Luther Vandross – Busy Body
Busy Body is the third studio album from Luther Vandross and was released in 1983. The album features the hit single “I Wanted Your Love”, and the album cover shows Vandross sitting in a red suit and tie, looking directly at the camera. The simple but elegant album cover perfectly captures the smooth and romantic sound of the album.
Chaka Khan – I Feel for You
I Feel for You is the fifth studio album from Chaka Khan and was released in 1984. The album features the hit single of the same name, featuring a rap verse from Grandmaster Melle Mel. The album cover features a portrait of Khan wearing a leather jacket and hat, with a black and white background. The cool and edgy album cover perfectly captures the eclectic sound of the album.
Whitney Houston – Whitney Houston
The debut album from Whitney Houston was released in 1985 and features the hit singles “Saving All My Love for You” and “How Will I Know”. The album cover features a close-up portrait of Houston, with a simple black background. The minimalistic album cover perfectly captures the powerful and soulful voice of Houston.