Platinum Sound Recording Studios was founded in 2000 by Wyclef Jean of The Fugees and Jerry ‘Wonda’ Duplessis, multi-platinum Grammy Award winning producer. The two came together with the goal of giving artists an unparalleled studio experience. By focusing on sound quality, productivity, and privacy, they have created a truly world-class space where artists instantly feel right at home, able to get into their creative flow and record the next big hit.
Since its establishment, Platinum Sound Recording Studios has been the birthplace for countless Grammy Award-winning records and albums, receiving a collective 12 Grammy nominations in 2010 alone. Everyone from Justin Bieber to Kanye West has come through our doors, seeking our production and engineering expertise.
We house three recording studios stacked with state-of-the-art equipment inside acoustic rooms tuned to perfection. We are home to the only SSL 9000K-series recording console in New York City, widely acclaimed for its power in making R&B and Pop music. Our custom Augspurger monitors combined with dual 18-inch subwoofers make us the loudest yet cleanest sounding studio in the city. Racks full of the best vintage and modern analog and digital equipment feed directly into our Pro Tools HD systems, for artists who want nothing the most pristine sound quality available.
Platinum Sound is staffed by a team of dedicated and passionate professionals, equipped with over 50 years of international experience. They work with a diverse range of artists from many different genres, nations and cultures. They are able to instantly recognize an artist’s greatest strengths, and utilize their refined musical taste to bring out the best in every track.
We believe that nothing is more important than keeping the flow going. We know from experience that vibe is all about spur of the moment, and being ready when it happens. That’s why Platinum Sound is open 24/7, available for recording and mixing sessions, pre and post production, photoshoots, interviews, live music recordings, voiceover, private functions,