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Jay-Z Has A Secret Machine Working In His Art Department

oneplusu2equalsjayz1 Jay Z Has A Secret Machine Working In His Art DepartmentJay-Z’s artwork for his forthcoming Blueprint 3 was released to the world today, and it’s something like a Rorschach test: Everyone sees something different in it!


First, the cover.
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Friend of Idolator Reed Fischer noted that the “white instruments on a white background” motif had been previously utilized by the Secret Machines on their 2004 album Now Here is Nowhere:
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And then we have the multiple lines of U2’s most recent album No Line On The Horizon:
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And then there is the “stark background with striking red element” motif of Jay collaborator Kanye West’s 808s and Heartbreak
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It’s like a Frankenstein of other album covers that actually made their way into big-box stores over the past five years! Feel free to share what you see in the Blueprint 3 cover here.
Jay-Z – Blueprint 3 Artwork [Nah Right]
[HT: Reed Fischer]

 

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One Response to “Jay-Z Has A Secret Machine Working In His Art Department”

  1. Josh Garza the drummer for the Secret Machines, brought this to my attention. The cover for the Secret Machines album Now Here Is Nowhere was my concept and design. Thanks for the props.

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