Trent Fitzgerald is a New Jersey-based freelance writer who is obsessed with hip-hop and pop culture. Currently, he's a music writer for Townsquare Media properties. When he's not writing about your favorite rapper, he's copping sneakers and blogging on his personal rap blog, BeatsandRants.com. He also goes tumbling at beatsnrants.tumblr.com. When it's all said and done, he strives for good music and journalism excellence. Follow him on twitter @BeatsandRants.
2 Chainz Embarking ‘Pretty Girls Like Trap Music Tour’ This Summer
2 Chainz is hitting the road this summer.
Lil Wayne Was a No-Show, Pharrell and Solange Delivered the Goods at 2017 Roots Picnic [VI…
Pharrell and Solange rocked the 2017 Roots Picnic.
Yo Gotti Pens Reflective Message In ‘Letter 2 the Trap’ Video [WATCH]
Yo Gotti reflects on his street hustling days.
Migos’ Takeoff Acquires $500,000 Solar System-Inspired Diamond Chain [PHOTO]
Takeoff's chain is truly out of this world.
MF Doom and Jay Electronica Are Dropping a Collaboration This Year
Two reclusive rappers collaborated on a track for Adult Swim.
August Alsina Opens Up to Jada Pinkett Smith About His Liver Disease: ‘I’m Sick All the Ti…
Prayers up for August Alsina.
Bryson Tiller Embarking on ‘Set It Off Tour’ This Summer [PHOTO]
H.E.R. and Metro Boomin are joining Tiller on his trek.
Rosario Dawson Opens Up About Finding Cousin Dead in Her Home [VIDEO]
Rosario Dawson breaks her silence on her cousin's death.
10 Things You Didn’t Know About Lil Yachty
Here are 10 things you may not know about the 'King of Teens' Lil Yachty.
Watch Big Boi Having Fun With Adam Levine in BTS Video for ‘Mic Jack’
Big Boi is taking the mic back in "Mic Jack (BTS)."
Meek Mill Is Thankful and Blessed in ‘Glow Up’ Video [WATCH]
Meek Mill is a goal digger.
Nicki Minaj Addresses Nas Dating Rumors: ‘We Have Sleepovers’ [VIDEO]
Everybody wants to know, Nicki...
Vince Staples to Release ‘Big Fish Theory’ This Summer [PHOTO]
The Long Beach, Calif. rapper announced that he will release a new album this summer.
It’s Official! Ice Cube Is Bringing ‘Last Friday’ to the Big Screen
Ice Cube announces 'Last Friday.'
Jay Z and Beyonce Are a Billionaire Couple According to Forbes
That's billion with a B!
Black Youngsta Denies Involvement in Young Dolph Shooting: ‘I’m Innocent’ [VIDEO]
Blac Youngsta remains in custody in Charlotte, N.C.
Chris Brown Performs With Kendrick Lamar on ‘Party Tour’ [VIDEO]
Breezy stays humble and brings out K.Dot.
Solange Sings Luniz Classic During Her Acceptance Speech at Webby Awards [WATCH]
She's got five on it.
Christopher ‘Big Black’ Boykin Was Set to Relaunch Clothing Line Before His Death
Big Black was set to relaunch his clothing brand before his death.
Remy Ma Says ‘The Dust Has Settled’ Following Her Rap Feud With Nicki Minaj [VIDEO]
Remy is still throwing shots at the Queen Barbz.
Travis Scott Arrested for Inciting Riot at Arkansas Show [VIDEO]
Travis Scott's show in Arkansas got a little rowdy.
Funkmaster Flex Laughs Off Treach and Spice 1’s Diss Songs, Calls Them ’Dumpster Juice’
Funk Flex is not bothered by the hate.
Brandy Is Dating Sir the Baptist, Duets With Him on ‘Deliver Me’ [LISTEN]
Brandy has found herself a good spiritual man.
Nas and Jack White Team Up for a Bluesy Performance on ‘American Epic’ [VIDEO]
Nas honors bluesman with epic performance.
Ludacris Blesses His Mom With Home Makeover [VIDEO]
Ludacris surprises mom with a wonderful gift.
10 Most Hilarious #BowWowChallenge Memes
The #BowWowChallenge memes are the best thing on Twitter today.
KRS-One Releases a New Album ‘The World Is MIND’ [STREAM]
KRS-One delivers beats and rhymes on his new project.
Meek Mill and Tory Lanez Get ‘Litty’ in Cinematic Video [WATCH]
Meek Mill presents a credit card caper in new vid.
Logic’s Final Album Could Be Called ‘Ultra 85′ [PHOTO]
Logic may have drop some hidden gems on 'Everybody.'