Fans took to social media to call Virgil Abloh’s cover art for Pop Smoke’s posthumous album “lazy.”
Fans were quick to take to social media, sharing that they weren’t thrilled about the artwork. The complaints came in droves, so Steven Victor announced on his Instagram page that they would be changing the art ahead of the record’s Friday (July 3) release. “As pop’s label & as his friends/family, it is our obligation to bring his vision to life he wanted virgil to lead creative, we fulfilled his wishes however, unfortunately, he’s not here to give his final approval his fans, are.”
Steven continued, “You know why you love pop your voices are loud and clear he loved his fans and listened to his fans pop and we at victor victor h e a r d you l o u d and clear – changes will be made see you July 3rd 2020.” Check out the post below along with a few reactions about Virgil Abloh’s Pop Smoke artwork. You can read through the tracklist here.