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.
Tyler, the Creator, Frank Ocean and Rita Ora Added to T In The Park Bill
Odd Future cronies Tyler the Creator, Frank Ocean and Earl Sweatshirt have been added to the all-star bill of the T in the Park in Scotland. Also appearing at the festival is U.K. pop star Rita Ora.
Soulja Boy Fans React to Codeine and Weed Pictures Posted on His Instagram
Proving that stupidity doesn't take a day off, Soulja Boy caught the ire from fans last week after posting pictures of codeine and bags of weed on his Instagram page.
Beyonce Enlists Houston Rappers for ‘Bow Down’ Remix
Beyonce has created plenty of chatter behind her in-your-face anthem 'Bow Down.' Now Queen Bey is upping the ante by adding Houston rap legends to the remix of the polarizing track.
Justin Timberlake Reveals the Cast of Characters Behind ‘The 20/20 Experience’
Justin Timberlake's new album 'The 20/20 Experience' is an aural experience to say the least. In a behind-the-scenes video for the album, the 'Suit & Tie' crooner introduces us to his "Cast of Characters" who assisted him in creating his third albu…
JoJo Pays Tribute to the Men Who Have Inspired Her in ‘Andre’ Video
JoJo just released her new video for 'Andre,' a track that was inspired by OutKast member Andre 3000. The song appears on the pop songbird's latest mixtape, 'Agápē.'
Rihanna Enlists Young Jeezy, Rick Ross, Juicy J + T.I. for ‘Pour It Up’ Remix
Rihanna grabs four of the top rappers in the game -- Young Jeezy, Rick Ross, Juicy J and T.I. -- for the RIHmix of her sure-fire club banger 'Pour It Up.'
Rihanna’s Fleet of Tour Buses Stopped at Canadian Border, Drugs Found
Rihanna's Diamonds World Tour has endured a few hiccups since it began two weeks ago in Buffalo, N.Y. Along with a few show cancellations, RiRi has suffered yet another roadblock, this time at the Canadian border.
Top 10 Weeknd Songs
The Weeknd (real name Abel Tesfaye) is no longer an enigma in music. The Canadian singer has embraced his newfound fame after inking a major label deal last year with Universal Republic. His latest album, 'Trilogy,' contains remastered tracks from his trio of popular online mixtapes, …
Kendrick Lamar Joins T.I. Onstage at the BET Music Matters Showcase at SXSW
There were plenty of surprises at the BET Music Matters Showcase at SXSW in Austin, TX on Thursday (March 14). During T.I.'s headlining set, Kendrick Lamar jumped onstage for a memorable performance of their collaborative tune, 'Memories Back Then,' from Tip's 'Trouble Man: …
Pitbull Thanks Fans in ‘Feel This Moment’ Video Feat. Christina Aguilera
Pitbull celebrates being an International superstar in his latest video for 'Feel This Moment.' The black-and-white clip also features Christina Aguilera singing the chorus on the song.