12.30.2008

HOT 97 Holiday Bash 2008

New York radio station HOT 97 held its Holiday Bash 2008 at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, N.Y. on Saturday.

Rap-Up.com was on the scene as Rap-Up cover star T.I. (above), Young Jeezy, Ludacris, Nina Sky, Busta Rhymes, Jim Jones, Ryan Leslie, Juelz Santana, and Ron Browz all raised the temperature on the chilly night at the Big League Entertainment-produced concert.

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Young Jeezy “put on” for Rap-Up‘s new issue with Christina Milian, on sale now!

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HOT 97’s Angie Martinez and DJ Enuff

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T.I. dried off after some vigorous rag swinging.

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Ludacris had all the “butts” out of their chairs when he hit the stage.

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Luda brought out Busta Rhymes for “Arab Money.”

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Spliff Star, Luda, and Busta shared the stage.

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Jim Jones got things started with “We Fly High.”

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Juelz Santana “popped champagne” with his fellow Dipset member.

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Nina Sky performed selections off their new album The Musical.

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Ryan Leslie was one of the few R&B acts on the bill.

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Julissa Bermudez was sitting pretty in a T-shirt designed by Natalie of Nina Sky.

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Ron Browz had fans jumping out of their seats when he performed.

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DJ Enuff couldn’t get enough of Rap-Up‘s Winter issue.

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Flipmode Squad’s Reek Da Villain and Spliff Star represented for Rap-Up.

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Nina Sky’s Natalie, Angie Martinez, DJ Enuff, and Nina Sky’s Nicole posed for a photo.

Photos by Cassidy “Sparrow” Maldonado for Rap-Up.com