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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Footage of Fabolous threatening Emily B's father has surfaced online.
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A Tribe Called Quest bids farewell in their intergalactic video for "The Space Program."
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DMX played his 1998 song 'Slipping'' in the courtroom before he was sentenced.
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Jayson Williams says DMX doesn't need prison, he needs rehab.
T.I. Says Today’s Rappers Believe Dissing Older Artists Will Earn Them Respect [VIDEO]
T.I. addresses the generational gap between younger and older rappers.
Birdman Shares Photo of Himself and Lil Wayne: ‘Me and My Son’
Birdman and Lil Wayne may have worked through their differences.
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Will Smith's YouTube page is lit as well.