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.
Wakanda Forever! ‘Black Panther’ Passes $700 Million Mark Globally at the Box Office
'Black Panther' is still lit!
‘Black Panther’ Smashes Global Box Office Record With $361 Million
As expected, Marvel’s Black Panther is the king of the box office -- worldwide.
‘Black Panther’ Soundtrack Premieres at No. 1 on Billboard 200 Chart
'Black Panther: The Album' is the second soundtrack to reach No. 1 on the Billboard 200 in 2018.
Mom of H&M Model Wearing ‘Racist’ Monkey Hoodie Says ‘Get Over It’
The backlash over H&M's ad featuring a young black child wearing a “coolest monkey in the jungle” hoodie is still raging on— and now the boy’s mother has spoken out about the controversial ad.
Mariah Carey Makes Triumphant Return to ‘New Year’s Rockin’ Eve’ [VIDEO]
After Ryan Seacrest's heartwarming introduction, Carey delivered a soaring rendition of “Vision of Love.” Despite a few minor crackles in her voice, it was an almost flawless performance.
George Zimmerman Threatens JAY-Z Over Trayvon Martin Documentary
George Zimmerman is reportedly angry at JAY-Z over his Trayvon Martin documentary and has threatened the Roc Nation mogul with bodily harm.
2017 Soul Train Awards Winners
See who won trophies at the 2017 Soul Train Awards.
Della Reese Dies at 86; Questlove, Al Sharpton and More Salute the Legendary Star
Legendary actress-singer Della Reese, who performed on stage, screen and in the studio for more than 50 years, has passed away at age 86.
Rev. Jesse Jackson Announces He Has Parkinson’s Disease
Rev. Jesse Jackson has announced that he has Parkinson’s disease. The prominent civil rights leader posted a statement revealing his diagnosis on social media on Friday.
Colin Kaepernick Named GQ’s Citizen of the Year
The 30-year-old athlete graces the cover under the banner, “Man of the Year: The New American Heroes.” Interestingly, Kaepernick didn’t speak with the magazine for his cover story, however, he did pose for photographs and assisted in giving GQ access to close associates.