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Summer 2009: Ciara & Rick Ross
Ciara and Rick Ross invite you to celebrate Rap-Up‘s fourth anniversary. Plus, LeToya Luckett, Jadakiss, Chrisette Michele, Asher Roth, Akon, Teairra Marí, Flo Rida, Fat Joe, Jesse McCartney, Bun B, Melanie Fiona, and more go in front of the lens for our first-ever Photo Issue. Preview the issue.
Winter 2008/09: T.I. & Christina Milian
Featuring exclusive interviews and all-new photos of T.I., Christina Milian, Brandy, Plies, Jennifer Hudson, Busta Rhymes, John Legend, Robin Thicke, Nina Sky, Soulja Boy, Teairra Marí, Jazmine Sullivan, Donnie Klang, Bobby Valentino, Maino, Tyga, and more. Presenting the Class of 2009: Wale, Shontelle, Charles Hamilton, Ryan Leslie, and Kid Sister. Plus, a bonus mini-magazine starring TAG Records’ Q Da Kid and Jermaine Dupri included. Preview the issue.
Summer 2008: Nelly + Keri Hilson, Solange, & Teyana Taylor
Featuring exclusive interviews and all-new photos of Nelly, G-Unit, The Game, Danity Kane, Rick Ross, Leona Lewis, Lloyd, N.E.R.D., Three 6 Mafia, Flo Rida, Yung Berg, and more. Introducing the “Brave New Girls” of 2008: Keri Hilson, Solange Knowles, Teyana Taylor, Estelle, Kid Sister, Janelle Monáe, and Wynter Gordon. Preview the issue.
December/January 2008: T.I. & Nicole Scherzinger
Featuring exclusive interviews and all-new photos of T.I. and Nicole Scherzinger plus Mary J. Blige, Jermaine Dupri, Cassidy, Wyclef Jean, Wu-Tang Clan, Lil’ Mama, will.i.am, Beanie Sigel, B5, Soulja Boy, and more. The winners of the 1st Annual Rap-Up Awards are revealed. Preview the issue.
September/October 2007: 50 Cent & Eve
The Sexy Issue featuring exclusive interviews and all-new photos of 50 Cent and Eve plus Common, Kelly Rowland, Trey Songz, T-Pain, M.I.A., Pitbull, Yung Joc, Yung Berg, and more. Find out which 20 leading ladies of rap and R&B made our 20sexy list this year. Preview the issue.
May/June 2007: Chamillionaire & Ciara
Featuring exclusive interviews and all-new photos of Chamillionaire, Ciara, Amerie, Three 6 Mafia, Lloyd, Young Jeezy, Fabolous, John Legend, Mya, Fat Joe, Young Buck, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, Twista, Mario, and more. Plus, our all-star producers package with Polow Da Don, Rodney Jerkins, The Runners, DJ Toomp, and Swizz Beatz. Preview the issue.
Winter 2006/07: The Game & Mya
Featuring The Game, Mya, Monica, Ice Cube, Kelis, Fat Joe, Omarion, JoJo, Chilli, Danity Kane, Lloyd Banks, Ruben Studdard, Brooke Hogan, Toni Braxton, Nina Sky, Frankie J, Jibbs, Lady Sovereign, Bobby Valentino, and more. Plus, our annual Holiday Buying Guide with the season’s must-have items!
Summer 2006: Hip-Hop & Hollywood Issue
Featuring Nick Cannon, Cassie, Bow Wow, Busta Rhymes, Danity Kane, India.Arie, LeToya Luckett, Cherish, Obie Trice, Clipse, JoJo, and more. Beyoncé, Ice Cube, Queen Latifah, and 12 others star in "Hip-Hop’s Hollywood Hotshots."
Spring 2006: 1st Anniversary Issue
Featuring T.I., Christina Milian, Daddy Yankee, Ne-Yo, Mobb Deep, Lil’ Wayne, Juvenile, Too $hort, E-40, Nelly Furtado, and more. Bow Wow, Chris Brown, Ciara, and 17 other A-list stars share their firsts (first kiss, first embarrassing moment) with Rap-Up in "Famous Firsts."
Winter 2005/06: The Buzz Issue
Featuring Pharrell, Chris Brown, Lil’ Wayne, Trina, Sean Paul, Paul Wall, Lil’ Flip, Remy Ma, Robin Thicke, Chamillionaire, Ginuwine, LeToya Luckett, and more. This issue also includes a 6-page product buying guide and the "Class of 06" — 5 artists making noise in 2006.
Fall 2005: The Money Issue
Featuring Toni Braxton, Lil’ Kim, Twista, TLC, Teairra Mari, Rihanna, Young Jeezy, Q-Tip, M.I.A., Damian Marley, David Banner, and more! Plus, find out which hip-hop moguls Rap-Up crowned "18 Power Hustlers."
Summer 2005: The Sexy Issue
Featuring Amerie, Common, Black Eyed Peas, Ciara, Bow Wow, Fat Joe, Cassidy, Olivia, Pitbull, Tony Yayo, Pras, and more! Plus, check out "20sexy" for a countdown of the sexiest women in hip-hop and R&B. Who landed at #1?
Spring 2005: The Fly Issue
Featuring Chingy, Alicia Keys, Destiny’s Child, Mya, T.I., John Legend, Mario, JoJo, Tweet, Ray J, Fantasia, Miri Ben-Ari, and more!