Where Are They Now? 9 Famous Album Cover Babies
Let’s be honest, all the best albums have babies on them. But what happens to those babies when they grow up?
1. Ready To Die – The Notorious B.I.G.
Keithroy Yearwood was just recently discovered to the be ‘Ready To Die’ baby. He was paid $150 dollars to be on the cover which he guesses he was able to do because of his “giant afro.” Yearwood currently lives in the Bronx and is a senior in high school. In case you were wondering, his favorite Biggie songs are Juicy and Big Poppa. (source)
2. A Boy Named Goo – Goo Goo Dolls
Carl Gellert was paid $6000 dollars to appear on the album. He is now entering grad school for art history. (source)
3. Blind Melon – Blind Melon
Heather DeLoach, now 28, lives in California and is working as an actress. (source)
4. Siamese Dream – Smashing Pumpkins
Nicole Fiorentino is actually the bassist in the Smashing Pumpkins now. Isn’t that bonkers? (source)
5. Tha Carter III – L’il Wayne
Little Wayne continues to be as boss as his baby picture was.
6. Korn – Korn
Justine Ferrara was paid $400 dollars to be on the cover of Korn’s debut. She recently graduated from NYU and, thank god, doesn’t listen to Korn. (source)
7. Illmatic – Nas
The picture on this album is actually a 7 year old Nas. He continues to be one of the most respected and popular rappers today.
8. Violent Femmes – Violent Femmes
Billie Jo Campbell was paid $100 dollars to be on the album cover. She now works with her mother in a Los Angeles design store. (source)
9. Nevermind – Nirvana
Spencer Elden was photographed for the album for $200. He now interns at Shepard Fairey’s Obey Giant studio. (source)