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.
Did Chris Brown Reveal His Album Title on Instagram?
Although Chris Brown deleted his Twitter account after his scatological feud with comedian Jenny Johnson, he's posting a bevy of photos on his Instagram page. In one post, he might have revealed the title of his next album.
Nick Minaj to Steven Tyler: ‘Go F— Yourself’
Nicki Minaj is mad as hell and she's not gonna take it anymore! The Queen Barbz fired some verbal shots at former 'American Idol' judge Steven Tyler over comments he made about the new 'Idol' judges.
Game + Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Celebrate Life and Death in ‘Celebration (Remix)’ Video
While families were giving thanks on Thanksgiving Day, Game came through with the 'Celebration (Remix)' video featuring Bone Thugs-N-Harmony. The clips features the Compton MC and the Cleveland rap group celebrating life and those who have untimely passed away.
Nicki Minaj Says Big-Box Stores Are Refusing to Stock ‘The Re-Up’ Album
The holiday shopping season is underway and shoppers are hitting the big-box stores to grab the best deals they can find. However, music fans looking to buy discounted albums are having a hard time finding Nicki Minaj's 'Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded -- The Re-Up' at some retailers. Wha…
Swizz Beatz, Chris Brown + Ludacris Jump Around at the 2012 American Music Awards With ‘Ev…
Swizz Beatz, Chris Brown and Ludacris had the audience jumping out of their seats at the 2012 American Music Awards with their celebratory song 'Everyday Birthday.' The trio performed the song to wish the AMAs its 40th birthday. How nice!
Nicki Minaj Gives Fans a Sneak Peek with ‘Re-Up’ Snippets
We have just several days before Nick Minaj's releases her new project 'Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded - The Re-Up,' so the Queen Barbz posted 30-second snippets of the five new tracks appearing on the collection.
Pitbull Is Muy Caliente on the Cover of Rolling Stone Magazine
Latin superstar Pitbull graces the "secondary" cover of Rolling Stone magazine's Nov. 22 issue, which features Daniel Craig (as James Bond) on its main cover. Honestly, we think Mr. 305 is way more suave than 007, but we digress.
Cee Lo Green Issues Statement Regarding Sexual Assault Case
Cee Lo Green has finally spoken out after some alarming stories that have surfaced in regards to a sexual-assault case against him. The Grammy-winning singer is accused of allegedly drugging a woman with ecstasy and then raping her while she was unconscious.
Chris Brown Talks Rihanna + Tattoos, Debuts New Song ‘Nobody’s Perfect’
Chris Brown breaks his silence and talked candidly to Los Angeles radio personality Big Boy about his relationship with Rihanna and his penchant for tattoos. The singer also debuted his new single called 'Nobody's Perfect.'
Jay-Z Performs ’99 Problems’ at Obama Rally in Columbus, Ohio
With one day before Election Day, Jay-Z hit the campaign trail in support of President Obama and performed at his rally in Columbus, Ohio on Monday (Nov. 5).