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.
Chris Brown Earned 40 RIAA Plaques in 2017 [PHOTO]
Plaques on plaques on plaques!
Tina Knowles Lawson Claps Back at Tomi Lahren: ‘If the Shoe Fits Wear It’
Mama Tina don't take no mess.
Dame Dash Ashamed of ‘Big Pimpin” Video: ‘I’m Embarrassed By It’ [WATCH]
Dame Dash is not happy with how he treated women in the 'Big Pimpin'' video.
SZA’s ‘Ctrl’ Is Time Magazine’s Top Album of 2017
SZA graces Time magazine's Top Albums list for 2017.
Happy 48th Birthday, JAY-Z! Fans Celebrate on Social Media
Hov celebrates another year on earth.
The Rock Says Tyrese Beef Is ‘Bulls—‘: ‘I Never Respond to Any of That’
Hopefully, this ends the bulls---.
Miguel Addresses Immigrant Detention in Powerful ‘Now’ Video [WATCH]
Miguel delivers a socially-conscious video that demands your attention.
Rihanna Gets Her Own Street in Barbados: ‘On Any Block’ [PHOTO]
Rihanna has a street named after her.
DMX Pleads Guilty to Tax Evasion [VIDEO]
DMX is owning up to his responsibilities.
Prince’s Final Year on Earth Will Be Explored in New Documentary
A new Prince documentary is in the works.