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.
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?
50 Cent Announces Lloyd Banks Departure From G-Unit, New Mixtape Coming Soon [PHOTO]
According to Fif, Lloyd Banks is no longer an artist on G-Unit Records.
Jermaine Dupri Celebrates So So Def’s 25th Anniversary with New Playlist [AUDIO]
In celebration of So So Def's 25th anniversary, the producer and founder of the label curated a playlist of their classic hits.
T-Pain, Wiz Khalifa, Tyga and More Salute Lil Wayne’s ‘Tha Carter III’ Album
Several rappers honored Weezy on the 10th Anniversary of 'Tha Carter III' album.
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.
Here’s How You Can Stream Kanye West & Kid Cudi’s ‘Kids See Ghosts’ Album Release Party
Here's how you can listen to the next G.O.O.D. Music project before it's officially released.
Wyclef Jean Announces ‘The Carnival’ Anniversary Show in New York City
The legendary rapper will perform 'The Carnival' with Fa special guest on the turntables.
Lil Scrappy Will Not Face Charges Following Severe Car Accident
The Atlanta rapper is not facing any charges following his severe car accident.
Rappers Banned from Wyoming Ranch Following Kanye West’s Listening Party
The listening party last week was too much for Wyoming residents so a "no rappers" policy is in place at the ranch.
DJ Paul Slams Juicy J on Twitter: ‘Take Those Shades Off Shady A–‘
DJ Paul has a personal beef with his Three 6 Mafia cohort Juicy J.
North West Singing Kanye’s Song ‘No Mistakes’ Will Make Your Heart Melt [VIDEO]
Make no mistake, this adorable clip of North West singing her daddy's tune will melt your heart.
Twenty ’90s Albums That Are Unapologetically Black
These 20 rap albums were "woke" before it became a trend.