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.
Fabolous Breaks His Silence After Being Formally Charged in Aggravated Assault Case
Rapper's brother tells critics to 'mind their own business.'
Safaree Samuels’ Armed Robbery Suspects Captured and Arrested
Two men have been arrested in connection to Safaree Samuels' armed robbery case.
Judge Denies Meek Mill’s Request for Release on Bail and Won’t Recuse Herself
Mill’s legal team plans to make an appeal to the Pennsylvania Supreme Court to secure the rapper's release.
Rihanna Is RIAA’s Most Awarded Artist for Digital Songs: ‘I’m Grateful for This Honor!’
Rihanna achieves another major milestone.
Tiffany Haddish Is Not Talking About the Beyonce Bite Anymore [VIDEO]
It looks like Tiffany Haddish has learned her lesson.
Feds Will Prosecute Juelz Santana on Drug and Gun Charges
Juelz Santana could face prison time because of a prior felony conviction.
A Tribe Called Quest Drops Their Final Video ‘The Space Program’ [WATCH]
A Tribe Called Quest bids farewell in their intergalactic video for "The Space Program."
Craig Mack’s Memorial Service Held, No One Famous Shows Up
DJ Scratch says it's 'very weird' he's the only celebrity that showed up at Craig Mack's memorial service.
M.I.A. Claims JAY-Z Pushed Her to Sign ‘Ridiculous’ Lawsuit Settlement With the NFL
M.I.A. recalls her tumultuous legal battle against the NFL.
Snoop Dogg Scores His First No. 1 Gospel Album With ‘Bible of Love’
Snoop Dogg earns his first No. 1 album as a gospel rapper.
T.I. Says Today’s Rappers Believe Dissing Older Artists Will Earn Them Respect [VIDEO]
T.I. addresses the generational gap between younger and older rappers.
LL Cool J Launches ‘Rock the Bells Radio’ on SiriusXM [VIDEO]
Uncle L is rocking the airwaves with his old-school hip-hop channel.