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.
Fabolous & Chris Brown Channel ‘House Party’ In ‘She’s Wildin” Video
Although Fabolous pushed back his mixtape, 'The Young OG Project 2,' the Brooklyn rhymer delivered a great video for his latest single, “She’s Wildin’” featuring Chris Brown. The song is actually from Fabo’s 2014 mixtape, 'The Young OG Project.'
Timbaland’s ‘King Stays King’ Mixtape Available for Streaming
Timbaland delivered the ultimate Christmas gift to his fans with his new mixtape, King Stays King. The project boasts a new track featuring the vocals of the late R&B singer Aaliyah.
50 Cent Slaps Rick Ross With $2 Million Lawsuit Over ‘In da Club’ Sample
If you think that 50 Cent is done with trolling his arch nemesis Rick Ross, think again. The G-Unit leader slapped Rozay with a lawsuit just days before Christmas.
Lil Wayne Is Being Sued by His Own Attorney Over Unpaid Legal Fees
Lil Wayne’s legal bills continue to mount as his own attorney is suing him over unpaid legal fees. Ironically, the lawyer that filed the lawsuit was helping Weezy sue Birdman in his ongoing legal case with Cash Money Records.
R. Kelly Walks Out of HuffPost Live Interview [VIDEO]
During his interview on HuffPost Live, R. Kelly didn’t like some of the questions regarding his past sexual misconduct and immediately walked off the set.
N.W.A Among 2016 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductees
Legendary rap group N.W.A have been selected to be enshrined into the 2016 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Nelly Escapes Jail Time After Felony Drug Possession Charge Dropped
Nelly escaped jail time after a judge dropped a felony drug charge against him stemming from his April arrest in Tennessee.
Jeremih Calls Out Def Jam for Bungling His Album Release: ‘Y’all Don’t Even Deserve My Voi…
Jeremih went on Twitter and blasted Def Jam Records for messing up the release of his long-awaited project, 'Late Nights.'
Kendrick Lamar Honored as Grand Marshal of the 63rd Compton Christmas Parade [VIDEO]
There’s no question that Kendrick Lamar had a phenomenal year. The Top Dawg Entertainment rapper capped off his 2015 with being the Grand Marshall of the 63rd annual Compton Christmas Parade over the weekend.
Kayne West Wants Everyone to Stop Asking Him About His New Album
Kanye West went on Twitter early Sunday morning (Dec. 13) to tell fans to stop asking about his new album, 'Swish.'