Il noto portale americano www.massappeal.com ha intrapreso questo “viaggio” su Google Maps andando a individuare strade e scorci utilizzati per alcune delle copertine più simboliche dell’Hip Hop americano. Tra le copertine selezionate troviamo “Illmatic”, “Unfinished Business” e “Eyes on This”. Ve ne riportiamo di seguito alcune.

NAS – ‘ILLMATIC’ | Album Photo Credit: Danny Clinch

THE BEASTIE BOYS – ‘CHECK YOUR HEAD’ – Album Photo Credit: GlenFriedman

EPMD – ‘UNFINISHED BUSINESS’ | Album Photo Credit: Jeanette Beckman

WARREN G. – ‘REGULATE…G FUNK ERA’V | Album Photo Credit: Michael Miller

LL COOL J – ‘BIGGER AND DEFFER (BAD)’ | Album Photo Credit: Glen E. Friedman

MC LYTE – EYES ON THIS | Album Photo Credit: Robert Manella

THE ROOTS – ‘DO YOU WANT MORE?!!!??’ |Album Photo Credit: Alison Dyer

THE D.O.C – ‘NO ONCE CAN DO IT BETTER’ Photo Album Credit: David Roth

BIG L – ‘LIFESTYLEZ OV DA POOR AND DANGEROUS’ | Album Photo Credit: Danny Clinch

JURASSIC 5 – ‘QUALITY CONTROL’ Photo Album Credit: B+ (Brian Cross)

PEOPLE UNDER THE STAIRS – ‘O.S.T’ | Photo Album Credit: Kristin Deleo

MURS AND 9TH WONDER – ‘MURS 3:16: THE 9TH EDITION’ | Photo Album Credit: Dan Monick

ICE CUBE – ‘AMERIKKKA’S MOST WANTED’ | Photo credit: Mario Castellanos

di Dj Spessore (twitter @djspessore)