According to Royal Mail, "the album cover has been the medium of choice for some of the world's great graphic artists. Their work has not only reflected many musical cultures, but helped define them too. These images give a visual language to music that has influenced generations."
A press release from Royal Mail caught our eye, as they have just released ten iconic classic album covers as part of their 2010 stamp program.
Thousands of album covers were reviewed through various lists and polls. The result, a UK centric collection of images that include album covers from David Bowie, Led Zeppelin, and the Rolling Stones.
Let's not forget about all of those 45 RPM sleeves that showcased creative graphic designer excellence.
For a great collection of single song picture sleeve covers, perfect for wallpaper, check out PictureSleevePop.com.