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.
JAY-Z to Appear on the Premiere of CNN’s ‘The Van Jones Show’
Hov will chop it up with Van Jones on his new CNN talk show.
Justin Timberlake Says He and Janet Jackson Made Amends After Nipplegate Scandal
Justin Timberlake says he and Janet smoothed things over after nipplegate scandal in 2004.
Snoop Dogg Loses Football Bet to Lil Duval After Steelers Lost to Jaguars [VIDEO]
Lil Duval's reaction to winning his bet is hilarious.
Happy 50th Birthday, LL Cool J! Rappers and Fans Celebrate on Twitter
LL Cool J is still the G.O.A.T. at 50.
Ameriie Announces She’s Pregnant: ‘Best Birthday Present Ever’ [PHOTO]
Ameriie shares joyous baby news with her fans.
Mom of H&M Model Wearing ‘Racist’ Monkey Hoodie Says ‘Get Over It’
Mother of H&M child model doesn't see what the fuss is about.
T.I. Says No to Owning the Panthers: ‘I Don’t Want to Answer to the NFL’ [VIDEO]
Tip has no interest in owning a sports team.
Watch Serena Williams Twerk It Out to N.E.R.D.’s ‘Lemon’ [VIDEO]
The 36-year-old twerked it up on the runway at the Palm Beach International Airport in Florida.
‘Living Single’ to Stream on Hulu
It's certainly a '90s kind of world.
H&M Apologizes for Ad Showing Black Child Wearing a ‘Coolest Monkey’ Hoodie [PHOTO]
Questlove reacted to a H&M ad that shows a black child wearing a 'coolest monkey' hoodie.
Common and Mariah Carey to Present at 2018 Golden Globes Awards
Com and Mimi will hand out some trophies at the Golden Globes this weekend.
Hip-Hop and R&B Made Up 50% of the Most Streamed Songs in 2017
Kendrick, Drake and Future are the kings of streaming.