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.
2017 Soul Train Awards Winners
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‘The Breaks’ Season 2 Won’t Be Coming to BET After All
The VH1 hip-hop series seemed to have a new home.
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Snoop Dogg has some harsh words for President Donald Trump.
Ashanti Tells Money-Throwing Fan ‘I’m Not a F—ing Stripper’ [VIDEO]
Ashanti admonishes a fan for throwing money at her.
Remy Ma and Papoose to Host Holiday Special on VH1 [VIDEO]
Remy and Pap are repping for the holidays.
Della Reese Dies at 86; Questlove, Al Sharpton and More Salute the Legendary Star
Celebs react to Della Reese's death.