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.
Jeezy Is the Man of the People in ‘Put On’ Video With Kanye West
Jeezy reps for the people struggling under the recession in his video for 'Put On.'
New Political Party Wants LL Cool J or Busta Rhymes to Run for New York Governor
A new hip-hop political party is on the rise.
15 ‘I’m All Grown Up’ Albums
These albums are when artists announced that they are adults now.
Prince’s Bible, Navy Silk Suit, Personal Copy of ‘Purple Rain’ and More Up for Auction
There are some real cool Prince memorabilia in this latest auction haul.
Diddy Slams Music Industry for Not Investing in Black Executives: ‘Embrace the Evolution’
The music mogul slams the music industry for giving black executives a seat at the table.
Queen Latifah Performs With Missy Elliott, Brandy and More at Essence Fest 2018 [VIDEO]
Queen Latifah rocked the mic with Missy Elliott, Brandy, Remy Ma and more at Essence Fest.
Brandy Says ‘The Boy Is Mine’ is Her Song, Monica Claps Back [PHOTO]
Brandy rekindles decades-long beef at Essence Fest, while Monica gets the strap.
Gorillaz Set Cut Short After Del the Funky Homosapien Falls from Stage at Roskilde Festival 2018 [VIDEO]
Del took a nasty fall at the Roskilde Festival and it was caught on video.
Not So Fast! Keyshia Cole Is Not Pregnant, She Was Only Trolling [PHOTO]
Keyshia Cole initially confirmed that she was pregnant but now says she's only trolling.
Chris Brown Arrested on Felony Battery Charge in Florida [VIDEO]
Breezy was charged for felony assault stemming from a 2017 incident in which he allegedly assaulted a photog.
Chris Brown Buys a $350,000 Bulletproof SUV [PHOTO]
Breezy reportedly copped a bulletproof SUV and we are not sure why.
Jennifer Lopez to Donate $1 Million for Hurricane Relief Efforts in Puerto Rico [VIDEO]
J.Lo is helping hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico in a big way.