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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In his new memoir 'Raw,' U-God explains why there's tension among the Wu-Tang Clan members.
JAY-Z and Beyonce Add More Dates to ‘OTR II’ Tour
JAY-Z and Beyonce added more dates to their "On the Run II" tour.
Snapchat Loses Nearly $1 Billion in Market Value After Rihanna Speaks Out Against Offensiv…
Oh snap! Rihanna sent Snapchat's stock sliding following controversial game ad.
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Do your research.
Trey Songz Surrenders to Police, Denies Assault Allegations: ‘I Am Being Lied On’
Trey Songz tells his fans that he's being falsely accused.
Diddy Developing App to Help People Find Black-Owned Businesses Easier
'The application will make it possible for [black people] to have an economic community.'
Drake Jumps on N.E.R.D. and Rihanna’s New ‘Lemon’ Remix [LISTEN]
Drake delivers a hot new verse on N.E.R.D. and Rihanna's 'Lemon' Remix.
Boyz II Men’s Shawn Stockman Says Quit Hating on Chris Brown: ‘People Should Stop’ [VIDEO]
Shawn Stockman wants people to stop picking on Chris Brown.
Stevie Wonder Says Bruno Mars Is Not a Cultural Appropriator [VIDEO]
'God created music for everyone to enjoy.'
Russell Simmons Continues to Deny Rape Allegations: ‘I Would Never Hurt Anybody’ [VIDEO]
Russell Simmons addresses the sexual assault allegations filed against him.
The Game and Tekashi69 Trade Shots at Each Other on Instagram [PHOTO]
Another day, another rap beef.
Eminem Slams NRA on Extended Version of ‘Nowhere Fast’ Feat. Kehlani [LISTEN]
Eminem tackles gun control on his new version of 'Nowhere Fast.'