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.
R. Kelly Tries to Board Flight to Wakanda, Twitter Blocks Him at the Border
R. Kelly thought he was getting in on the fun but was told to beat it.
Drake Says He Plans to Top ‘God’s Plan’ Video by Continuing to Help People
The rap superstar said that giving out $1 million to people in need was one of the 'best things he’s ever done in his life.'
Big Daddy Kane Is a Smooth Operator for NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert [VIDEO]
Big Daddy Kane is still a smooth operator and gets the job done.
Ja Rule Joins Protest Against Poor Housing Conditions in New York [VIDEO]
'City Hall, New York City, the Mayor, the Governor they should all be ashamed of themselves.'
Kanye West Makes Rare Appearance at Kid Cudi’s Concert [VIDEO]
Cudder and Yeezy performed their collaborative track 'Father Stretch My Hands Pt. 1.'
Birdman’s ‘Anythang: The Cash Money Story’ Documentary Out on Apple Music [VIDEO]
Birdman finally released his Cash Money Records documentary.
‘Black Panther’ Soundtrack Premieres at No. 1 on Billboard 200 Chart
'Black Panther: The Album' is the second soundtrack to reach No. 1 on the Billboard 200 in 2018.
Nelly Denies Latest Sexual Assault Allegations: ‘I’m Innocent’ [VIDEO]
Nelly denies reports that he sexually assaulted a woman in England.
Dave Chappelle, Lil Uzi Vert and More Performing at 2018 Roots Picnic
The Roots Picnic is going to be lit!
Eminem Is Caught Up in a Volatile Relationship in ‘River’ Video [WATCH]
Eminem is not celebrating Valentine's Day.
50 Cent Premieres New Intense Trailer for ‘The Oath’ Series [WATCH]
50 Cent has a new show debuting in March. Peep the trailer.
‘Black Panther’ on Track to Have Biggest February Box Office Opening in History
'Black Panther' is on track to earn $165 million during its three-day release.