SPIN MAGAZINE In its early years, the magazine was noted for its broad music coverage with an emphasis on college-oriented
rock music and on the ongoing emergence of hip-hop. The magazine was eclectic and bold, if sometimes haphazard.
Started: May 1985 Last
Sept/Oct 2012 Published: Bimonthly Location: New York City Contributors: Charles Aaron, Jeff Rogers, Michael Albanese, Steve Kandell
Vol.4 No.2 May 1988 Run DMC
Sping magazine Run DMC Cover
October 1992 Public Enemy
Spin Magazine Public Enemy Cover
July 1991 LL Cool J
Spin Magazine LL Cool J Cover
January 1998 Notorious B.I.G.
Spin Magazine Biggie Smalls Cover
May/June 2012 Waka Flocka Flame
Spin Magazine Waka Flocka Flame
December 2011 Big K.R.I.T. Kendrick
Lamar Asap Rocky Odd Future
Spin Magazine Kendrick Lamar Odd Future Cover
Sept/Oct 2012 Azealia Banks
Sping Magazine Azealia Banks Cover
August 2000 Eminem
January 2001 Eminem
August 2001 D-12 Proof Eminem
April 2003 Eminem