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.
‘American Idol’ Is Ending in 2016
After 15 seasons, 'American Idol' is coming to end. On Monday (May 11), Fox executives held a press conference to formally announce its final season.
Kanye West Performs ‘All Day’ at Chicago Bulls-Cleveland Cavaliers Game [VIDEO]
Rapper Kanye West gave an impromptu performance at the Chicago Bulls playoff game against the Cleveland Cavaliers at the United Center on Sunday (May 10). It always good to see a rapper root for their hometown team.
Chris Brown’s Home Intruder Identified, Charged With Three Felonies
The home intruder who broke into Chris Brown’s residence last week has been identified and charged with three different felonies. The charges stem from her arrest last week for breaking and entering into the singer's home in Agoura Hills, Calif.
Prince Urges Peace and Love on Poignant ‘Baltimore’ Song
A day before he performs at his “Rally 4 Peace” concert in Baltimore on Sunday (May 10), Prince delivered a new song called “Baltimore.” The soulful tune is in tribute to the people of B-More and Freddie Gray who died following a spine injury while in police custody.
Mariah Carey Makes a Disastrous Frito Pie While Revealing Her Secret Lover in ‘Infinity’ […
Mariah Carey is cooking up some laughs in a hilarious video she filmed for Funny or Die. The comical clip pokes fun at cooking shows and the Grammy-winning R&B songbird.
Chris Brown Confronts Naked Home Intruder After She Vandalized His Vehicles [PHOTO]
The life of a superstar R&B singer can be rough sometimes. Just ask Chris Brown. The “Loyal” crooner confronted an intruder in his home on Wednesday night (May 6).
Did Chris Brown Assault Jeremih During a Basketball Game?
We’ve heard of R&B beef but this one takes the cake. Apparently, Chris Brown got into a fight with fellow singer Jeremih during a pick-up game of basketball.
Rihanna, Beyonce, Kanye West, Jennifer Lopez & More Dazzle at 2015 Met Gala [PHOTOS]
It’s that time of year again when the world’s most popular artists gather at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art to showcase their lavish gowns and tuxedos for the 2015 Met Gala.
Ben E. King, ‘Stand By Me’ Singer, Dead at 76
R&B legend Ben E. King, who performed the classic song “Stand By Me,” has died. His publicist, Phil Brown, confirmed his passing to NBC News.
Drake Gets Booed at Washington Wizards Playoff Game [VIDEO]
Drake usually hear the cheers of female fans wherever he goes, but he got somewhat of a rude awakening when he attended a very important NBA game (for him at least) on Friday (April 24).