Vote + to improve this toplist's ranking
Report Abuse

Top Record Covers in the Last 50 Years

24 items ranked

This field of contemporary design is particularly interesting. A record cover should express three different identities: album, band and graphic design artist. Here are the most popular record covers.

Rated 0 points - posted 9 years ago by vlad in category Music.
Click on up and down arrows to affect item's ranking



1.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Pink Floyd- Dark side of the moon Report Abuse
Iconic
70 points - added 4 months ago by redbarron80 -

2.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti Report Abuse
63 points - added 4 months ago by redbarron80 -

3.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Beatles Abbey road Report Abuse
42 points - added 4 months ago by redbarron80 -

4.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Blondie, Parallel lines, 1978 Report Abuse
A nice combination of the 70s naive attitude with an introspective twist from the 80s.
13 points - added 9 years ago by vlad -

5.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Nirvana, Nevermind, 1991 Report Abuse
8 points - added 9 years ago by vlad -

6.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Yes, Relayer, 1974 Report Abuse
1 point - added 9 years ago by vlad -

7.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Van Morrison, Wavelength, 1978 Report Abuse
1 point - added 9 years ago by vlad -

8.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Peter Wolf, Come as you are, 1987 Report Abuse
0 points - added 9 years ago by vlad -

9.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Tracy Chapman, Our Bright Future, 2008 Report Abuse
0 points - added 9 years ago by vlad -

10.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
The Cranberries, No need to argue, 1994 Report Abuse
0 points - added 9 years ago by vlad -

11.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Chris Isaak, Silvertone, 1985 Report Abuse
0 points - added 9 years ago by vlad -

12.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Talking Heads, Naked, 1988 Report Abuse
0 points - added 9 years ago by vlad -

13.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Johnny Hallyday, Olympia 64, 1964 Report Abuse
0 points - added 9 years ago by vlad -

14.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Nico, The Marble Index, 1968 Report Abuse
This design is obviously ahead of its time. They did covers like this twenty years later.
0 points - added 9 years ago by vlad -

15.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
The Cars, Candy-o, 1979 Report Abuse
0 points - added 9 years ago by vlad -

16.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
The Hawks, 30 Seconds over Otho, 1982 Report Abuse
Beautiful road-trip record cover.
0 points - added 9 years ago by vlad -

17.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Grace Jones, On Your Knees, 1979 Report Abuse
0 points - added 9 years ago by vlad -

18.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Roberta Flack, Chapter Two, 1970 Report Abuse
0 points - added 9 years ago by vlad -

19.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
John Lennon & The Plastic Ono Band, Live Peace in Toronto, 1969 Report Abuse
A typical minimalism and an atypical picture of a cloud.
0 points - added 9 years ago by vlad -

20.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Sinead O’Connor, The Lion and the Cobra, 1987 Report Abuse
-1 point - added 9 years ago by vlad -

21.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Bjork, Post, 1995 Report Abuse
-1 point - added 9 years ago by vlad -

22.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
The The, Mind Bomb, 1989 Report Abuse
-1 point - added 9 years ago by vlad -

23.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Michael Jackson, Thriller, 1982 Report Abuse
Even if this record cover is not by far the first cover to feature an idealized image of the artist, it’s still exquisitely clean and well done.
-5 points - added 9 years ago by vlad -

24.

Vote + to improve this item's ranking
Vote - to decrease this item's ranking
Hole, Nobody’s Daughter, 2010 Report Abuse
-7 points - added 9 years ago by vlad -
ShareRanks is about ranking things that are top, most, greatest, or even worst in all categories.
Use arrows to rank one item in Top Record Covers in the Last 50 Years vs another.
Top 10 Top Record Covers in the Last 50 Years are especially marked