6 Other Album Artworks Designed By Virgil Abloh

Virgil Abloh has designed several album artwork

Virgil Abloh is currently being trolled on social media for working on an album art for Pop Smoke’s upcoming album.

According to the trolls, the album art is quite shoddy and the jokes coming in are endless but, have you seen some of his other work?

Virgil Abloh has worked on several album covers for artistes and most of them were because of his time as the Art director of Kanye West’s Donda creative house.

Take a look at these albums arts!

Watch The Throne – Jay Z and Kanye West

The artwork was officially designed by Riccardo Tisci but…it was under Virgil’s supervision and Virgil gets some credit for being involved

official artwork for Watch The Throne

This includes several more album artworks for other artistes as part of the DONDA creative team.

Cruel Summer – G.O.O.D Music

Technically designed by Joe Perez, art direction credit goes to Virgil Abloh and his team at DONDA

official album art for Cruel Summer

G.O.O.D Fridays

G.O.O.D Fridays was part of a marketing strategy by Kanye where singles were released with different cover arts every Friday till the release of his My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy album release. Art direction credit goes to Virgil Ablorh and most of it was bold print on a dark background.

Kanye West – Power (remix) feat. Jay Z & Swizz Beatz | the dope ...
power remix artwork

Luv Is Rage 2 – Lil Uzi Vert

Virgil actually worked directly on this album art and designed it. Notice his “Off White” labels?

Off White Lil Uzi Vert Cover Virgil Abloh 2017
album art for Lil Uzi Vert’s Luv Is Rage 2

Pray For Paris – Westside Gunn

The cover art was created by Virgil Abloh using the Italian painter, Caravaggio’s art of David with the Head of Goliath. Virgil splashed on some bling bling on David’s neck.

Westside Gunn "Pray For Paris" Review
official album art for Pray For Paris

Spaceman mixtape – Octavian

The British-French rapper’s mixtape cover art was designed by Virgil Abloh in collaboration with director, Armin Druzanovic and Michael Phan

official album art for the mixtape, Spaceman

Pop Smoke

The posthumous album drops this Friday however, after the backlash from fans, Pop Smoke’s management have decided to make changes to the album art.

Virgil Abloh's Cover Art for Pop Smoke's Debut Album to Be Changed ...
official album art for Pop Smoke

There are several more album arts for Lil Wayne, Kanye, Big Sean and more artistes where Virgil played some role in the creative process for the artworks however with the above mentioned, he had much bigger roles and was actively involved and named in designing them.

See Also: “Virgil Abloh Designed An Album Cover For Pop Smoke And The World Hates It”

Source: kuulpeeps.com

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