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 Trying to Legally Secure Roc-A-Fella Diamond Hand Sign
The Roc Nation mogul reportedly has filed legal papers to have the exclusive right to the iconic diamond symbol.
Snoop Dogg to Host Sixth Annual Global Spin Awards
Snoop Dogg is also a nominee at this year's Global Spin Awards.
‘Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’ Toys, Animated Series In the Works
A Fresh Prince of Bel-Air cartoon and toys are in the planning stages.
County Clerk’s Note to Meek Mill Sparks Investigation
Investigators are looking at the circumstances surrounding a note that was passed to Mill during his probation hearing.
JAY-Z’s Snub at the Grammys Has Fans Upset: ‘JAY-Z Was Robbed’
Fans are angry over Grammys snub of JAY-Z's '4:44' album.
H-Town Singer Solomon ‘Shazam’ Conner Arrested in Texas
The H-Town singer was put in jail for allegedly not paying child support.
Drake Accused of Stealing ‘Scary Hours’ Artwork from Houston Producer [PHOTO]
Drake is accused of stealing a designer's artwork for his 'Scary Hours' EP.
Ashanti and Mother Involved in Car Accident, Allegedly Drive Off Before Exchanging Info
Ashanti and her mother are being accused of a hit and run.
‘SNL’ Delivers Twisted Redo of ‘The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’ Theme Song [VIDEO]
'SNL''s redo of 'The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air' takes a violent turn.
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.