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Classic Album Covers Get the ‘Star Wars’ Treatment

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There was a time when album cover art was just as important as the music on the vinyl within.

In an age of digital downloads, we’ve mostly passed the era of detailed and iconic album covers, although many of us can still identify famous albums, bands, or even singles from the art on the front.

British graphic designer Steven Martin Lear has taken his passions for older music and Star Wars and mashed them together into an awesome art project that peppers his social media accounts on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Can you identify these classic albums from Lear’s reimagined cover art?

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Rock out to these awesome Star Wars-inspired albums!


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Love how he switched around the album title into Yoda talk here.

Michael Jackson

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Who knew that with all his money and free time Lando was producing solo albums with Cloud City Records?