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Studio Life: Chris Brown and Justin Bieber

Studio Life: Chris Brown and Justin Bieber

Vandal Arts June 16, 2014 0

This is sure to cause a lot of online chatter. Two of pop music’s most loved (and hated) boys recently hit the studio together to record a track “for the fans.” The last time

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Studio Life: Lil Boosie & Jeezy

Studio Life: Lil Boosie & Jeezy

Vandal Arts March 10, 2014 0

“I told you muthaf**kas I’ll be right back.” (via Def Jam) Related: Lil Boosie Released From Prison New Music: Lil Boosie Feat. Webbie “War Time” New Music: C-Murder Feat. Lil Boosie “Came2DaCan” Car Bars:

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Revolt TV Captures Jonathan Mannion’s Last Day at his Photo Studio (Video)

Revolt TV Captures Jonathan Mannion’s Last Day at his Photo Studio (Video)

Vandal Arts February 5, 2014 0

After 10 incredible years, prolific hip-hop photographer Jonathan Mannion recently closed up shop at his Grammercy Park studio. Revolt TV cameras were on hand to capture Jonathan’s last day, where he dug through his

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Studio Life: 50 Cent, Jadakiss & Styles P

Studio Life: 50 Cent, Jadakiss & Styles P

Vandal Arts February 1, 2014 0

Once hip-hop’s baddest bully, it looks like 50 Cent is keen on righting his wrongs in 2014. After burying the hatchet with Fat Joe on the recently released “Free Again,” Curtis Jackson has reunited

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Diddy and Ma$e Open Up Revolt TV’s Hollywood Studio (Video)

Vandal Arts January 25, 2014 0

Before Diddy and Mase ripped the Beats By Dre party, the Bad Boys opened up Revolt TV’s Hollywood studios. Along with special guests, Kendrick Lamar, Jay Rock, Travis Scott, Meek Mill, and more, Puff

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Studio Life: Kanye West & Tyga (Photo)

Studio Life: Kanye West & Tyga (Photo)

Vandal Arts January 6, 2014 0

You’re either going to love or hate this one, folks: Kanye West and Tyga are making music together. The two rappers struck up an unlikely friendship late last year, going on double-dates with their

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Yes! .@Pusha T and The Neptunes Start 20-Day Studio Sessions (Photos)

Yes! .@Pusha T and The Neptunes Start 20-Day Studio Sessions (Photos)

Vandal Arts January 2, 2014 0

Earlier today, Pusha T started his Neptunes session in Miami. Late last month, Pyrex told Miss Info that he was locking in with his old cohorts for at least 20 days. Determined to get

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Studio Life: Kendrick Lamar & The Alchemist

Studio Life: Kendrick Lamar & The Alchemist

Vandal Arts December 20, 2013 0

My inner rap nerd is swinging his backpack above his head in hysteria right now. Not just because Kendrick is back in the lab, but to see him stood next to The Alchemist, who’s

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Studio Life: Future & André 3000 (Photo)

Vandal Arts December 11, 2013 0

  For a guy who’s notoriously elusive, it feels like André 3000 has been all over Instagram lately (that’s a good thing, obviously). We already know he’s been hanging out with his old buddy

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New Music: Ron Burgundy and Robin Thicke Hit the Studio for “Ride Like The Wind” #Anchorman2

New Music: Ron Burgundy and Robin Thicke Hit the Studio for “Ride Like The Wind” #Anchorman2

Vandal Arts December 10, 2013 0

Ron Burgundy may have outdone himself this time. After going on a crazy media run and even reenacting classics sports calls, the star of Anchorman 2 recently hit the studio with Robin Thicke for

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Studio Life: Wiz Khalifa & Billy Ray Cyrus

Vandal Arts December 3, 2013 0

Yeah, this happened. Last night, Wiz Khalifa Instagrammed a photo of himself and Billy Ray Cyrus, Miley Cyrus’ country star father, in the studio. “The start,” he captioned it, which can only mean this

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Timbaland Previews Unreleased Jay Z Song “Bounce” in the Studio

Timbaland Previews Unreleased Jay Z Song “Bounce” in the Studio

Vandal Arts November 27, 2013 0

“Know Bout Me,” his heavyweight collaboration with Jay Z, Drake and James Fauntleroy, looks like it’s just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the stash of unreleased bangers Timbaland’s sat on.

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The Game & Young Buck Reunite in the Studio (Video)

The Game & Young Buck Reunite in the Studio (Video)

Vandal Arts November 21, 2013 0

Mutual hatred is a beautiful thing. For the first time in years, G-Unit deportees The Game and Young Buck decided to reunite in the studio to record new music. Here, we get to see

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Jonathan Mannion Celebrates 10 Years at NYC Studio with A$AP Twelvyy, 40oz Van & More (Photos)

Jonathan Mannion Celebrates 10 Years at NYC Studio with A$AP Twelvyy, 40oz Van & More (Photos)

Vandal Arts October 14, 2013 0

One of, if not the most respected photographers in the game, Jonathan Mannion is the guy you credit for Jay Z’s Reasonable Doubt, DMX’s Flesh of My Flesh… and The Game’s The Documentary album

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Studio Life: Mike WiLL Made It, Pharrell, Usher and T.I.

Studio Life: Mike WiLL Made It, Pharrell, Usher and T.I.

Vandal Arts September 30, 2013 0

After the 2013 BET Hip-Hop Awards this past Saturday, Mike WiLL courted Usher, T.I. and Pharrell for an epic session in the A. Related: Studio Life: Mariah Carey, Nas & Jermaine Dupri Studio Life:

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Studio Life: Mariah Carey, Nas & Jermaine Dupri

Studio Life: Mariah Carey, Nas & Jermaine Dupri

Vandal Arts September 27, 2013 0

R&B and rap royalty connected in studio on Thursday night. Mariah Carey was busy working with Nas and Jermaine Dupri last night, on new material for her upcoming album. “Whoa!!! @mariahcarey @nasnyc #studiolife @sosodef

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Studio Life: Mariah Carey, Mike WiLL Made It, Jermaine Dupri, Rodney Jerkins and Hit-Boy (Photo)

Studio Life: Mariah Carey, Mike WiLL Made It, Jermaine Dupri, Rodney Jerkins and Hit-Boy (Photo)

Vandal Arts September 12, 2013 0

Jermaine Dupri posted this star-studded photo last night on his site. In a recent studio session, JD connected with Mariah Carey, Mike WiLL Made It, Jermaine Dupri, Rodney Jerkins and Hit-Boy. Hopefully, the outcome

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Studio Life: Future & Justin Bieber (Photo)

Vandal Arts August 16, 2013 0

Uh oh. First Pharrell, now The Biebz. Future Hendrix Honest coming November 26. In the studio making a smash with my bro @future Related: New Music: Future “Honest” New Music: Future Feat. Nicki Minaj,

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Studio Life: Ashanti & Ja Rule Reunited (Photos)

Vandal Arts August 12, 2013 0

Ja Rule back? Just days after making his return on N.O.R.E.’s “She Tried (Remix)” — which itself came less than two weeks after he was released from house arrest — the Queens rapper was

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Studio Life: Future Works with Pharrell Williams in L.A.

Studio Life: Future Works with Pharrell Williams in L.A.

Vandal Arts August 9, 2013 0

Fresh off working with Miley Cyrus, Nicki Minaj, and Mike Will Made It in studio, Pharrell’s busy schedule continued with an appearance by Future. The Neptunes producer posted a photo on Instagram of the

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Studio Life: Nicki Minaj, Miley Cyrus, Pharrell & Mike WiLL Made It (Photos)

Vandal Arts August 8, 2013 0

Mike WiLL Made It stays winning. He’s already picked up production credits for Jay Z, Lil Wayne and Rihanna this year, but now it looks like he might finally be adding Nicki Minaj’s name

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Photo: Drake and Mase in the Studio?

Photo: Drake and Mase in the Studio?

Vandal Arts August 5, 2013 0

There’s not telling what this photo means but VIBE got their hands on a photo of Drake and Ma$ e. We’re not even sure how new it is, but it definitely looks recent. Could

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Studio Life: Drake & The Weeknd (Photos)

Studio Life: Drake & The Weeknd (Photos)

Vandal Arts July 27, 2013 0

Despite past rumors, Drake and The Weeknd have never parted ways. The two Toronto artists got together in studio on Friday night, recording music. The OVO and XO leaders both have new albums arriving

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Photo: Drake & Hit-Boy in the Studio

Photo: Drake & Hit-Boy in the Studio

Vandal Arts July 7, 2013 0

Between credits for G.O.O.D. Music’s “Clique,” A$ AP Rocky’s “Goldie” and Kendrick Lamar’s “Backseat Freestyle,” 2012 was a pretty good outing for Hit-Boy. This year isn’t looking too bad, either. Fresh off producing “Somewhere

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Studio Life: Jay-Z, Justin Timberlake, Nas & Timbaland (Photo)

Studio Life: Jay-Z, Justin Timberlake, Nas & Timbaland (Photo)

Vandal Arts June 6, 2013 0

Earlier, we caught Justin Timberlake back in studio with Pharrell Williams working on new material presumably for his forthcoming The 20/20 Experience 2 LP due on September 30. Fast forward to a few hours

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Studio Life: Eminem Meets Kendrick Lamar, ScHoolboy Q, Ab-Soul & Jay Rock (Photo)

Studio Life: Eminem Meets Kendrick Lamar, ScHoolboy Q, Ab-Soul & Jay Rock (Photo)

Vandal Arts June 6, 2013 0

Eminem has been opening his Detroit studio to new future stars. After spending some time with Big Sean, the legendary MC caught up with Kendrick Lamar, ScHoolboy Q, Ab-Soul, and Jay Rock. Thanks to

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Photo: Pharrell and Justin Timberlake in the Studio

Photo: Pharrell and Justin Timberlake in the Studio

Vandal Arts June 5, 2013 0

Now for the best picture you’ll see all day. Pharrell just shared an Instagram of himself in the studio with old buddy Justin Timberlake. Timbaland is set to executive produce JT’s forthcoming 20/20 Experience

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LiveStream: Angie Martinez and French Montana ‘Excuse My French’ Studio Session

LiveStream: Angie Martinez and French Montana ‘Excuse My French’ Studio Session

Vandal Arts May 20, 2013 0

On the eve of French Montana’s long awaited Excuse My French release, our girl Angie Martinez is hosting a live studio session with the Bad Boy rapper. Frenchy and Ang are currently live from

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Will Smith on Recording with Kanye West: “We Went Into the Studio a Couple Times”

Will Smith on Recording with Kanye West: “We Went Into the Studio a Couple Times”

Vandal Arts May 20, 2013 0

This past February, we got wind of Kanye West and Will Smith spending some time in Brazil to take in the sights, but they also messed around in the studio. At the time, we

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Photo: Jay-Z and Drake in the Studio #RocNation #OVOSound

Photo: Jay-Z and Drake in the Studio #RocNation #OVOSound

Vandal Arts May 19, 2013 0

It looks like Hov and Drake are back in the studio cooking up another collaboration. Jay’s been going in heavy lately. Just last week, he had a session with Raekwon. I just wonder if

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Photo: Jay-Z and Raekwon in the Studio

Photo: Jay-Z and Raekwon in the Studio

Vandal Arts May 15, 2013 0

Jay-Z and Raekwon on the same track? It’s pretty much a dream come true for 90s rap heads. Both are wizards with the drug rap and crimes tales but from two completely different sides

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Studio Life: Drake Records “Girls Love Beyoncé” with James Fauntleroy (Video)

Studio Life: Drake Records “Girls Love Beyoncé” with James Fauntleroy (Video)

Vandal Arts May 2, 2013 0

Ever wonder what a studio session with Drake consists of? The Toronto artist gives us a first hand look in his latest clip, recording “Girls Love Beyoncé.” Along with a certain calm and ambiance,

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Watch: James Blake Studio Performance of “Retrograde”

Watch: James Blake Studio Performance of “Retrograde”

Vandal Arts May 1, 2013 0

After hearing what he did with RZA and Big KRIT’s sampling, James Blake is really starting to grow on me. He may not have that sunny day music but his tranquil vibe and soothing

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Studio Life: Eminem, Big Sean and Royce Da 5’9″ (Photos)

Studio Life: Eminem, Big Sean and Royce Da 5’9″ (Photos)

Vandal Arts April 26, 2013 0

Detroit’s finest gathered together in studio on Friday, working on new music possibly? Royce Da 5’9″ hit Instagram with a photo of himself alongside Eminem and Big Sean. Both Sean and Royce showed their

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Pharrell Details His Studio Session With Daft Punk (And It’s Crazy!)

Pharrell Details His Studio Session With Daft Punk (And It’s Crazy!)

Vandal Arts April 15, 2013 0

To hear Pharrell tell the story about how ended up working with Daft Punk on “Get Lucky” is an experience in itself. Referring to DP’s Thomas Bangalter and Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo as “the robots”

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Studio Life: Young Jeezy, Usher and Jermaine Dupri (Photos)

Studio Life: Young Jeezy, Usher and Jermaine Dupri (Photos)

Vandal Arts March 31, 2013 0

From one star-studded studio session to another. Young Jeezy, Usher and Jermaine Dupri were snapped in J.D.’s Atlanta lab together last night. Rap-Up report that Usher’s upcoming eighth studio album was on the agenda,

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Studio Life: Pharrell, Wiz Khalifa and Amber Rose, Kelly Rowland & Akon

Studio Life: Pharrell, Wiz Khalifa and Amber Rose, Kelly Rowland & Akon

Vandal Arts March 23, 2013 0

A day after debuting their “Let It Go” video, Wiz Khalifa and Akon had time to catch up in a Los Angeles studio on Friday. They weren’t alone as Kelly Rowland and Pharrell were

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Studio Life: Jay-Z, Rick Ross, Timbaland and DJ Khaled (Photo)

Studio Life: Jay-Z, Rick Ross, Timbaland and DJ Khaled (Photo)

Vandal Arts March 22, 2013 0

Is Jay-Z working on that hugely awaited 12th solo album? His recent studio sessions suggest so. Hov’s already been snapped in the lab with super producers Swizz Beatz, Timbaland and Mike WiLL Made It

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Studio Life: Jay-Z, Mike WiLL Made It, and Timbaland (Photo)

Studio Life: Jay-Z, Mike WiLL Made It, and Timbaland (Photo)

Vandal Arts March 19, 2013 0

We can only imagine what these three cooked up during a recent studio session. Yesterday, Mike WiLL Made it shared this quick photo of himself with Hov and Timbaland. And, from hearing what Hit

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Studio Life: Kendrick Lamar, T.I. and Pharrell (Photo)

Studio Life: Kendrick Lamar, T.I. and Pharrell (Photo)

Vandal Arts March 17, 2013 0

Kendrick Lamar, T.I. and Pharrell got to know each other pretty well at SXSW this week. Tip brought out K. Dot and P separately during his set at the BET Music Matters showcase on

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Studio Life: A$AP Ferg Works on ‘Trap Lord’ with Bone Thugs-N-Harmony

Studio Life: A$AP Ferg Works on ‘Trap Lord’ with Bone Thugs-N-Harmony

Vandal Arts March 8, 2013 0

Now here’s a collaboration we wouldn’t mind hearing. Working on his upcoming debut mixtape, Trap Lord, A$ AP Ferg recently hit the studio with Cleveland hip-hop icons and one of the Mob’s biggest musical

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Quick Pics: Nicki Minaj’s Pasties, Future and J. Lo in the Studio, Jay-Z, Timbaland, and Swizz Beatz

Quick Pics: Nicki Minaj’s Pasties, Future and J. Lo in the Studio, Jay-Z, Timbaland, and Swizz Beatz

Vandal Arts February 26, 2013 0

Big up to Frenchy for this one. Though, we’ve seen Nicki Minaj rock pasties over her boobs before, she killed it in the “Freaks” video. From this new behind-the-scenes footage, we can see her

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Watch: Joe Budden and Angie Martinez Live Studio Session (Stream)

Watch: Joe Budden and Angie Martinez Live Studio Session (Stream)

Vandal Arts February 5, 2013 0

From 6pm EST tonight, Hot97 will be live streaming their latest in-studio series featuring Joe Budden. Host Angie Martinez has plenty of topics to digest with the Slaughterhouse rapper, including his brand new solo

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Watch Toro Y Moi’s Studio Performance of “High Living” (Video)

Watch Toro Y Moi’s Studio Performance of “High Living” (Video)

Vandal Arts February 5, 2013 0

There’s an aura of mystique around Toro Y Moi, but hopefully this video will help to reveal more about the man behind the unique, eclectic music. The singer/songwriter/producer caught up with Yours Truly at

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Chris Brown, Frank Ocean Fight: Ocean Says He Was ‘Jumped’ By Brown At Record Studio

Chris Brown, Frank Ocean Fight: Ocean Says He Was ‘Jumped’ By Brown At Record Studio

Vandal Arts January 28, 2013 0

Filed under: Soul/R&B, R&B News, What’s Beef? Getty Images WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (AP) – Grammy-winning singer Chris Brown is under investigation for an alleged assault in a West Hollywood parking lot, the Los Angeles

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Chris Brown & Frank Ocean Get Into a Fight at L.A. Recording Studio

Chris Brown & Frank Ocean Get Into a Fight at L.A. Recording Studio

Vandal Arts January 28, 2013 0

Ugh. Why couldn’t it have been a dance off?! Two of the biggest stars in R&B music (with a history of bad blood) just got into a physical altercation! According to TMZ, Chris Brown

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Lil’ Kim New Album: Rapper Confirms She’s Back in Studio

Lil’ Kim New Album: Rapper Confirms She’s Back in Studio

Vandal Arts January 26, 2013 0

Filed under: Hip-Hop, Hip-Hop News Getty Images She’s back! Rapper Lil’ Kim tweeted some exciting news to fans on Jan. 25, writing, “Due to shed. conflicts I will not be attending Providence Night Club

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