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.
Solange Earns Her First No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 Chart With ‘A Seat at the Table’
Solange nabs her first No. 1 album with 'A Seat at the Table.'
The Weeknd Donates $250,000 to Black Lives Matter Network
The Weeknd reportedly donated $250,000 to the Black Lives Matter Network.
President Obama Gets Hyped for His DNC Speech With Eminem’s ‘Lose Yourself’ [VIDEO]
Watch President Obama get charged up for his DNC speech with an Eminem song.
Lin-Manuel Miranda Says Goodbye to ‘Hamilton’ and Cuts His Hair [VIDEO]
Lin-Manuel Miranda bids farewell to 'Hamilton.'
Marvel’s New Iron Man Is a Black Girl, and We Think It’s Fantastic
Marvel's new Iron Man is a teenage black girl with plenty of smarts and power.
Beyonce Notches Sixth No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 Chart With ‘Lemonade’
Beyonce had a busy week and it looks like it paid off for her. The R&B superstar notched her sixth No. 1 album with her latest effort, 'Lemonade.'
Beyonce Releases ‘Lemonade’ on iTunes and Amazon, Still Streaming on Tidal
Beyonce is now serving her 'Lemonade' on both iTunes and Amazon. However, the project streams exclusively on Tidal.
Prince’s Final Concert in Atlanta Surfaces Online
Audio from what could be Prince’s final concert performance appeared online today (April 21).
Rihanna to be Honored at Black Girls Rock! 2016
Rihanna will be saluted for her entrepreneurial spirit at BET’s Black Girls Rock! 2016.
Future Performs ‘Low Life’ With The Weeknd & ‘March Madness’ On ‘SNL’
Future performed two of his anthemic songs on 'Saturday Night Live,' beginning with the 'EVOL' track, “Low Life.”