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.
Clipse’s ‘Lord Willin’ and Snoop Dogg’s ‘Doggystyle’ Gets Special Vinyl Re-Issue
Two classic albums from Clipse and Snoop Dogg get a special vinyl re-release.
Rihanna Announces Fenty x Savage Lingerie Collection [VIDEO]
RiRi is getting sexy and savage with her intimates line.
Fabolous’ Domestic Violence Case Delayed Until May
A judge recently granted Fabolous' request to delay hearing in his domestic violence case.
Nas Celebrates the 24th Anniversary of ‘Illmatic’ [PHOTO]
It ain't hard to tell, Nas' 'Illmatic' is still a classic 24 years later.
Rihanna and Cardi B Honored on Time’s 100 Most Influential People List
RiRi and Cardi received glowing essays written by Adele and Taraji P. Henson, respectively.
Funkmaster Flex Apologizes to Nicki Minaj, Slams Cardi B for Using a Ghostwriter [VIDEO]
Funkmaster Flex had some choice words for Cardi B.
Usher Robbed of $820,000 in Cash and Jewelry in Home Theft
Usher was the victim of a home burglary.
Mariah Carey Being Sued by Former Manager for Alleged Civil Rights Violations
Mariah Carey's former manager claims the singer unlawfully fired her.
R. Kelly Accused of Giving Underage Girl an STD, Drugs and Alcohol
A new woman claims she was the victim of several forms of criminal misconduct by R. Kelly.
Toni Braxton Reportedly Dumps Tamar from Upcoming Family Tour
Toni Braxton axed another sister from her upcoming trek.