Make an album cover for free in minutes.

Adobe Express makes it easy to design custom album artwork. Customize it with trending images, fonts, and design assets.

Create your album cover
Make your album cover for free on the Adobe Express app.
Adobe Express enables you to quickly and easily make standout content from thousands of beautiful templates on mobile and web. No design skills needed and it’s FREE to get started.

Design custom album covers that stand out.

Make your album cover in Adobe Express, and you’ll have a visual expression of your musical art in a matter of minutes. You put your heart and soul into your music – why not do the same for your cover art as well? Create a cover you can brag about with Adobe Express.

Create your album cover

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How to create an album cover.

Create your album cover

Make stunning art with our album cover app.

Adobe Express makes it easy to design and create an album cover precisely how you want it to look. Our intuitive, easy-to-use functions mean you spend less time trying to figure out how to use the program and more time creating the perfect album cover. Best of all, Adobe Express is completely free to use.

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Let Adobe Express be your album cover design expert.

Explore professionally designed templates to get your wheels spinning or create your album cover from scratch. Establish a theme for your designs using photos, icons, logos, personalized fonts, and other customizable elements to make them feel entirely authentic. With Adobe Express, it’s free and easy to make, save, and share your designs within minutes.

Create your album cover

Quickly and easily make stunning album covers.

Using Adobe Express, you can quickly and easily make a standout album cover in no time. Whether you’re making an album cover for your brand, podcast, or just for fun, there are thousands of professionally designed templates to choose from that will fit your style and grab the attention of your audience. Open Adobe Express on the web or download the mobile app to get started.

Explore thousands of free templates to make your album cover.

An ideal album cover design is one that is distinctive and attention-grabbing, while also communicating the contents of the album. Adobe Express helps you kickstart the process of creating that ideal album cover with thousands of free templates designed by experts. Browse templates to get inspired, or to pick one and customize it as you wish. You can also access Adobe’s incredible collection of stock photos and free design assets — like fonts and icons — to swap out elements and make a unique design of your own.

Create an album cover online in a flash.

Using Adobe Express, making album covers is as simple as choosing a template, customizing it, and publishing it across all your channels. The experience is intuitive, and no design experience is required. Choose from thousands of templates and easily replace icons, texts, images, backgrounds, or any other design assets to fit your brand.

Frequently asked questions.

What makes a good album cover?
A good album cover is one that captures the content of the album, while also serving as an expressive outlet for the artist. So, create the cover art design that feels right for you. If you need inspiration, start with our template gallery, then customize with the world of professional design tools and assets right at your fingertips.
Can I use my own images on my cover art?
Upload your own images, along with your logo, branded elements, and color palette. Use our editing tools to enhance your images, including filters, borders, and the remove background tool.
What is the recommended size for the album cover?
Your cover art size could depend on your destination. Vinyl album covers are a 12.375” square, while CD covers are a 4.75” square. Cover art for streaming services can also vary. Spotify recommends 640px by 640px, and Apple Music requires a minimum size of 4000px by 4000px. Start your design with your destination in mind. If anything, start big, and you can always size down depending on the platform.
Can I get Adobe Express for free? If so, what’s included?
Anyone can get Adobe Express for free. Our free plan includes thousands of templates, hundreds of royalty-free Adobe Stock photos, basic editing and photo effects, and more. Learn more about our plans and pricing.
Can I create my own album cover template?
Adobe Express allows you to make any existing or new project into a shared template. These templates will be copied to your library and anyone who has access to the library will be able to start new projects from these templates.