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.
Queen Latifah to Rock the Mic With Missy Elliott at 2018 Essence Festival
All hail the queens! Queen Latifah and Missy Elliott will perform at the 2018 Essence Festival in New Orleans.
Ne-Yo and Crystal Smith Welcome Baby Boy: ‘He’s So Beautiful’ [PHOTO]
Congrats are in order for Ne-Yo and his wife Crystal Smith. They are the proud parents of a baby boy.
How To Survive a Dinosaur Attack, by Black Thought
You may be ready for earthquakes and even the apocalypse, but do you know the one simple trick that can keep you from becoming dinosaur food?
Hot 97 Apologizes for Confusing Bun B for Pimp C During Summer Jam Live Tweet [PHOTO]
The radio station has issued an apology for confusing the late rapper with his groupmate Bun B.
Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine Slapped with $100 Million Lawsuit Over Beats Royalties
Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine are being sued over royalties owed by a former partner.
Beyonce and JAY-Z ‘s Semi-Nude ‘OTRII’ Photos Have Twitter Going Crazy
The 'OTRII' tour book features provocative photos of JAY and Queen Bey in bed together.
DJ Khaled Files Lawsuit Against Consulting Company Over His Son’s Name
DJ Khaled is going after a company he claims is trying to profit off his son's name.
Diddy on NFL Team Ownership: ‘I Don’t Want to Be Associated with Oppressing Black Men’
The Bad Boy Records mogul told Big Boy that he has no interest in owning an NFL team.
Kanye West and Kid Cudi’s ‘Kids See Ghost’ is Here: Stream the Highly Anticipated Collab N…
The rap duo's joint album is available for streaming on a few platforms.
Lil Wayne Reportedly Reaches Settlement in Longtime Legal Battle with Birdman
"Tha Carter V" might finally see the light of day following this major win.