The Kanye Commandments

  • No Blogging
  • No Tweeting
  • No Pictures
  • No Hipster Hats
  • No Negative Blog Viewing
  • Just Shut The Fuck Up Sometimes
  • All Laptops On Mute
  • Total Focus On This Project In All Studios
  • Don’t Tell Anyone Anything About What We Are Doing
  • No Acoustic Guitar In The Studio
  • No Lacking Focus While Music Is Being Played Or Music Is Being Made

Printed on 8.5” × 11” sheets of paper, these rules hung inside the studio while Kanye recorded his album, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy. Read more behind the scenes stories in this cover story from Complex magazine.