With a hint of filth: the 20 most outrageous and sexy album covers
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Determination of the degree of sexuality of something- the theme is purely individual. What for some is decent to other people is absolutely unacceptable. But regardless of the choice of the person that always attracts attention. And enjoyed the musicians of the past decades, placing various pictures on the cover of their CDs and cassettes.
Herb Alpert's Tijuana Brass – Whipped Cream & Other Delights (1965)
Formulaic erotic image: a girl, smeared whipped cream, which the body needs to lick the other person. Interesting fact: for this photo really used shaving foam, and the model was in the third month of pregnancy.
The Jimi Hendrix Experience – Electric Ladyland (1968)
A lot of naked women in different colors and shape of the eyes just sitting and looking into the frame, holding a photo of Jimmy Hendrix. What else is needed for the album, named one of the best in the history of music?
The Rolling Stones – Sticky Fingers (1971)
The album title, which translates as "sticky fingers", it sounds quite obscene. To complete the image, use the image of a Golden fly to the viewer's imagination definitely ran in the right direction. By the way, the artwork of Andy Warhol.
Mom's Apple Pie – Mom's Apple Pie (1972)
Apple pie never looked so... ambiguous. The pie filling and my mother's face was supposed to be very attractive, but something went wrong.
Emerson, Lake, and Palmer – Brain Salad Surgery (1973)
The cover image of the album created by artist H. R. Giger. Translated from the London slang expression "Brain salad surgery" means oral sex, fellatio. In a painting by H. R. Giger, located on the cover of the album, you can see partially retouched (for the purposes of redaction), but it is distinguishable in the contour of the erect penis directly under the female lip.
Roxy Music – Country Life (1974)
So British and so in the style of the seventies, just a perfect illustration of both. Two girls in transparent lingerie and a messy make-up under the influence of the flash. Roxy.
Ohio Players – Skin Tight (1974)
Photo if taken from the pages of Playboy. Bondage picture gives additional piquancy and makes this cover the most erotic of all that has ever been on the Ohio Players albums.
Ohio Players – Honey (1975)
Honey and whipped cream, was used not just as food. Legend has it that honey was used for photography, in fact, was acrylic.
Wild Cherry – Wild Cherry (1976)
The name of the band and album definitely determine what will be the cover. Moreover, cherry is the fruit which mankind have noticed sexual innuendo.
Blondie – Picture This (1978)
Vinyl is cool. In the late ' 70s, he was considered an attribute of exceptional steepness, and cover explicitly shows the link between sex and music.
Scorpions – Lovedrive (1979)
German metal band demonstrates youth understanding of sexuality: the back of the car, bare Breasts, and a decent amount of gum. This cover was named, incidentally, by Playboy magazine as "the Best album cover of 1979". She made a lot of noise and a subsequent album was issued with a blue Scorpion on the cover.
The Slits – Cut (1979)
This is the cover of the debut album. We must admit that The Slits – brave enough musicians on the first disc were ready to place half-naked, smeared with mud girls.
The Cars – Candy-O (1979)
The author of the illustration – 83-year-old Alberto Vargas, who at the time of the creation of the cover was retired. Alberto surprise Frank depiction a red-haired lady lying on the barely visible car (a reference to the group name).
Prince – Dirty Mind (1980)
Prince seduces you with its menacing, but at the same time sexy look. Performer known wayward outrageous. In the "Dirty Mind" is full of lust: as the cover and on the disc itself.
Motley Crue – Too Fast For Love (1981)
Something similar has already been The Rolling Stones. Once fashionable rockers, Motley Crue demonstrate rigidity, rock ' n ' roll and sexuality. The cover perfectly matches the contents of the album, making it one of the most controversial creations of the group.
Scorpions – Love at First Sting (1984)
What is that in your hand young man? Tattoo machine? If you combine listening to vinyl with the view cover, you can get your daily dose of erotica.
Prince – Lovesexy (1988)
Prince wrote a lot of obscene songs from "Head" to "Erotic city", but none of them compare to this cover. The photographs for the album were also shown the pistil, which fans immediately nicknamed "floral penis".
Pixies – Surfer Rosa (1988)
On the cover of the album featured several images: photo of the Topless flamenco dancer performing PA, bricked wall, depicting the shadow of a crucifix and a torn poster. In fact, this photograph could be a work of art. Sepia, the image of flamenco dancer, carefully placed shadows. However, many picture is obscene Association.
The Red Hot Chili Peppers – The Abbey Road E. P. (1988)
Artistic parody of The legendary Beetles. Few people can afford to strip naked to avoid censorship by using socks, while referring to The Beetles. But did the guys from The Red Hot Chili Peppers ever been complex?
Red Hot Chili Peppers – Mother's Milk (1989)
Anthony Kiedis describes it as follows: "If four of Tom Sawyer sit in the hands of a giant naked woman." Dawn Elaine, pictured on the cover, successfully sued the group for $ 50,000. All due to the fact that the image was visible to her nipples. Kiedis commented: "I couldn't understand why we are unable to find the model that would be happy that her Boobs were on the cover."