Kanye West, Eminem, and Janelle Monáe

Rap-Up’s 10 Best Albums of 2010

It’s one thing to produce a hot single, but some artists expanded their horizons and funneled creativity into their full-length albums more than others. In 2010, listeners were given Kanye West’s mesmerizing and imaginative... Read More


Rap-Up’s 10 Best Songs of 2010

From the explicit to the sensitive, artists brought their A-game in 2010. Cee Lo Green, who struck Grammy gold with Gnarls Barkley, saw a resurgence this year after his kiss-off tune “Fuck You” went... Read More

Lady Gaga and Beyoncé
12.28.2010 Music Videos

Rap-Up’s 10 Best Music Videos of 2010

2010 was filled with boundary-pushing music videos for everything from radio hits to fan faves. Some created epic masterpieces like Kanye West’s “Runaway,” which unfolded for 35 minutes with stark visuals and a unique... Read More

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Rap-Up Pre-BET Awards Lounge 2010

Rap-Up hosted an invitation-only lounge and gifting suite during BET Awards weekend at The London West Hollywood on Saturday (June 26). Guests included the newly-engaged Amerie (pictured above with her sister Angela), JoJo, Melody... Read More

12.31.2009 Rap-Up

Rap-Up’s 25 Best Songs of 2009

After causing an outpouring of comments with our best albums and music video lists, we’re bound to keep the conversation going with our 25 best songs of 2009. These songs were commercially released between... Read More

12.30.2009 Rap-Up

Rap-Up’s 10 Best Albums of 2009

Yesterday we shared our 10 favorite music videos of the year and now we’re giving you something else to debate. The Rap-Up.com staff has selected its 10 best albums of 2009. Our choices were... Read More

11.26.2009 Rap-Up

Happy Thanksgiving from Rap-Up

As we celebrate Thanksgiving here in the U.S., we want to take a moment to wish all of our readers a happy Thanksgiving. We are thankful for your support, whether you’ve been with us... Read More

7.28.2009 PhotosRap-Up

Ludacris + Electrik Red x Rap-Up

Rap-Up.com caught up with Ludacris and Electrik Red at the TAG Signature Series launch event on Tuesday night in West Hollywood. Binkie, Naomi, and Sarah checked out their feature in Rap-Up‘s Summer 2009 issue,... Read More

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Rap-Up Celebrity Photo Gallery

We’ve updated our star gallery with new photos of celebs posing with Rap-Up. Check out some of your faves including Ciara, Lil Wayne, T.I., LeToya Luckett, Keri Hilson, Rick Ross, Snoop Dogg, Nicole Scherzinger,... Read More

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LeToya Luckett Wakes Up in Vegas

LeToya Luckett strips down…well, not quite, but she does hit the billion-dollar Red Rock Casino, Resort, & Spa, just off the Las Vegas Strip, for a sizzling fashion shoot in Rap-Up‘s Summer 2009 issue,... Read More

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