an American artist who was a leading figure in the visual art movement known as Pop art. His works explore the relationship between artistic expression, celebrity culture, and advertising that flourished by the 1960s.

One of his covers is the iconic art to The Velvet Underground's album with a banana on it - Metal_Treasure

4 Robert Mapplethorpe Robert Mapplethorpe
5 Stanley Donwood

He designed the Radiohead’s album covers since The Bends - Metal_Treasure

6 H.R. Giger

He won an Academy Award for his design work for Alien, but did cover arts, too (ex., Debbie Harry’s debut solo record, KooKoo, 1981) - Metal_Treasure

7 Keith Haring Keith Haring
8 Dave Gibbons

He is mainly a comic book artist - Metal_Treasure

9 Jeff Koons
10 Adrian Tomine

He is a cartoonist - Metal_Treasure

The Contenders

11 Nick Blinko
12 Raymond Pettibon
13 John Dyer Baizley John Dyer Baizley
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