Watch – How Kings Of Leon Created The Weirdest Album Artwork Of 2016

Kings Of Leon are well and truly back. They’ve released two new barnstorming songs, ‘Waste A Moment’ and ‘Walls’, smashed their appearance on Jools Holland, decided they now like their most famous song ‘Sex On Fire’ and gave us an insight into the weird and wonderful world of the Followill clan in our exclusive comeback interview. Things are looking up for the Tennessee quartet who nearly imploded a few years ago. Then they dropped the weirdest album cover of the year.

Like, what the hell is going on here? As well as being a slight rip off of The Byrds’ ‘Byrdmaniax’, we have an album cover that looks like four decorated egg shells floating in, erm, a glutinous white substance. The group have uploaded a video to their Facebook page detailing how it came about…

It is kind of impressive. The models don’t start so well – in fact they’re damn terrifying in a way.

 

Though with some nimble sculpting skills, they go from looking like the old codgers from The Muppets to pretty accurate representations of the band.

 

The boys are then loaded into a swimming pool of what is hopefully just milk and voila, the sleeve of the year is created. But we must admit – we kinda agree with Freddy here…