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.
Nicki Minaj Blasts Critics Claiming Her ‘Ass’ Is the Reason Why She’s Famous
Nicki Minaj is ready to step to anyone who wants to pop off about her lyrically ability. The Queen Barbz went on her Twitter account to call out critics who think that her assets are the only reason why she's so hot in the rap game.
Wiz Khalifa & Sam Smith Receive Golden Globe Nominations for Best Original Song
Just days after receiving three Grammy nominations for “See You Again,” Wiz Khalifa garnered a nod today (Dec. 10) for Best Original Song for the 2016 Golden Globe Awards.
Kanye West and Kim Kardashian Name Their Baby Boy Saint West
Two days after his glorious birth, Kanye West and Kim Kardashian have revealed the name of their newborn son.
R. Kelly Invites You to His ‘Christmas Party’
R. Kelly’s “Backyard Party” is the ultimate summertime jam and now the crooner has delivered his holiday ditty, “Christmas Party.”
Nicki Minaj Posts $100,000 Bail for Brother Accused of Raping Teen
Nicki Minaj bailed out her brother, Jelani Maraj, who has been charged with allegedly raping a 12-year-old girl.
Big Sean’s House Burglarized, Jewelry and Music Stolen
Big Sean had a phenomenal year in music, but it looks like his year is going to end on a sour note. The Detroit rhymer’s home was burglarized while he was out of town.
Adele Sells 3.3 Million Copies of ’25,’ Breaks First-Week Sales Record
The power of Adele is in full effect. The British songbird’s comeback effort, '25,' sold an impressive 3.3 million copies in its first week of release to become the first album in Nielsen history to sell more than 3 million copies in a week.
Ice-T and Coco Welcome Daughter Chanel Nicole [PHOTO]
Congratulations are in order for Ice-T and his wife, Coco. The couple welcomed a beautiful baby girl on Saturday morning (Nov. 28).
Adele Delivers Brilliant Renditions of ‘Hello’ & ‘When We Were Young’ on ‘SNL’
As Adele’s new album, '25,' is set to break a first-week sales record, the British songbird appeared on 'Saturday Night Live' as the musical guest over the weekend. During her visit, she delivered heart-warming renditions of “Hello” and “When We Were Y…
Are Jason Derulo and 50 Cent’s Ex-Girlfriend Daphne Joy a Couple?
The internet is abuzz with stories that Jason Derulo is reportedly dating 50 Cent’s ex-girlfriend Daphne Joy.