‘Rap-Up: The Ultimate Guide to Hip-Hop and R&B’ On Sale February 29; Foreword by T.I.

The creators of Rap-Up offer you an all-access pass inside the exciting world of hip-hop and contemporary R&B. RAP-UP: THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO HIP-HOP AND R&B by Cameron Lazerine and Devin Lazerine covers the music’s history and places it within a broader cultural perspective, while also delivering entertaining, illuminating profiles of major artists and producers. Breaking down infamous feuds, stand-out lyrics, the hip-hop/Hollywood connection, and more, RAP-UP will surely entice fans.

From the mega-selling songs to the biggest stars to the most outrageous scandals, RAP-UP gives you a comprehensive behind-the-scenes look at the revolutionary music that’s transforming pop culture. Complete with one-of-a-kind profiles on the hottest artists including Jay-Z, Beyoncé, and Kanye West, takes on must-own CDs and tracks, pop quizzes, career highlights, and artist road maps, this unique, definitive book is all you need to get down with everything hip-hop and R&B.

RAP-UP includes a special foreword by T.I., platinum-selling Atlantic Records recording artist and actor in films such as American Gangster and ATL. Published by Grand Central Publishing, a division of Hachette Book Group USA, Cameron and Devin Lazerine’s new book retails for $16 and is available starting February 29th.

Pre-order your copy today at for only $10.88.

The authors will be doing a book signing in Los Angeles at Borders in the Howard Hughes Entertainment Center on February 29th. Click here for more information.