Joe Jonas: I battle with brothers

Joe Jonas has joked the rivalry between him and his brothers is like The Hunger Games.

The singer explained the level of sibling rivalry between the Jonas Brothers while in the recording studio.

Battling to be heard comes as second nature to Joe and his siblings Nick and Kevin when they are deciding what to include on their albums.

"I usually [win]. I will use weapons if need be," Joe joked to MTV News. "Hunger Games in the studio."

Nick confirmed there have been artistic scuffles while the group were laying down their new material.

When the discussions get really heated their management team is called to step in.

"No physical altercations, but yeah, you have to disagree to get what you want," Nick revealed. "Disagree to agree. It works out because we have a voting system. Then we go to our management team if it doesn't work. If you feel strongly about something, I think it's always important to stick by it. The great thing, at the end of the day, is I think we all have a vision for where we want to go and know that we're just trying got get the best out of [the sessions]."

Eldest brother Kevin diplomatically gave his opinion on their rows. The star refused to give a straight answer about which of the three of them usually gets their own way.

"I think we all do [win], in a weird way," Kevin noted.

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