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Macklemore On ‘Wings’ NBA Ad: “If That’s Selling Out To You, Word.”

Enjoying a recent four week run atop Billboard’s Hot 100 with his smash hit “Thrift Shop,” Macklemore is fighting off accusations of selling out to corporate America. “Over the past couple days, I’ve read numerous […]

02/25/2013

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Macklemore’s “Thrift Shop” Goes To Pot In Marijuana Legalization Parody

Seattle rapper turned chart phenomenon Macklemore has watched his slow-burning single “Thrift Shop” explode to the top of the Billboard charts, where it stayed for an impressive four weeks in a row, especially for an […]

02/22/2013

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“Thrift Shop” Pioneers Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Declined To Sign

Creators behind the chart topping tune “Thrift Shop,” rapper Macklemore and producer Ryan Lewis say their interests in music mixed with social media have led them to where they are now. In an interview with 92.3 […]

02/21/2013

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Bonnaroo 2013 Lineup: Mumford & Sons, Paul McCartney, Macklemore, Tom Petty, Passion Pit & More

Making the announcement via an online live “megathon,” Weird Al Yankovic revealed the line-up for this year’s Bonnaroo music festival, featuring such acts as Mumford & Sons, Paul McCartney, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, the […]

02/19/2013

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Sasquatch! 2013 Festival Lineup Announced: Mumford And Sons, Macklemore, Vampire Weekend & More

The 2013 festival season continues to heat up with the line-up announcement for this year’s Sasquatch! Festival (yes, the exclamation point is part of the name), with Mumford and Sons, the Postal Service, Macklemore & […]

02/05/2013

Ryan Lewis and Macklemore (Courtesy Ryan Lewis)

Macklemore’s “Thrift Shop” Goes Double Platinum With Help From 51 Year Old Software Engineer

Macklemore’s breakout success continues to grow, with the Seattle rapper’s hit single, “Thrift Shop,” topping the Billboard Hot 100 for two weeks in a row. The song was also recently certified double platinum status, with […]

02/04/2013

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