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.
Lil’ Kim Files for Bankruptcy, Drops Teaser Video for ‘Spicy’
Lil' Kim reportedly filed for bankruptcy, but she's planning to drop a new video real soon.
Pusha T Ends His Rap Feud With Drake: ‘It’s All Over With’
King Push doesn't know how to gauge his rap feud with Drizzy but for him, it's over.
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Lil Wayne Reportedly Reaches Settlement in Longtime Legal Battle with Birdman
"Tha Carter V" might finally see the light of day following this major win.
Every Song on EPMD’s ‘Strictly Business,’ Ranked
The Boombox ranks every song from EMPD's classic 1988 album, arguably one of the funkiest rap albums of the "Golden Era" of hip-hop.
Wyclef Jean Announces ‘The Carnival’ Anniversary Show in New York City
The legendary rapper will perform 'The Carnival' with Fa special guest on the turntables.
Petition Wants UGK’s ‘Int’l Players Anthem (I Choose You)’ As the New National Anthem
A fan has launched a petition to have the national anthem be replaced with UGK/OutKast's song "Int'l Players Anthem (I Choose You)."
Lil Scrappy Will Not Face Charges Following Severe Car Accident
The Atlanta rapper is not facing any charges following his severe car accident.
Rappers Banned from Wyoming Ranch Following Kanye West’s Listening Party
The listening party last week was too much for Wyoming residents so a "no rappers" policy is in place at the ranch.