The official, physical edition of the now classic Watch the Throne album with drop August 12 via Def Jam. The deluxe version of the album will be available exclusively at Best Buy until August 22. This of course has pissed off every single independent record shop in America. The deluxe album features the single “H.A.M” and the G.O.O.D. Fridays track “The Joy”.Â In addition to these songs the deluxe version features “high-end art created by acclaimed designer Riccardo Tisci of Givenchy.” The package, when opened “turns into a cross-like shape printed on gold mylar with Tisci’s patterns embossed throughout. The package also includes an 18-panel poster that features Tisci’s artwork as well as lyrics to the entire album.” Check out the rest of the album art below.
Watch the Throne Deluxe Edition Artwork