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In 1966, Andy produced the first album by The Velvet Underground & Nico, as well as providing the album cover art. Warhol designed many album covers for artists starting with the photographic cover of John Wallowitch’s debut album, This Is John Wallowitch!!! He designed the cover art for The Rolling Stones’ albums Sticky Fingers and Love You Live. One of Warhol’s last works was a portrait of Aretha Franklin for the cover of her 1986 gold album Aretha.

Andy Warhol died here suffering from a gallbladder infection on February 22, 1987. He was 58 years old. Andy is buried at St. John the Baptist Byzantine Catholic Cemetery in Bethel Park.

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