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

Jul 14, 2015 at 2:41 pm |
By

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

A photo posted by ????LurkKing (@ceewhy612) on

Dr. Dre’s The Chronic

A photo posted by ????LurkKing (@ceewhy612) on

Old Dirty Bastard’s Return To The 36 Chambers

A photo posted by ????LurkKing (@ceewhy612) on

Notorious B.I.G.’s Ready To Die

A photo posted by ????LurkKing (@ceewhy612) on

Beastie Boy’s Check Your Head

We must buy them all!