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.
Justin Timberlake Says He and Janet Jackson Made Amends After Nipplegate Scandal
Justin Timberlake says he and Janet smoothed things over after nipplegate scandal in 2004.
Prince Tribute Concert Will Feature Unreleased Material
Prince’s estate has announced plans to show a live concert featuring recorded video and audio of the late music icon.
Dr. Dre, Public Enemy Among 2018 GRAMMY Hall of Fame Inductees
The Recording Academy ushers in Dr. Dre, Public Enemy, Jimi Hendrix and others into the 2018 Grammy Hall of Fame.
Travis Scott, Chris Brown, Diddy and More Honor MLK: ‘Thank U Mr. King!’
Rappers and singers salute Martin Luther King Jr. on his national holiday.
Happy 50th Birthday, LL Cool J! Rappers and Fans Celebrate on Twitter
LL Cool J is still the G.O.A.T. at 50.
Mary J. Blige Drops #TimesUp Anthem ‘Bounce Back 2.0′ [LISTEN]
Check out Mary J. Blige's girl-power anthem.
John Legend, Chuck D Slam Trump’s ‘S—hole Countries’ Comment
John Legend and Chuck D called out Trump as a racist.
Mom of H&M Model Wearing ‘Racist’ Monkey Hoodie Says ‘Get Over It’
Mother of H&M child model doesn't see what the fuss is about.
T.I. Says No to Owning the Panthers: ‘I Don’t Want to Answer to the NFL’ [VIDEO]
Tip has no interest in owning a sports team.
Watch Serena Williams Twerk It Out to N.E.R.D.’s ‘Lemon’ [VIDEO]
The 36-year-old twerked it up on the runway at the Palm Beach International Airport in Florida.