50 OF THE BEST HIP HOP ALBUM COVERS EVER: PART 2

Hip hop album cover for Kokayi's album, ' ROBOTS AND DINOSAURS'. It is extremely colorful and has animated dinosaurs.


Today’s post is a continuation to a post we did a couple days ago on the 50 OF THE BEST HIP HOP ALBUM COVERS EVER. This is part 2 and we are presenting 50 more album covers. These include well known and independent artists and include full length albums as well as singles. We are celebrating the creativity in the art and designs.. Let us know¬† if we missed any.. Hope you enjoy them!

 

Make sure you check out 50 OF THE BEST HIP HOP ALBUM COVERS EVER: PART 1 when you are done!

 

Hip hop album cover for Tinie Tempah's album 'DISCOVERY'. It shows a pic of him with purple and pink triangle like shapes behind him. There are stars around and a glow around him. His arms are clasped and in the middle of his arms you see a city.

TINIE TEMPAH – DISCOVERY

 

Hip hop album cover for Kanye West's album '808s & HEARTBREAK'. The background is gray and in the middle there is a red deflated balloon being torn in half by two hands.

KANYE WEST – 808s & HEARTBREAK

 

Hip hop album cover for De La Soul's album 'ART OFFICIAL INTELLIGENCE: MOSAIC THUMP" . The background is black and you see the 3 members of the group with their skeletons showing through like x-ray vision.

DE LA SOUL – ART OFFICIAL INTELLIGENCE: MOSAIC THUMP

 

Hip hop album cover for Beastie Boys album, 'The Mix - Up'. There's an animation of a huge music type of machine with music instruments on it, and they are coming out of the speaker part. It is very colorful and looks like a cartoon.

BEASTIE BOYS – THE MIX-UP

 

Hip hop album cover for Redman's album 'DARE IZ A DARKSIDE'. The picture has a red tint, and it shows him burried with only his head sticking out and he's yelling.

REDMAN – DARE IZ A DARKSIDE

 

Hip hop album cover for rapper MF DOOM's album 'OPERATION DOOMSDAY'. The pic is an animation of a robot looking figure with a green hoodie on.

MF DOOM – OPERATION DOOMSDAY

 

Hip hop album cover for Ol' Dirty Bastard of Wu Tang Clan. The picture is an i.d. card for food coupons and public assistance with his face on it.

OLE DIRTY BASTARD – RETURN TO THE 36 CHAMBERS

 

Hip hop album cover for rap duo Black Star. It says Mos Def and Talib Kweli on it and you see their profiles in red and below the colors are yellow, and green.

BLACK STAR – BLACK STAR: MOS DEF & TALIB KWELI

 

Hip hop album cover for Biggie Smalls 'Ready to Die' album. The background is white and there's a picture of him as a toddler in diapers in the middle.

THE NOTORIOUS B.I.G – READY TO DIE

 

Hip Hop album for rappers Lee Bannon and Chuuwee. It is an animation of a guy at a pizzeria but instead of a pizza in his hand he has a vinyl record and there are stacks of  them around. There's also an MPC in front.

LEE BANNON AND CHUUWEE – HOT ‘N READY

 

Hip hop album cover for The Black Eyed Peas album, 'Elephunk'. The cover has a turquoise color and there's a darker turquoise colored elephant in the middle. There's a pic of each member of the group on each corner of the cover.

BLACK EYED PEAS – ELEPHUNK

 

BK-ONE AND BENZILLA – RADIO DO CANIBAL

 

Hip hop album cover for Wu Tang Clan's album Chamber Music. There's a huge 'W' symbol made out of stone and a red silhouette of the moon behind. And in front there are 6 red silhouettes of Kung fu artists in action

WU TANG CLAN – CHAMBER MUSIC

 

Hip hop album cover for German rap group Sido. There's a metal skull amongst a bed of roses.

SIDO – MASKE

 

Hip hop album cover for Common's Album 'ELECTRIC CIRCUS'. The background is blue and he's in front and his face is blue. There are lots of people behind him in different shades of color - purple, blue, red, orange pink, yellow etc.

COMMON – ELECTRIC CIRCUS

 

Hip hop album cover for Kanye West's single 'Power'. It shows an animation of Kanye West's head cut off with a sword going through it.  There are blue skies and white clouds behind.

KANYE WEST – POWER

 

Hip hop album cover for artist Yelawolf's album 'Radioactive'. It shows him as a kid with a bunch of beakers, and tubes with chemicals, and an open book. Behind him there's a huge orange fire.

YELAWOLF – RADIOACTIVE

 

Hip hop album cover for Headnodic's album 'Redline Radio'. There's a 3D guy made out of wood holding an mp3 player, a piano, and a guitar. He's wearing a red coat. Pieces of him are broken off and the background has blue skies with white clouds.

HEADNODIC – REDLINE RADIO

 

Hip hop album cover for Beastie Boys album 'HOTSAUCE COMMITTEE PART TWO. It is has a bunch of square shapes in a random pattern and they are every color of the rainbow.

BEASTIE BOYS – HOTSAUCE COMMITTEE PART TWO

 

Hip hop album cover for Redman's album 'Muddy Waters'. The pic shows him sitting covered from head to toe in mud and sitting next to a side table with a yellow flower. There's a tv by his feet.

REDMAN – MUDDY WATERS

 

Hip hop album cover for rapper Danny Brown's album 'The Hybrid'. The pic shows a robot with a blue hat and a map behind him. Below him in turquoise 3D letters it says 'THE HYBRID'.

DANNY BROWN – THE HYBRID

 

Hip hop album cover for Jay-z's album Reasonable Doubt. The pic is black and white and Jay-z is wearing a suit, scarf and hat, with a cigar in his hand. He is looking down with his cigar fingers on his hat.

JAY-Z – REASONABLE DOUBT

 

Hip hop album cover for rapper Lil Flip's album 'Respect Me'. The text is in gold and is 3D and has gold wings and microphones sticking out. And Lil Flip is standing in the middle with his two fists connecting. There's a glow behind him, and he has on a huge gold chain.

LIL FLIP – RESPECT ME

 

Hip Hop album cover for The Black Eyed Peas album,'The End'.  There's a green 3D face made out of a shiny disco ball/mosaic pattern.

THE BLACK EYED PEAS – THE END (ENERGY NEVER DIES)

 

Hip hop album cover for Sugar Hill Gang's 'Rappers Delight' album. The background is light blue and Sugar Hill is written in purple yellow, and red swirly shapes.

SUGAR HILL GANG – RAPPERS DELIGHT

 

Hip hop album cover for The Roots album 'Game Theory'. It has a pic of a newspaper article with a part blacked out and a stick figure of a man being hung.

THE ROOTS – GAME THEORY

 

Hip hop album cover for artist Currensy's album 'Pilot Talk'. It is green and has an animation of black fighter jets flying over green grass and a city dropping bombs. There's a huge sculpture that says 'PILOT TALK'.

CURRENSY – PILOT TALK

 

Hip hop album cover for The Black Eyed Peas album, 'MONKEY BUSINESS'. The background is red and the four members of the group are huddled in the middle in different poses. There's a drawn chimp logo above the text.

THE BLACK EYED PEAS – MONKEY BUSINESS

 

Hip hop album cover for Shwayze's album 'LET IT BEAT'. There's a pic of the beach and a green mannequin of a woman wearing a bikini. She's thigh deep into the sand and her arm and her head are broken off and in the sand.

SHWAYZE – LET IT BEAT

 

Hip hop album cover for Kanye and Jay'Z's upcoming album 'WATCH THE THRONE'. It is black with white patterns along the frame. There are black and white crowns and Rottweiler looking dog heads growling. It says H.A.M in big Old English letters.

JAY-Z AND KANYE WEST – H.A.M

 

Hip hop album for Kid Cudi's album 'Man on the Moon 2'. Kid Cudi is sitting on a stool in a suit and looking down. There is a painting behind him. There are pink clouds, and bright green stars in it. The picture is worn out and has wrinkles.

KID CUDI – MAN ON THE MOON 2: THE LEGEND OF MR. RAGER

 

Hip Hop album cover for Lyrics Born album, 'Later That Day'. It has a Japanese woman with a kimono, some guys playing basketball, a guy sky diving, a woman with a stereo in her hand, Hollywood on the side, and an urban city in the background.

LYRICS BORN – LATER THAT DAY

 

Hip hop album cover for Gnarls Barkley's album 'St. Elsewhere'. It shows an explosion with a bunch of colors - yellow, purple, red, pink, blue. The background is gray.

GNARLS BARKLEY – ST. ELSEWHERE

 

One of the hip hop album covers for Kanye West's album 'My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy'. It is red and has a small painting of a ballerina in a black dress in the middle.

KANYE WEST – MY BEAUTIFUL DARK TWISTED FANTASY

 

 

Hip hop album cover for rapper Blackalicious's album BLAZING ARROW. it shows a Masai warrior in the middle of a road with a bow in his hands and headphones on. There's a Masai kid behind him with a bow too. The pics are black and white and there's a yellow and orange lightening bolt above. The bracelets on the warriors arms are the same colors.

BLACKALICIOUS – BLAZING ARROW

 

Hip hop album cover for The Black Eyed Peas album, 'THE BEGINNING'. The pic is divided into four quadrants and there's a pixelated looking animation of each member of the group. It looks like they're made out of lego.

THE BLACK EYED PEAS – THE BEGINNING

 

Hip hop album cover for Wu Tang Clan's album, 'ENTER THE WU-TANG 36 CHAMBERS'. It's a dark cover with about 6 guys wearing white masks. They are wearing dark hoodies and you see the Wu Tang emblem behind them.

WU TANG CLAN – ENTER THE WU-TANG 36 CHAMBERS

 

Hip hop album cover for rapper Pharoahe Monch's album W.A.R. (WE ARE RENEGADES). It shows his face with a nuclear disaster looking mask over it. The pic is black and white.

PHAROAHE MONCH – W.A.R. (WE ARE RENEGADES)

 

Hip hop album cover for Queen Latifah's album 'Order in the Court'. It shows her screaming and there's a crown of fire on her head. There are stormy clouds behind.

QUEEN LATIFAH – ORDER IN THE COURT

 

Hip hop album cover for The Roots album, ' RISING DOWN'. It shows a black vampire swooping down and grabbing all the white people running away.

THE ROOTS – RISING DOWN

 

 

Hip hop album cover for rapper Omar Musa's album 'WORLD GOES TO PIECES'. There's a water color painting of a woman's face. Her hair and lips are reddish and there are blue tones in her face.

OMAR MUSA – WORLD GOES TO PIECES

 

Hip Hop album cover for Cypress Hill's album, 'Till Death Do Us Part'. There are white roses and thorns on the borders, and a white skull in the middle.

CYPRESS HILL – TILL DEATH DO US PART

 

 

Hip hop album cover for N.E.R.D's single 'Lap Dance'. It has a black background and a drawn yellow brain with a white and yellow sunburst behind it.

N.E.R.D – LAP DANCE


Hip hop album cover for Kokayi's album, ' ROBOTS AND DINOSAURS'. It is extremely colorful and has animated dinosaurs.

KOKAYI – ROBOTS AND DINOSAURS

 

Hip hop album cover for Jay-z's album 'Brooklyn Go Hard'. The background is white and the image of Jay-z is composed of black text that says Brooklyn.

JAY-Z – BROOKLYN GO HARD

 

Hip hop album cover for Chiddy Bang's album, 'The Preview'. It shows the rap duo drawn in comic book style with city buildings behind them.

CHIDDY BANG – THE PREVIEW

 

Hip hop album cover for Beastie Boys album 'Hello Nasty'. There is a yellow sun like shape in the background and they are all laying in a sardin looking can, with the tip pulled back.

BEASTIE BOYS – HELLO NASTY

 

Hip hop album cover for The Black Eyed Peas album, 'RENEGOTIATIONS THE REMIXES'. The cover is orange and worn out looking. It has a pic of a chimp in the middle.

THE BLACK EYED PEAS – RENEGOTIATIONS: THE REMIXES

 

Hip hop album cover for rapper Cuey's album 'CUEY SINGS THE BLUES'. The text is in 3d and all caps, Cuey is sitting on top of the letter C.

CUEY – CUEY SINGS THE BLUES

 

Hip hop album cover for Homeboy Sandman's album 'The Good Sun'. It shows him laying face up in a pool of water with his eyes closed.

HOMEBOY SANDMAN – THE GOOD SUN


Make sure you check out 50 OF THE BEST HIP HOP ALBUM COVERS EVER: PART 1 when you are done!

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