Top 20 all time best album covers

From the weirdest to the coolest, what’s the best album cover? In an attempt to find the best album cover of all time, we’ve compiled a list of the top 20 – check it out here.

Whether there’s hidden Easter eggs, a controversial political point being made, crazy fonts, stylish design decisions, famous art features, or just a really well-positioned band photo, the best album cover arts catch the eye and make you think.

Scroll on for a collection of what we consider to be the coolest album art. And once you’re suitably inspired, head here for tips on how to design your own album artwork! 


Nicki Minaj – The Pinkprint

Nicki Minaj Pinkprint

Joanna Newsom – Have One On Me


Rage Against the Machine – Rage Against the Machine


The Beatles – Abbey Road


The Beach Boys – Pet Sounds


Pink Floyd – Dark Side of the Moon


Miles Davis – Bitches Brew


Fleetwood Mac – Rumours


The Clash – London Calling


Kanye West – Graduation


Patti Smith – Horses

Patti Smith - Horses

Grace Jones – Island Life


Sex Pistols – Never Mind The Bollocks, Here’s the Sex Pistols


Janet Jackson – Rhythm Nation 1814

Janet Jackson - Rhythm Nation

Blur – Best of

Blur: Best of album

Lizzo – Cuz I Love You


Run the Jewels – Run the Jewels 3


Neil Young – On The Beach


Meat Loaf – Bat Out Of Hell

Meat Loaf Bat out of Hell

Nirvana – Nevermind

Nirvana - Nevermind album cover

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