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.
Meek Mill Signs Up for College: ‘Being Educated Makes You Money’ [VIDEO]
Meek Mill is smarting up and is heading back to school. The MMG rhymer revealed that he has enrolled in college.
Big Sean Donates $10,000 and Launches Campaign to Aid in Flint Water Crisis
Big Sean is among a list of celebrities who are donating money and other necessities to help residents who are affected by the water crisis in Flint, Mich.
Clarence Reid, Funk Legend Known As Blowfly, Dies at 76, Hip-Hop Community Reacts
Legendary funkateer and R&B singer Clarence Reid, better known as rapper Blowfly, passed away on Sunday (Jan. 17) after battling terminal liver cancer. He was 76.
50 Cent Is Obliterating Meek Mill on Instagram [PHOTOS]
50 Cent is on the warpath and he is straight gunning for Meek Mill. After the Philadelphia rapper threw shots at the G-Unit leader on “Give ‘Em Hope” from his just-released mixtape, '4/4,' Fiddy is obliterating Meek on his Instagram page.
Lil Wayne Storms Off Stage During Milan Performance [VIDEO]
Lil Wayne is known for delivering great a stage show whenever he performs. But at a recent concert in Milan, the “How to Love” rapper was so frustrated with the crowd that he stormed off the stage. And it was all caught on video.
Rick Ross Signs Solo Deal With Epic Records [PHOTO]
Rick Ross is no longer a free agent. The Miami boss has found a new recording home at Epic Records.
Kanye West Reveals His ‘Idol,’ Blasts Collaborators on Twitter
On Saturday (Jan.9), Kanye West tweeted out two significant messages to his fans and, presumedly, his collaborators on the 'Swish' album.
Kanye West Announces Release Date for ‘Swish’
It’s looks like Yeezy season has officially arrive. On Friday (Jan. 8), Kanye West possibly announced the release date of his highly anticipated album, 'Swish.'
Janet Jackson Undergoing Tests for Possible Throat Cancer
According to reports, the reason why Janet Jackson canceled her Unbreakable tour is because doctors found a tumor on her vocal cords and it has to be taken care of immediately.
Are Drake and Amber Rose Dating? [VIDEO]
It’s 2016 and Drake is still winning. According to reports, Drizzy and Amber Rose spent the weekend ringing in the New Year together. Apparently, the pair had a “private dinner” in Miami on Friday (Jan. 1).