Albums can be expensive.
How much can one album cost to make? If you are one of these bands then the answer is a lot. All that’s needed to make an album today is a computer and some skills but in the not so distant past the cost of recording an album could quickly become astronomical. From the epic bloat of Guns N Roses’ Chinese Democracy to Garth Brooks’ bewildering character driven …The Life of Chris Gaines, Hypebot has pulled together the 11 most expensive records ever made. Unsurprisingly, many of these are of a certain vintage, but leave it to Kanye West to spend big for the millennials with a rumored $3 million for My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy. Read the list in full here.