Marvel Kicks It Old School with Hip-Hop Album Variant Covers

Jul 14, 2015 at 2:41 pm |

Marvel Comics has revealed a series of over 50 hip-hop themed variant covers being released in October as part of the “All-New, All-Different Marvel” relaunch of new #1s. Celebrating influential hip-hop album covers, it’s awesome to see that Marvel love hip-hop as much as Wu-Tang loves comics. Check out the rad various artists interpretations.

“For years, Marvel Comics and Hip-Hop culture have been engaged in an ongoing dialog,” Marvel’s editor-in-chief Axel Alonso said in a press release. “Beginning this October, we will shine a spotlight on the seamless relationship between those two unique forces.”

50 Cent’s Get Rich or Die Tryin

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Dr. Dre’s The Chronic

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Old Dirty Bastard’s Return To The 36 Chambers

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Notorious B.I.G.’s Ready To Die

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Beastie Boy’s Check Your Head

We must buy them all!