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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.
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Bobby Shmurda & Migos Release New Songs From ‘Shmigo Gang’ Mixtape

Although Bobby Shmurda is still in prison, it looks like his collaborative mixtape with Migos, titled ‘Shmigo Gang,’ will actually see a release. The first two singles from the project were made available: a freestyle from the Atlanta trio and a new track from ATL rap newbie Rich the Kid.

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Eve & Jill Scott Offer Their Thoughts on Iggy Azalea’s ‘Blaccent’ [VIDEO]

For the past year, Iggy Azalea has been the most polarizing figure in hip-hop. Everyone has chimed in -- good and bad -- about the Aussie rapper’s cultural appropriation when it comes to the genre. Philadelphia superstars Eve and Jill Scott recently appeared on the 'Sway in the Morning' radio program and offered their thoughts on Azalea's success and how it impacts black artists.

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Sam Smith to Pay Tom Petty Royalties for ‘Stay With Me’

Sam Smith’s heartbreaking ballad ‘Stay With Me’ was, undoubtedly, one of the biggest songs of 2014. However, there was speculation that the piano melody sounds similar to Tom Petty’s 1989 tune ‘I Won’t Back Down.’ Well, it turns out Petty is now a co-writer of the Grammy-nominated single.

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