Album Cover Advertising
The lettering of Madonnais shown on the albumcover using newspaper                                                        ...
The image on the front of                                                                                 the poster gives...
The name of the album ‘Circus’is represented in the                                                         The writing on...
The smoke image on thebackground carries on the                                                        The image of Beyonc...
The artist name and                                                                         The coloursong written on the ...
The images on this albumcover gives the vibe of the       The writing on this poster inalbum, this is because of the     t...
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Research into Advertising Posters

  1. 1. Album Cover Advertising
  2. 2. The lettering of Madonnais shown on the albumcover using newspaper The image ofimaging, this connotes the Madonna on the frontimage of her being the of the poster imitateheadline news and the pop art culture,showing how she is high this type of art is seenpriority performer. by the public as funMadonnas name is and expressive. Thisfollowed with the word art form was chosen‘Celebration’ also in the for the cover as itform of newspaper conveys that this songimagery. This second word is fun and veryis slightly different by expressive just as theusing the colour pink to well known form ofoutline the word, this art.highlights her girly sidedue to the stereotype ofgirls loving pink. The background imagery of this poster includes the advertisement of festivals and carnivals. This conveys the image of this song being included the same genre of fun as these certain events, Madonnas poster is on top of these advertisement pieces because it shows how the song rules the rest of these event due to her high status as a singer.
  3. 3. The image on the front of the poster gives a veryThe lettering which is formed violent representation of theshows the connation of the album, this is due to thegroup being rough and living connotation of the handlife to the full. This is because representing a killer. We getof the lettering being chipped this image from the albumthis makes the band look like because of connotation ofthey are showing the battle the item that is being held.wounds due to the way the The item is shaped in thelettering is not completely image of a heart whichrounded. The lettering in the symbolises the centrecolour white shows the person living. This image isinnocents within the bans switched to look like awhich helps highlight the black bomb, this is by the way itof the background. This has a pin positioned at therighting is continued by the top conveying the image ofname of the song, the colour playing between live andof this lettering is in red. This death due to the bombcolour is represented in a way being made to convey the image ofblood, this helps the audience The colour black is used in the poster due to it fitting increate an image of the feelings with the image of the rock band, this because of theexpressed in the song. black representing the image of be dark and expressing true emotion .
  4. 4. The name of the album ‘Circus’is represented in the The writing on the albumposter, this is by the way the continues the vibe of beingartists is dressed up and in a in the show business worldtent. This symbolizes the life of due to it connoting thebeing in the circus and the image of it being in the stylefeeling of her album. The of a headline act. Theshining lights in the tent and righting on this is alsothe sparkle on the dress creates included with stars, this alsoa image of the album creating a helps with the theme of theshow, it sells the album to the album due to stars beingaudience by the way is tells a connected with the image ofstory of show business. putting on a show. The album cover is shown in the poster to show the audience what the album looks like and how it relates to the advertising posters. The stars dotted around the outside of the album and the poster helps connote the sense of the album being highly recommended and rated due to the more stars added the better the item.
  5. 5. The smoke image on thebackground carries on the The image of Beyoncé onperformance affect of the the front cover of thealbum, this is due to the poster connotes the feelingconnotation of smoke of the album being classybeing the image of make and self empowering. Thisan appearance. The affect message is shown thoughtmakes the poster look the way her pose in in aprofessional as it shows sexy manure showing howthe amount of effort they she is confident about herput in to make it look body. The glamour side ofrealistic , this is because the album is shown by theof the smoke making it glitter of the dress as itlook like the performer is conveys the image of aon stage. This give the show girl because of theimage of the artist 1920 decor.connecting with her fansdue to the way she looklike see is inviting the ofstage with her, showinghow she cant be a singerwithout them. The writing on the poster is in the classic Beyoncé style, this shows her continuous feeling of remembering her from the passed to the present. This makes the fans aware of how their favourite singer has not changed and her songs can only get better. This image is sent across due to the sliver affect of the writing shows the audience how this album is even better then the last one, this is because of the silver representing class and beauty within the songs.
  6. 6. The artist name and The coloursong written on the highlighting thealbum poster artists makes theconnotes the vibe of album look fun andthe album due to the easy to dance to, thisedgy space theme it message is being putcaries, this is across in this waybecause of the sharp because it shows theedges and in the artist lookingcolour white makes powerful giving athe writing look superhero vibe. Thisfuturistic. This makes the album looktheme advertises fun due to thethe artist as fun and connection ofup to date, this is superheroes anddue to the young childhood, this timegeneration wanting period is thought offun and colour being the fun time ofinjected into their somebodys life.lives. This feeling isshown in the writing The background in this image backs up my theory with the album connected withof the poster due to space, this is because of the night time sky shows. This background links up with thethe space vibe linked title of one of the song advertised on this poster ‘written in the stars’, this is becausewith adventure due the way the white dots against the black connoting the images of stars. The way theto space being hard writing is against this reveals the meaning of the song due to the artist name andto get to. album being written in the star background of the poster.
  7. 7. The images on this albumcover gives the vibe of the The writing on this poster inalbum, this is because of the to tell the audience thetitle of the album being ‘ artist name and the newthe boy who knew too album realise. The type ofmuch’. The images connote writing that is displaythe sense of being in the carries the sense of it beingartist mind, a dream state. hand drawn in aThis is because of the way classroom, the audience getthe artist uses many this effect due to the bluedifferent sections of images highlight the letters lookingsuch as a bedroom, space like the marks in a blue inkand a art display, all of these pen. This helps with theimages make up a image of the song and theconnotation of album due of the feeling ofunderstanding Mika’s world. the artist spilling his life ofThis helps you become the childhood he lived atcloser to the artist due to school and at home.understanding were they arecoming from concerningtheir inspiration of the songsthey are singing, this helpsyou connected and relate totheir songs.