Top 20 of Best Album Cover Designs of 2013

‘Art Vinyl’ has once again rolled out their list of nominees for the title of Best Art Vinyl of 2013. The UK-based award celebrates the best in art, graphic design and photography in modern music culture. This year, an eclectic selection of 50 sleeve designs are up for your votes. Among the expected inclusions are more obscure covers representing a wide array of styles and aesthetics spanning across genres. The lines between mainstream music and independent music are void – great looking artwork is the only criteria.

You can vote for your three favorites here, and the winner will be crowned on the 3rd of January 2014. Below are 20 of my favorites!

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