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.
Adorable Little Girl Dances to LL Cool J’s ‘Going Back to Cali’ [VIDEO]
LL Cool J has million of fans but there’s one little girl who is totally obsessed with the veteran rapper. Three-year-old Bostyn is an internet sensation thanks to a video in which she's shown dancing to LL’s classic hit “Going Back to Cali.”
Rihanna Makes History By Being Dior’s First Black Spokesmodel
Rihanna continues to break new ground with her career. Her latest endeavor is being the first-ever black spokesmodel for Dior.
Jermaine Dupri Says Ciara’s ‘I Bet’ Is a Rip-Off of Usher’s ‘U Got It Bad’
After a California federal jury found Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams guilty of infringing on Marvin Gaye’s song “Got to Give It Up” with their hit “Blurred Lines,” songwriters and producers are worried about blurring the lines between “influence” …
Eminem Releases 10-LP Box Set on Vinyl
Eminem truly loves his fans. So much so, that his label, Shady Records, has compiled every album in the rapper’s storied career and created a limited-edition vinyl box set.
Jamie Foxx Taps Chris Brown for Ballad ‘You Changed Me’
Jamie Foxx has been fairly quiet on the music front. His last album, Best Night of My Life, debuted in 2010, and since then, he's focused on acting and dropped a few songs here and there. However, the singer offers a new track today, “You Changed Me" featuring Chris Brown.
Rihanna, Madonna, Snoop Dogg & More to Perform at 2015 iHeartRadio Awards
Chart-topping superstars Rihanna, Snoop Dogg and Madonna have been tapped to perform at the second annual iHeartRadio Music Awards later this month. Iggy Azalea, Sam Smith and Jennifer Hudson are also scheduled to perform.
Iggy Azalea, ‘Empire’ Hilariously Parodied on ‘SNL’ [VIDEO]
Iggy Azalea often gets clowned on social media. Over the weekend, it was Saturday Night Live’s turn to mock the Aussie rapper who recently announced that she’s leaving both Twitter and Instagram altogether.
Kanye West Premieres ‘All Day’ Video in Paris
A week after debuting the song “All Day,” Kanye West premiered the video for the said track. The rapper-producer played the clip during his Paris Fashion Week concert series at the Foundation Louis Vuitton on Saturday (March 7).
Drake’s Love Connection With 10 Famous Women [PHOTOS]
The Young Money superstar hasn’t been struggling when it comes to hooking up. Drake has courted quite an impressive list of ladies during his career. Check out Drake's Love Connection With 10 Famous Women here.
Leonard Nimoy, Mr. Spock of ‘Star Trek,’ Dies at 83, Celebrities React
Leonard Nimoy, who famously played Mr. Spock in the 1966 television series 'Star Trek' and then in film adaptations, passed away in Los Angeles on Friday (Feb. 27).