RECORD COVER ART Part 1

 

Graffiti Art, Breakdancing & Hip Hop. All three elements compliment each other equally. Here’s a few cool record covers from the 80’s featuring some early colaborations between some of New York’s best Graffiti artists, Breakers & Mc’s!

 

just-ice-old-school

JUST ICE- Back to the old school lp feat. MANTRONIX & Dmx
Graffiti cover art by Gnome
1986 FRESH RECORDS

 

bambaataas-theme

AFRIKA BAMBAATAA- Bambaataa’s Theme 12″
Classic electro from 1986 TOMMY BOY RECORDS
Cover art & illustration by Steven Migalo

 

ROCK STEADY CREW - uprock

 

ROCK STEADY CREW- Uprock 12″  1984 virgin records
Graffiti art cover by Doze

futura

FUTURA 2000 – The escapades of Futura 2000 1983 Celuloid records
Graffiti artist Futura 2000 raps about Graffiti in NYC & also paints the  Graffiti style abstract cover.
Music by The Clash.

jelly-bean

JELLY BEAN – Wotupski lp 1984 EMI RECORDS
Cover art by New York subway legends “Seen & Duster” of the “United Artists” crew

schoolly-d-saturday-night

 

SCHOOLLY D- Saturday night lp 1987 JIVE Records
Cover Illustrations by Schoolly D !!

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