Pete Rock Said He’s Working In The Studio With Kanye West

The iconic producer shared multiple beat snippets on Instagram with the caption “Playing 45s in da lab with Kanye West.”

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After being released from UCLA Medical Center, where he requested to have studio equipment set up in his hospital room, TMZ reported that Kanye West was recording new music at his Bel-Air home. To add another layer to the reports, Pete Rock took to Instagram, sharing multiple beat snippets with one caption reading "Playing 45s in da lab with Kanye West.”

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As Genius points out, a notepad can be seen in one of the videos that lists the names of classic video games such as Metroid Other, Super Mario Galaxy Pt. 1 & Pt. 2, and more. Last February, Kanye West tweeted that his next project would be called Turbo Grafx 16, named after a video game console that was released in the '80s. See Pete Rock's Instagram videos and a full list of video game titles from the notepad below.

Representatives for Kanye West and Pete Rock were not immediately available for comment.

Playing 45s in da lab with Kanye West

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Lab Work

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Video games listed on the studio notepad:

1. Metroid Other
2. Muramasa the Demon Blade
3. New Super Mario Bros
4. No More Heroes 2
4. Okapi
5. Pikmin 2
6. Rabbids Go Home
7. Red Steel 2
8. Resident Evil
9. Silent Hill
10. Sin & Punishment 2
11. Sonic Colors
12. Super Mario Galaxy Pt. 1 & Pt. 2
13. Tatsunoko vs. Capcom

Pete Rock Said He’s Working In The Studio With Kanye West