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.
For the First Time, No White Men Among Grammy Album of the Year Nominees
This is the first time since 1999 that the category hasn’t included a white man.
Cardi B Addresses Topless Video: ‘It’s My Body I Do What I Want’
Cardi B brushes off topless video.
Ro James, Jessie J and Luke James Honor Toni Braxton at 2017 Soul Train Awards [VIDEO]
Ro James, Jessie J and Luke James honored Toni Braxton at the 2017 Soul Train Awards.
Lil Wayne Says ‘D6′ Is Coming Soon: ‘I Ain’t S— Without Y’all!’ [PHOTO]
Weezy updates fans on the status of 'Dedication 6.'
JAY-Z Drops Cinematic Films for ‘Legacy,’ ‘Smile’ and ‘Marcy Me’ [WATCH]
Hov delivers three artistic films from his '4:44' album.
Mariah Carey Postpones Christmas Tour Launch Due to Health Issues [PHOTO]
Mariah Carey is still under the weather.
Chrissy Teigen and John Legend Expecting Second Baby [VIDEO]
Chrissy Teigen showed off her baby bump on Snapchat.
Rihanna Speaks Out About Cyntoia Brown Sentencing: ‘This Could be Your Daughter’ [PHOTO]
Rihanna and other celebrities express outrage over Cyntoia Brown's sentencing.
Nipsey Hussle and Lauren London Split: ‘This Was a Mutual Choice’
Nipsey Hussle and Lauren London have called it quits.
A Nude Photo of Tupac Shakur Is Being Auctioned Off
Another rare 2Pac item is on the auction block.
50 Cent Accused of Jacking New Jersey Rapper’s Beat for ‘On Something’
50 Cent is being accused of beat jacking.
JAY-Z Stops Show to Tell a Young Fan She Can Be President [VIDEO]
JAY-Z tells a nine-year-old girl that she could be anything, including president.