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.
Did Chris Rock Cheat on his Wife With Kerry Washington?
Now this is a scandal!
Nicki Minaj Offers to Help Pay Fans’ Student Loans and Tuition on Twitter
Nicki Minaj offers to pay off fans' student loan debts.
ScHoolboy Q’s Armed Robbery Charges Dropped
ScHoolboy Q can breathe a sigh of relief.
Beyonce Is a ‘Brick House’ In Her Courtside Date Night Outfit [VIDEO]
Beyonce is still flawless and pregnant in her fabulous ensemble.
Miley Cyrus Disassociates from Hip-Hop? ‘I Can’t Listen to That Anymore’
Miley Cyrus is moving in a new musical direction.
T.I. Checks Funkmaster Flex Over 2Pac Shooting Comments
T.I. tells Funk Flex to respect the dead.
Did Drake Get an Ex-Porn Star Pregnant?
Another woman is claiming Drake got her pregnant.
Chris Brown Reveals Massive Track List for ‘Heartbreak on a Full Moon’ Double Album
Chris Brown is dropping a double album.
Kendrick Lamar’s ‘Damn.’ Stays at No. 1 on Billboard 200 for Second Consecutive Week
Kendrick Lamar's music is moving!
Michael Jackson’s ‘P.Y.T.’ Hidden Lyrics Decoded With New Technology
Michael Jackson's hidden lyrics on "P.Y.T" revealed.
Kendrick Lamar Skyrockets to No. 1 on Billboard Artist 100
Kendrick Lamar is undeniably the hottest artist in music right now.
Troy Ave Addresses TDE Rumor: ‘I Never Said TDE Was Going to Sign Me’ [VIDEO]
Troy Ave clears up TDE signing rumors.
50 Cent Unveils Trailer to ‘Power’ Season 4: ‘It’s Gonna Be Crazy Get Ready’ [WATCH]
Whose got the 'Power'?
DMX Cancels California Shows Amid Reports of Relapse
Friends are worried about DMX's health.
Prince’s Former Toronto Home on the Market for $13 Million
Prince former Toronto compound is on the market.
John Legend on Donald Trump: ‘I Think He’s a Terrible President’ [VIDEO]
Legend is not a fan of POTUS.
Every ‘Damn.’ Song on Kendrick Lamar’s Album Is Charting on Billboard Hot 100
Kendrick Lamar's 'Damn.' is the hottest album in music.
T.I.’s Short Film on Police Brutality ‘Us Or Else’ Airs Tonight on BET [TRAILER]
Tip's short film will premiere on BET tonight (April 24).
Jay Z Secures New Long-Term Deal With Live Nation
It's the ROC forever!
Gucci Mane Brings Out 50 Cent and A$AP Rocky at Second Weekend of Coachella [VIDEO]
ATL and NYC connected at Coachella.
Young Thug Handles Exotic Snakes in Luxurious Video for ‘All the Time’ [WATCH]
Thugger really likes snakes.
Kendrick Lamar’s ‘Damn.’ Bows at No. 1 on Billboard 200 With Biggest Sales Week of 2017
His mother is emoji crazy about the album as well.
Chance the Rapper Files Lawsuit Against Bootleggers Ahead of His ‘Be Encouraged’ Tour
Bootleggers are not allowed at Chano's tour.
Chris Brown Long-Awaited Documentary ‘Life’ Heading to Theaters [VIDEO]
Chris Brown's documentary is coming this summer.
Migos Visited Mike Tyson In Las Vegas and Looked at Pigeons [VIDEO]
Iron Mike invites Migos to his Vegas mansion.
Lil Uzi Vert’s $220,000 Marilyn Manson Chain Is Icy–and a Little Creepy [VIDEO]
Lil Uzi Vert gets an iced-out chain of his idol.
Watch Nas and The Soul Rebels’ Fiery Live Performance of ‘Hate Me Now’
There's no hating this Nas performance.
Kendrick Lamar Gets Interrogated by Don Cheadle In ‘DNA’ Video [WATCH]
Kung Fu Kenny strikes again!