A document cowl that includes a 1969 picture of Tina Turner has crushed David Bowie’s remaining launch Blackstar to a prize for the yr’s greatest album paintings.
The Final Shadow Puppets’ Every little thing You have Come to Anticipate was chosen from 50 entrants within the annual awards.
Mark Pritchard’s picture landscapes for his Beneath the Solar document got here third, based on a public vote.
Now in its 11th yr, the prize is organised by Artwork Vinyl, an organization that promotes document covers as artwork.
The announcement follows news that vinyl gross sales topped three million final yr – the best UK whole in 25 years.
Illustrator Matthew Cooper used a photograph of Turner taken by Vogue’s Jack Robinson to brighten the duvet for the Final Shadow Puppets’ second album.
“The concept was to maneuver the paintings on from the ’60s really feel of the primary Final Shadow Puppets album paintings, so right here is Tina on the very cusp of the 1970s,” he defined.
The unique black-and-white picture was given a gold tint “to create an identifiable color scheme and a hotter, extra up to date really feel.”
Blackstar was launched shortly earlier than Bowie’s dying in January final yr on the age of 69.
David Gilmour’s Rattle That Lock album won last year’s prize.