Top 10 Worst Album Covers of All Time

The Top Ten
1 Beastiality - The Handsome Beasts Beastiality - The Handsome Beasts Product Image

Most of the covers on the list are horrible that I can't vote more than ten items, so I am only commenting on this one. Why would people want to make disgusting art and pictures for an album? Because we, humans are so stupid that some of them want to start weird experiences no one has ever done before, and now everything bad exist. Why is Born This Way at #6 when it is above a lot of gruesome and disgusting album covers that would make you want to throw up? I get that it looks stupid but really?

What makes a person buy this album? Is it because of the sexy guy on the cover? Or the pig? No its out of pure stupidity

All I can say is What the hell! What record company is making that album! The cover is... MAD!

First of all, they've worked a lot for animal rights.
Secondly, you don't even know their genre.

2 Humanure - Cattle Decapitation Humanure - Cattle Decapitation Product Image

It looks like the cover of Dude Ranch by Blink-182 if the cow all of a sudden started eating blood or bleeding and the sky turned dark with the area having a drought. That being said, Dude Ranch turned dark! So is Blink-182 death metal now?

Cattle Decapitation is actually very very talented, also they've worked a lot for animal rights. Kids here badmouthing them don't even know what genre they belongs to.
Don't talk about things you've no knowledge of.

I think Cattle Decapitation is just known for disturbing album covers.

Just what I wanted to see! (sarcasm)

3 Dawn of the Black Hearts - Mayhem Dawn of the Black Hearts - Mayhem Product Image

Yes, that is a actual dead body.

On April 8 1991, Vocalist of the Black Metal Band Mayhem, was found dead in a house he and other bandmates where staying in. Guitarist, Euronymous, happen to went into a store and purchased a camera and came back and took this picture, Which would later be the album cover of this Bootleg Album.

Two years later, Euronymous was murdered on Augest 10 of 1993.

Apparently, Mayhem just got away with taking a band member's dead body from suicide. Not even Cannibal Corpse would do such a thing.

The album cover is the actual dead body of the lead singer ironically named "Dead" after he committed suicide. Legend has it that guitarist Euronymous made a stew out of his brain and use bits of Dead's skull to make necklaces

I don't know you can get much worse than a picture of a dead band member who committed suicide.

4 Chocolate Starfish and the Hotdog Flavored Water - Limp Bizkit Chocolate Starfish and the Hotdog Flavored Water - Limp Bizkit Product Image

Fred Durst is such a douchebag. Just look at the cover and the name of this immature album for proof.

5 New Killer America - Skrape New Killer America - Skrape Product Image

Man, I felt like vomiting the first time I saw this horrible and disgusting cover, and how in the world is this cover not banned?!

6 Born This Way - Lady Gaga Born This Way - Lady Gaga Product Image

Its terrible, the album, cover, singles, videos... Everything is dark and crap and have no message.

Lady Gaga is just terrible. Trying to disguise crappy pop music as art.

This is just ducking ridiculous. Who approved this shirring album cover.

Wow. I didn't know that Lady Gaga was a motorbike!

7 The Wretched Spawn - Cannibal Corpse The Wretched Spawn - Cannibal Corpse Product Image

This should be #1, the cover is literally a naked woman with 3 dead alien bois coming out of her brutally in abnormal ways.

8 I Am an Elastic Firecracker - Tripping Daisy I Am an Elastic Firecracker - Tripping Daisy Product Image

Looks like they attempted and failed to rip off the cover to Talking Heads- Remain In Light.

He looks like a taki

9 For Maggots to Devour - Torture Killer For Maggots to Devour - Torture Killer Product Image

That's messed up...

10 Push Push - Herbie Mann Push Push - Herbie Mann Product Image

That beastiality album cover was kinda funny, this one is messed up. And why is Beyoncé and Rihanna on here? This is worst album COVERS; NOT worst albums. Idiots. by the way, lady gaga's is a close #2... All of her album covers are, not any specific one, all of them.

The Contenders
11 Nothing's Shocking - Jane's Addiction Nothing's Shocking - Jane's Addiction Product Image

"Nothing shocking", except that horrible cover.

12 No Love Deep Web - Death Grips No Love Deep Web - Death Grips Product Image

Why isn't this on the top 10? Justin Bieber's album is higher because of hate, which is wrong. It's a list about bad covers, not hated artists.

Is this what music has come to? Having one of the band member's dicks being shoved in my face?

Yup, that's an actual penis.

13 Anthology - Manowar Anthology - Manowar Product Image

I was hoping this one would be here! Made me laugh for several days when I first saw it in a store.

They look like He-Man action figures.

14 Candy Shop - 50 Cent Candy Shop - 50 Cent Product Image

I'm not sure about you guys, but this cover makes me want to throw up.

Where's the candy?

15 Miley Cyrus & Her Dead Petz - Miley Cyrus

The worst album, and the worst cover. I love Miley, but this, ouch. Why is Born This Way number four? There's nothing wrong with it!

The title sounds terrible (she can't spell "Pets" properly) and I bet the cover is just as bad!

16 Virgin Killer - Scorpions

It was shocking for me to hear that the original cover for this album featured a nude prepubescent girl. How disgusting. They make Cannibal Corpse's album covers look not that gory.

This is just words other than out of all bands I can't believe this is the same band that wrote Winds of Change.

Just unbelievably offensive just makes the entire metal community look bad. No words...

At least TheTopTens censored it. I actually have the uncensored album in my CD library. every time I take it out, I feel sick.

17 The Slim Shady LP - Eminem The Slim Shady LP - Eminem Product Image

I'm a die hard Eminem fan and while I was listening to his song Brain Damage, the album cover caught my attention. You don't really notice it though. In the trunk of his car, there's a corpse, which I'm imagining is Kim, because if you look at Em in the album cover, a little kid, probably Hailie, is next to him. This is probably a reference to the song "'97 Bonnie And Clyde" listen to it if so you'll know what I mean.

The album cover is sick and disgusting, a dead corpse in a bonnet wrapped around near a pier about to be thrown into the sea. I like Eminem but this is like Cannibal Corpse without the blood.

One of my favourite album covers. Even though there's a dead corpse in the car

Just boring and sketchy looking. Looks really lazy and super underground

18 Butchered at Birth - Cannibal Corpse

I don't care about the cover is graphic, that's the part of Death Metal.

Looks like a brutal version of Youthanasia's cover.

This cover is so bad the picture got removed.

19 Chocolate and Cheese - Ween Chocolate and Cheese - Ween Product Image

I like this cover, it's both funny and sexy at the same time.

What's up with a lady's waist and belt?

20 Because They Can - Nelson Because They Can - Nelson Product Image

I find this one very funny.

21 Live It Up - Crosby, Stills & Nash Live It Up - Crosby, Stills & Nash Product Image
22 Bad Blood - Blood on the Dance Floor Bad Blood - Blood on the Dance Floor Product Image

Very the worst! Should be censured

23 Hefty Fine - Bloodhound Gang Hefty Fine - Bloodhound Gang Product Image

What a perverted album cover!

Let's just get this higher.

This should be first.

Should be in the top 10

24 Hannah Montana 2: Meet Miley Cyrus - Miley Cyrus Hannah Montana 2: Meet Miley Cyrus - Miley Cyrus Product Image

It looks a small bit weird for her, but at least it's not her Dead Petz album cover, where's she covered in homemade glue.

25 Waking and Dreaming - Orleans Waking and Dreaming - Orleans Product Image
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