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27 Rejected Versions of Famous Album Covers

Back when people still paid for music, album covers were one of the few places a musician could express themselves without having to rhyme. While we love to point out the baffling failures, there were also some album covers that kicked so much ass that they became as iconic as the music they were wrapped around.

We asked you to show us what some of those covers might have looked like before the "suits" with "good sense" had their way. The winner is below, but first the runners up ...


by TheoSchmeeo


by TorpedoVegas


by TorpedoVegas


by Matt Gallagher


by 1saac


by Caspar


by The Machete


by The Machete


by GundamPanda


by Rohan Ramakrishnan


by Double_Dubs


by wcclark


by Skinnymojo


by Senor_Taco


by Senor_Taco


by Sanchez .


by Rohach


by joneszero


by popcornmonster


by popcornmonster


by ChickenSoda


by 5318008


by GundamPanda


by eldonsmith


by deadbrdsandwich


by Christopher Daed


by dabizo79


by Brocken


by Matt Gallagher

And the winner is ...

Congrats, Herr Terror. You win money.

by Herr Terror

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Or allow our readers to show you what the world would look like if If Hollywood Taught Science Class.

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