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.
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Beanie Sigel told his fans that he's falling back from music so he can focus on his family's well-being.
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According to documents, Ja Rule hasn't paid taxes in 11 years.
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JAY-Z Files Trademark Application for Paper Planes Brand
Hov has filed documents to trademark the popular paper planes logo.
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A Fresh Prince of Bel-Air cartoon and toys are in the planning stages.
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Drake earned his 21st and 22nd single this week on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.
Cardi B and 21 Savage Top Forbes’ 2018 Hip-Hop Future Moguls List
Cardi and Savage are making money moves.