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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.
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Travi$ Scott Gets Druggy and Dreamy on ‘OK Alright’ Featuring ScHoolboy Q

A day before Travi$ Scott releases his debut album Rodeo, his collaborative song with ScHoolboy Q called “OK Alright” surfaces online. It’s a seven-minute trip into the mind of the G.O.O.D. Music-affiliated rapper and producer.

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10 Best and Worst Moments at 2015 MTV Video Music Awards

From Nicki Minaj calling out Miley Cyrus to Iggy Azalea's random surprise performance and more, check out the 10 Best and Worst Moments at 2015 MTV Video Music Awards.

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2015 MTV Video Music Awards Red Carpet Photos

The 2015 MTV Video Music Awards is being presented live from Los Angeles at the Microsoft Theater. But before the show gets underway, the hottest superstars in hip-hop and R&B hit the red carpet to show off their best ensembles.

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Nile Rodgers, DJ Mustard & John Legend Honored at 2015 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards

Disco icon and musician Nile Rodgers was the recipient of the prestigious BMI Icon Award at the 2015 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards in Los Angeles on Saturday (Aug. 29). Producer DJ Mustard and R&B piano John Legend was also honored at the event.

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Drake Performs ‘Back to Back,’ Hot Boys Reunite at Lil Weezyana Fest [VIDEO]

On the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, Lil Wayne returned home in New Orleans to hold his inaugural Lil Weezyana Fest on Friday night (Aug. 28). Among the surprise guests performing at the special concert included Drake and a reunited Hot Boys.

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