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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The two R&B divas may have had a simmering feud with each other.
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A new hip-hop political party is on the rise.
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The Boombox takes a look back at some infamous legal cases that had rappers fighting for equal justice.
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Chris Brown Arrested on Felony Battery Charge in Florida [VIDEO]
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Drake Crowned Top Digital Singles Artist by RIAA, ‘Scorpion’ Breaking Streaming Records
Drizzy's 'Scorpion' is breaking streaming records in the digital space.
Nicki Minaj Pays Off 37 Fans’ College Tuition, Student Loans [PHOTO]
The Queen Barbz announced the first group of winners for her 'Student of the Game' college fund program.
Alicia Keys, John Legend and More Show Support for Families Belong Together March
John Legend performed a new song at the #FamiliesBelongTogether march in Los Angeles.
Beyonce Fans Drag Madonna for Photoshopped ‘Everything Is Love’ Photo
Madge had to learn the hard way: Don't upset the Beyhive or you will get stung.