80’s rap lettering by Ricardo Gonzalez


Following our series of typography inspiration today we feature a project called “80’s rap lettering”. Created by Ricardo Gonzalez the idea was to design hand-lettering compositions inspired by rap songs from the 80s including 2PAC, Wu-Tang, Bestie Boys and others.Ricardo, I am a graphic designer focused on creative lettering and its exploration. It’s a living is a design initiative where creativity & passion is a life style. That’s why It’s a living. For more information visit http://www.itsaliving.ca/

“Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard enough”

RUNDMC – “It’s tricky”
2 PAC – ” All eyes on me”
A Tribe called quest – “Can I kick it?”
Wu-Tang – “CREAM”
Notorious big (Biggie smalls) – “Juicy”
Beastie boys – “Intergalactic”