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.
50 Cent Is Obliterating Meek Mill on Instagram [PHOTOS]
50 Cent is on the warpath and he is straight gunning for Meek Mill. After the Philadelphia rapper threw shots at the G-Unit leader on “Give ‘Em Hope” from his just-released mixtape, '4/4,' Fiddy is obliterating Meek on his Instagram page.
Kanye West Reveals His ‘Idol,’ Blasts Collaborators on Twitter
On Saturday (Jan.9), Kanye West tweeted out two significant messages to his fans and, presumedly, his collaborators on the 'Swish' album.
Kanye West Announces Release Date for ‘Swish’
It’s looks like Yeezy season has officially arrive. On Friday (Jan. 8), Kanye West possibly announced the release date of his highly anticipated album, 'Swish.'
Janet Jackson Undergoing Tests for Possible Throat Cancer
According to reports, the reason why Janet Jackson canceled her Unbreakable tour is because doctors found a tumor on her vocal cords and it has to be taken care of immediately.
Are Drake and Amber Rose Dating? [VIDEO]
It’s 2016 and Drake is still winning. According to reports, Drizzy and Amber Rose spent the weekend ringing in the New Year together. Apparently, the pair had a “private dinner” in Miami on Friday (Jan. 1).
The Game Must Pay Up for Punching an Off-Duty Cop in the Face
A judge has ordered the Game to pay up for sucker punching a cop during a pick-up basketball game last March.
50 Cent Releases Gritty Short Film for ‘I’m the Man’
50 Cent kicks off the new year with a brand new visual for “I’m the Man,” which is from his latest mixtape, 'The Kanan Tape.'
Natalie Cole Dies at 65, R&B & Hip-Hop Community React
Legendary songbird Natalie Cole, the daughter of soul icon Nat King Cole, has passed away at the age of 65. Her publicist, Maureen O’Connor, said the singer died on Thursday (Dec. 31).
Kanye West Spazzes Out on ‘Jumpman’-Inspired Song ‘Facts’
It’s 2016 and Kanye West is feeling himself. On his new song “Facts,” West spits braggadocios rhymes while name-dropping several celebrity names in the process.
Fetty Wap Gifts Fellow Remy Boy Monty a New BMW for Christmas [VIDEO]
Despite a few setbacks, Fetty Wap had a phenomenal year. On Christmas Day, the New Jersey rhymer spread some wealth to his Day one homie, fellow Remy Boy Monty.