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Album Cover Models Then and Now
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Album Cover Stars Then and Now – Violent Femmes, ‘Violent Femmes’ [NOW]

Now: Billie Jo Campbell is a graduate of the University of Colorado at Boulder. She lives in Los Angeles and works with her mother for their women's casual wear company. She's a Violent Femmes fan and has actually used her cover fame as a bragging point to meet boys in college.

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Album Cover Stars Then and Now – Violent Femmes, ‘Violent Femmes’

Then: Billie Jo Campbell was three-years-old when a photographer approached her and her mother on the streets of LA asking her to participate in an album photoshoot.

Campbell says her mom was "a free spirit, and thought it was great" and so they went to the shoot and the rest i

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Album Cover Models Then and Now – The Rolling Stones, ‘Sticky Fingers’ [NOW]

Now: Dallesandro, who identifies himself as bisexual, is a grandfather and manages a hotel in Hollywood with his third wife and cat.

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Album Cover Models Then and Now – The Rolling Stones, ‘Sticky Fingers’

Then: Though it's up for debate exactly whose jean-clad crotch is featured on The Rolling Stones' 'Sticky Fingers' album, it is most likely that of Joe Dallesandro who was an associate of Andy War

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Album Cover Models Then and Now – Korn, ‘Korn’ [NOW]

Now: Ferrara graduated from New York University in 2009 and majored in communications. She says she does not like listening to Korn but that she hopes to work in the music industry someday.

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Album Cover Models Then and Now – Korn, ‘Korn’

Then: Justine Ferrara was just 6 years old during the shoot for Korn’s self-titled debut.

Her uncle Paul Pontius who had signed the band to Immortal/Epic Records was the one to ask her to be in the shoo

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Album Cover Models Then and Now – Led Zeppelin, ‘Houses of the Holy’

Then: The six children pictured on the cover are actually from a collage of multiple photos of the siblings Stefan and Samantha Gates who were just 5 and 7 years old at the 10 day photo shoot at the Giant’s Cau

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Album Cover Models Then and Now – Led Zeppelin, ‘Houses of the Holy’ [NOW]

Now: Samantha Gates, now 46, lives with her husband and daughter Tallulah in Cape Town but the real star of the family turned out to be her younger brother. Stefan is now a cooking show celebrity, most famous

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Album Cover Models Then and Now – Smashing Pumpkins, ‘Siamese Dream’ [NOW]

Now: There was some confusion when frontman Billy Corgan tweeted that their current bass player was one of the girls on the cover. This had to either have been a publicity stunt or a hoax, because according to bassist Nicole F

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Album Cover Models Then and Now – Smashing Pumpkins, ‘Siamese Dream’

Then: The cover of Smashing Pumpkins' best-selling 'Siamese Dream' album features two girls pressed together on the cover, so close they could be conjoined.

The photo was taken specifically for the cover (it was not candid) but for a long time, the identity of the girls was a mystery.

In 2007, a m

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Album Cover Models Then and Now – U2, ‘Boy’ and ‘War’ [NOW]

Now: Peter Rowen, now 38, is a professional photographer based in Dublin. Though the cover did get him female attention when he was a young boy (he claims he'd "get phone calls from girls in America...how they got my family's number, I do

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Album Cover Models Then and Now – U2, ‘Boy’ and ‘War’

Then: Peter Rowen actually modeled for two U2 covers: 'War' and 'Boy.'

He was the younger brother of Bono's friend Guggi and Rowen says that Bono often came over to his house to hang out with hi

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Album Cover Models Then and Now – Vampire Weekend, ‘Contra’ [NOW]

Now: Kennis is 53 years old and lives in Fairfield, Connecticut with her husband Jeffrey and her daughter Alex. After discovering her picture when her daughter brought the album home, Kennis sued Vampire Weekend and the photographer

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Album Cover Models Then and Now – Vampire Weekend, ‘Contra’

Then: Vampire Weekend found this old Polaroid from 1983 in the possession of photographer Tom Brody.

The girl pictured is Ann Kirsten Kennis who was modeling professionally at the time and later a

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Album Cover Models Then and Now – Nirvana, ‘Nevermind’ [NOW]

Now: The baby is now a man. (Yes, you're old.) Spencer Elden, 21, is now an artist. He studied at the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, CA and now works for Shepard Fairey's company Obey Giant. Elden is a fan of Nirvana and says that he is still referred to as "the Nirvana baby."

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