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.
JAY-Z Wins ‘Big Pimpin” Copyright Infringement Lawsuit
JAY-Z scores a major victory in a decade-long copyright-infringement case over his song 'Big Pimpin'.'
Vanilla Ice Fan Falls Off Stage While Taking a Selfie [VIDEO]
While Vanilla Ice was rocking the mic, a fan tumbled off the stage. And it was all captured on video.
Snoop Dogg Breaks Guinness World Record with Largest Cup of Gin and Juice [VIDEO]
The veteran rapper poured the largest cup of gin and juice in the world.
Drake Delivers New Single ‘I’m Upset’ [LISTEN]
Drizzy releases his second new song over the holiday weekend.
50 Cent Being Investigated By NYPD Over Alleged Threat Against Cop
"Get the strap" has landed Fif in hot water.
Watch Sneak Peek of Kanye West on ‘Family Feud’ [VIDEO]
The rapper tells Steve Harvey he has kissable lips in fun 'Celebrity Family Feud' trailer.
Kobe Bryant on Kanye West’s Slavery Comments: ‘The Hell Are You Talking About?’
The NBA All-Star feels that the rapper is "always in a state of growth" and will learn from his mistakes.
Afroman Reaches Settlement With Woman He Punched at a Show [VIDEO]
The 'Because I Got High' rapper will sign off on a settlement with a woman he punched onstage in 2015.
Michael Jackson to Be Honor With Detroit Street Named After Him
The music icon will have a Detroit city street named after him during this year's Detroit Music Festival.
Jamie Foxx Once Threw a Party on a Budget for Diddy [VIDEO]
The entertainer tells Stephen Colbert how he hosted a party for Diddy for only $400.
Lil Wayne Cancels Rolling Loud Gig Minutes Before Hitting the Stage
Festival reps explained the rapper's no-show last weekend.
Happy Mother’s Day: Rihanna, Drake, Solange and More Honor Their Moms
Happy Mother's Day!