Best Pink Floyd Album Covers


The Top Ten

1 The Dark Side of the Moon

All floyd album covers are great, I love them all. But despite me believing dark side is the most overrated pf album, the cover art is way too iconic to not say is the best pf cover, if not he best album cover ever

This image is iconic throughout music. Anybody can tell you it is Pink Floyd, fan or not. - ryanrimmel

2 Animals

I've got the first release on vinyl. Everything from the fron't cover to the back, to the inside. It just completely visualizes what you feel in Animals.

3 Wish You Were Here

This album cover has some deep meaning. - zxm

4 The Division Bell
5 A Momentary Lapse of Reason
6 The Endless River
7 The Wall
8 Atom Heart Mother

Love that cow. - MaxPap

This should be in the Top 5 in my opinion. It's an iconic cover, every prog fan knows it. - DarkSideOfDragons

Look at the cow, dahlings.

The cow actually has some deep meaning behind it. Well, it’s cute, and it also symbolizes unpredictability. Now, Atom Heart Mother is a psychedelic album. But look at how simple this is. This also represents Syd Barrett’s erratic behaviour. He was a very interesting and unpredictable man.

But the main reason why it’s so good is because it is so cute! Cats and cows are my favourite animals. In fact, I have three real indoor cats and 25 miniature models of Holstein Cows! I could go on and on about this album cover, so I will! I haven’t even started yet!

Here is some information about the cover:

1. The cow symbolizes insanity and unpredictably. Of course the cow isn’t insane at all.
2. Storm, Pink Floyd’s photographer, was asked to take a photo of something simple, and something that doesn’t fit with the music. So he drove out to the countryside and took a picture of the first cow he saw.
3. The farmer who kept ...more

9 Obscured by Clouds

1. Animals
2. The Dark Side of the Moon
3. The Division Bell
4. Obscured by Clouds
5. A Momentary Lapse of Reason
6. Wish You Were Here
7. The Wall
8. The Final Cut
9. A Saucerful of Secrets
10. Atom Heart Mother - SammySpore

10 More

The Contenders

11 The Piper at the Gates of Dawn
12 Pulse
13 Meddle

It's just an ear - MaxPap

14 The Final Cut
15 A Saucerful of Secrets

This ain't 1 I can't believe it this album cover is so shiny and lightful man I hate this come on animals 1 whatever that is just a power plant this should be one

Well then, perhaps you should explain WHY this should be number one. - ListerBlister

16 Echoes: The Best of Pink Floyd
17 Ummagumma

Bad album but great cover

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1. The Endless River
2. The Dark Side of the Moon
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