Album Cover Art Wednesday: She’s So Unusual

In the Trump era, we’re in desperate need of fun. What pop star has ever been more fun than Cyndi Lauper?

She’s So Unusual was Cyndi’s debut album. It was a monster hit because of the monster hits Time After Time and Girls Just Want To Have Fun. I told you she was fun.

The photography is by the great Annie Leibovitz:

I came upon this video of Cyndi describing how the cover photo was selected:

The entire She’s So Unusual album is not on YouTube so here are the aforementioned hits:

 

4 thoughts on “Album Cover Art Wednesday: She’s So Unusual

  1. I had it on tape & wore it out. Put all the 45’s on the jukebox at work. Those were the days!

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  2. Lex says:

    Among its many virtues, the album also included a not-bad cover of one of my personal favorite rock anthems, The Brains’ “Money Changes Everything.”

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  3. Ten Bears says:

    You made me cry.

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  4. joejoejoe says:

    The back cover! Starry Night + Parachute Jump at Coney + homage to Dorothy’s slippers.

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