Awkward Christian Music Album Covers – Design You Trust

Awkward Christian Music Album Covers

The digital music revolution has, for the most part, been great for music fans. But even though listening to music online costs less and gives you access to millions and millions of songs you might not otherwise hear, one thing has sadly been lost in the streaming era: Appreciation for incredible album art.

Sure, we still see tiny thumbnail images of singles and LP album covers displayed next to the song streaming on our iPhones, but it’s just not the same as regularly examining album covers in all of their visual glory. In the world of Christian music, where many artists used the cover to blend spiritual metaphors with airbrushed supernatural entities, inspired outfits and creative font selections, there is truly something that modern music fans are missing.

And though some have attempted to compile lists of great Christian album artwork, we’ve decided to rank them—definitively—to inspire a new generation of artists not to neglect such an essential part of the album creation process.

h/t: relevantmagazine, sadanduseless



























If you want more awesome content, subscribe to 'Oh, Design You Trust,' our brand new Facebook page! Trust me, you won't be disappointed.

More Inspiring Stories

Banksy Creates New Pieces Inside The Syrian Refugiee Camp In Calais, France
Bear Sculptures Embroidered with Anatomy
150th Anniversary Edition Of “Alice in Wonderland” Features Rare 1969 Salvador Dalí Illustrations
A Razor Brand is Trying to Dispel the ‘Sexy Beard’ Myth with Ads Showing Rodents Clinging to Men’s Faces
Disney Girls in Real Life: An Artist Reimagined Some Of Disney's Most Famous Princess
Fantastic Illustrations By Waldemar von Kozak
Michael Phelps Strips Down for Louis Vuitton
This Artist Turns His Dog And Himself Into Adorable Cartoon Characters
One Free Month of Hulu Plus - Get Instant Access to Your Favorite TV Shows & Movies. Anywhere.
Leper Messiah: Dig This New Sculpture Of Iggy Pop’s Most Iconic Pose
French Artist Re-Imagines Iconic Paintings Adding A Dark Twist
“For Rectal Use Only” Stickers: A Cheap Way To Get Cheap Laughs
iPhone Controlled Bug + Free Shipping!
Body Artist Emma Fay Transforms Models Into Animals In Mind-Bending Optical Tricks
"Russian Nowhere": Russian Aesthetics in Postconceptualist Artworks of Pavel Otdelnov
Fantastic 3D Illusions of Nikolaj Arndt
Fantastic Street Art By Seth Globepainter
Flying Pig Recreates Pink Floyd Album Cover
Graffiti Artist Turns South African Towns Into Open-Air Galleries
Artist Shows The Beauty Of Insects With Her Matching Eye Makeup Looks
Street Artist Creates a Series of Invasions in Ravenna, Italy
Charming & Cute Illustrations By Ella Frances Sanders
These Surreal Landscapes Look Like They Are From Another Planet
"It Had To Be Good To Get Where It Is": The History Of Coca-Cola In Ads