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.
Michael Jackson Estate Slaps Disney with Copyright Infringement Lawsuit
The late pop singer's estate is suing Disney for copyright infringement over unauthorized use of the pop icon's music in a TV special.
Wynton Marsalis Slams Rap, Says It’s ‘More Damaging Than a Statue of Robert E. Lee’
The Grammy Award-winning jazz man feels that rap music is not good for black America.
Michael Jackson to Be Honor With Detroit Street Named After Him
The music icon will have a Detroit city street named after him during this year's Detroit Music Festival.
‘Whitney’ Documentary Reveals Dark Family Secret: Singer Was Abused As a Child
Houston's brother and former assistant dropped a major bombshell in the 'Whitney' documentary.
Will Smith Details How He Became the ‘Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’ [VIDEO]
Will Smith was the 'Broke' Prince when he secured his first television role.
Judge Upset After JAY-Z is A No-Show in Federal Court
JAY-Z has refused for the third time to testify in the case.
Oprah Winfrey and Other Celebs Once Gave Jamie Foxx an Intervention [VIDEO]
Jamie Foxx's 'embarrassment' during award season led to an intervention by Oprah and other celebs.
Roberta Flack Recovering After Being Rushed to Hospital from Apollo Theater
Roberta Flack was hospitalized in New York.
JAY-Z Debuts ‘The Trayvon Martin Story’ Docuseries Trailer [WATCH]
The six-part non-scripted documentary series will detail the circumstances surrounding Martin’s death.
Best Buy Will No Longer Sell CDs, Target May Follow Suit
Is this the official end of CDs?