The Stone Roses I Wanna Be Adored Single


I Wanna Be Adored is the third single from the debut album by the Stone Roses; it didn't come out as a single until 1991. After this, excitement in the band began to fade considerably because their followup was delayed throughout 1992 and 1993; these were the grunge years and the Roses were all but forgotten, which was just about the worst thing to happen to music, but still.

This is one of the best covers ever, and it is an inspiring piece of abstract art. Instead of adulation and a flattering photo of the band, you're greeted with something incredibly well designed and executed.



Finding a clean, easy to enhance image of this cover proved to be a bit of a challenge, but I was able to find this wonderful Silvertone postcard that advertised the single: