This Day In Rock Art. August 6, 1928. ANDY WARHOL
Pittsburgh born and educated pop artist Andy Warhol managed and produced the seminal rock band the Velvet Underground. His other contribution to the world of music was his creation of cover art for 53 albums spanning rock, jazz, classical, and pop music. His work includes covers for the Rolling Stones, John Lennon, Diana Ross, Paul Anka, Lou Reed, John Cale, Aretha Franklin,Deborah Harry, Count Basie, Theolonious Monk and more.
Ten of his album covers are considered milestones in the music industry starting with “The Velvet Underground & Nico”, album with a yellow banana that could be peeled. Below OFF#ROCK's Andy Warhol rock album covers TOP 10.