These Photos Show Some Of Our Favorite Artists Being Themselves At Home

22 images from The FADER archives that show artists chilling extra hard in their abodes.

September 12, 2016

Famous artists spend lots of time on the road, but they also relish in the places that they call home. Ranging in sizes from grandiose fortresses to tour buses, these shelters ultimately provide a place of rest. At home, there's no real need to pretend. Below, we've shared these archived FADER images where photographers captured artists like Lil Wayne, Kid Cudi and Gil Scott-Heron at their homes — the normally private spaces where they relax, smoke up, and refocus.

Vampire Weekend, 2007   Dorothy Hong
JODY, 2014   Ryan Lowry
Erykah Badu, 2016   Jody Rogac
Rae Sremmurd, 2016   Alexandra Gavillet
Ariel Pink, 2010   Jason Nocito
Rick Rubin, 2015   Bryan Sheffield
Tyler the Creator, 2014   Mark Peckmezian
Drake, 2009   Jonathan Mannion