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.
Ginuwine Signs Talent Deal With Buckwald: ‘I Am Entertainment!’
The R&B singer is ready to take on Hollywood.
Jermaine Dupri Celebrates So So Def’s 25th Anniversary with New Playlist [AUDIO]
In celebration of So So Def's 25th anniversary, the producer and founder of the label curated a playlist of their classic hits.
Minneapolis Middle School Names Music Room After Prince [VIDEO]
The Perfect World Foundation, a charity founded by the late singer's wife, has made a charitable donation to a Minnesota middle school.
Hot 97 Apologizes for Confusing Bun B for Pimp C During Summer Jam Live Tweet [PHOTO]
The radio station has issued an apology for confusing the late rapper with his groupmate Bun B.
15 Classic Rap Videos That Sparked Dance Crazes
From MC Hammer to Will Smith and Chingy, rappers not only rocked the mic, but they owned the dance floor too. Here are 15 classic rap videos that started dance crazes nationwide.
Kanye West Scores Eighth No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 Chart with ‘Ye’
Yeezy nabs his eighth No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 album chart with 'Ye.'
Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine Slapped with $100 Million Lawsuit Over Beats Royalties
Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine are being sued over royalties owed by a former partner.
Kanye West Celebrates 41st Birthday with Pusha T and Kid Cudi [PHOTO]
Yeezy was presented with a birthday cake resembling his 'Ye' album.
Eminem Under Fire Over Gunshot Sounds During His Bonnaroo Festival Set [VIDEO]
Eminem is drawing criticism over a gunshot sound that was played during his Bonnaroo set.
T-Pain, Wiz Khalifa, Tyga and More Salute Lil Wayne’s ‘Tha Carter III’ Album
Several rappers honored Weezy on the 10th Anniversary of 'Tha Carter III' album.