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.
Big Sean and Ariana Grande Breakup Details Emerge
The split between Big Sean and Ariana Grande was a surprise to fans that thought the hip-hop couple would flourish together. Now more details about their breakup emerge.
Azealia Banks Has a New Man in Her Life, Jesse Bradford [PHOTOS]
Looks like there's a new hip-hop couple in the streets. Azealia Banks has a new man in her life and it's Jesse Bradford. The Harlem rhymer has been sharing a few photos of her new boo, who is an actor, on her Instagram account.
Kanye West Stuns Fans With Surprise Performance During the Weeknd’s Coachella 2015 Show [V…
A 3.2-magnitude earthquake shook the the desert in Indio, Calif., but that was nothing compare to the roar of cheering fans when Kanye West made a surprise appearance at the the Coachella Music & Arts Festival on Saturday night (July 18).
Beyonce Shares Hawaiian Vacation With Fans [VIDEOS]
When Beyonce and her husband, Jay Z, celebrated their seventh wedding anniversary, they did it in a big and tropical way. The couple went to Hawaii and it’s safe to say that they both got lei’d.
Fabolous Spits a ’90s Flow on ‘Been Around the World (Freestyle)’
Rapper Fabolous is on a tear with his popular #FridayNightFreestyles series. For this week’s freestyle session, he travels back to 1998 to spit a crazy flow over Puff Daddy and Ma$e’s classic “Been Around The World (Remix)” tune.
Jennifer Hudson Performs Karaoke in a Car With James Corden and It’s Awesome [VIDEO]
We all know Jennifer Hudson has the vocal pipes to sing karaoke but she took it to another level with her carpool karaoke with 'Late Late Show' host James Corden. It was all captured on video and it’s awesome.
Johnny Kemp Dead at 55, Hip-Hop and R&B Community Reacts on Twitter
The R&B community is mourning the loss of Bahamian singer Johnny Kemp. The crooner, best known for his 1988 hit “Just Got Paid,” died on Thursday (April 17). He was 55 years old.
Ciara Talks Failed Relationship With Future, Drama With Rihanna & ‘Jackie’ Album on ‘The B…
After a long hiatus, Ciara returned to Power 105.1’s 'The Breakfast Club' to talk about her failed relationship with Future, son Future, Jr., and upcoming album, 'Jackie.'
Bobby Brown Makes First Public Appearance Since Bobbi Kristina’s Hospitalization [VIDEO]
Bobby Brown step away from his daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown’s bedside to make his first public appearance since her hospitalization. The veteran R&B crooner performed a scheduled gig at the Soul Food Festival in Los Angeles on Saturday (April 11).
Nelly Denies Ownership of Drugs Found on Bus During Arrest
Nelly stunned rap fans with his arrest in Tennessee for drug possession on Saturday (April 11). Police found meth, marijuana and guns on his tour bus during a traffic stop. The St. Louis rhymer, through his attorney, says none of the drugs found on the vehicle was his.