1. Macklemore & G-Eazy Join YG's 'F--- Donald Trump' Remix: Listen

    July 21, 2016 12:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 Rapper YG has shared a remix of his anti-Donald Trump song “FDT” (short for F--- Donald Trump), featuring Macklemore and G-Eazy . On part two of “FDT,” Macklemore uses his new verse to aggressively attack the Republican presidential nominee for his ...

  2. Macklemore Regrets Not Warning Iggy Azalea He Was Name-Checking Her in 'White Privilege II'

    March 03, 2016 9:01 AM EST 0 0 0 Macklemore & Ryan Lewis  caused a commotion on timelines when they delivered "White Privilege II," the nine-minute, politically charged follow-up to the 2005 track of the same name.  The Seattle rapper dished out bars about the percept ...

  3. Macklemore Reveals Adele Turned Down Collaborating on 'Growing Up'

    February 28, 2016 9:17 PM EST 0 0 0 Adele could have had a place on The Unruly Mess I've Made , Macklemore & Ryan Lewis ' sophomore album – but she kindly declined, according to Macklemore. The rapper had requested that she contribute to the track “Growing Up.” Macklemor ...

  4. Macklemore & Ryan Deliver 'Kevin' Video Feat. Leon Bridges

    February 25, 2016 3:56 PM EST 0 0 0 With less than 24 hours until the release of  Macklemore & Ryan Lewis ' sophomore effort  The Unruly Mess I've Made , the Seattle-bred duo roll out the video for "Kevin,"  featuring soul singer Leon Bridges . The black-and-wh ...

  5. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Recruit DJ Premier & KRS-One for 'Buckshot': Listen

    February 18, 2016 3:37 PM EST 0 0 0 “I’m gonna paint a better world until the cans are empty,” spits Macklemore  on “Buckshot,” the latest release from his forthcoming album with Ryan Lewis, This Unruly Mess I ’ve Made. Premiering on Hot 97, the Seattle rapper's new cut joins the ...

  6. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Reveal Guest-Filled Album Tracklist, Share New Song 'Spoons'

    February 15, 2016 3:18 PM EST 0 0 0 Macklemore & Ryan Lewis gifted fans with a new song about love and spooning on Valentine’s Day, and have shared the guest-filled tracklist of their new album, This Unruly Mess I've Made . Macklemore Explains Iggy Azalea & Miley Cyrus Re ...

  7. 5 Celebrity Reactions to Macklemore's 'White Privilege II'

    February 04, 2016 5:54 PM EST 0 0 0 Macklemore & Ryan Lewis ' latest offering "White Privilege II" left timelines in a scramble upon its release last month. The Seattle MC dedicated nine minutes to his POV on the Black Lives Matter movement as well as his place in h ...

  8. Macklemore Explains Iggy Azalea & Miley Cyrus References on 'White Privilege II'

    January 25, 2016 6:21 PM EST 0 0 0 Macklemore 's latest record "White Privilege II" immediately sent tweets flying, especially after he name-checked Iggy Azalea and Miley Cyrus . While the Australian rapper issued a response via her own Twitter timeline (among others, ...

  9. Talib Kweli Calls Out Iggy Azalea for Response to Macklemore's 'White Privilege II'

    January 22, 2016 3:37 PM EST 0 0 0 Talib Kweli  was charged up on his timeline Friday (Jan. 22) following the release of  Macklemore 's new single "White Privilege II" -- especially after Iggy Azalea 's response to the perceived diss track.  "You've expl ...

  10. Macklemore Name-Checks Iggy Azalea, Elvis & Miley Cyrus on 'White Privilege II': Listen

    January 22, 2016 10:35 AM EST 0 0 0 Macklemore & Ryan Lewis  return with the follow-up to the rapper's 2005 track "White Privilege" with "White Privilege II" featuring Chicago singer Jamila Woods. For nine minutes, the Seattle-bred MC lets his pen run on w ...

  11. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Kick Off Intimate Tour in Phoenix: Live Review

    January 10, 2016 3:14 PM EST It’s been three long years since Macklemore & Ryan Lewis  released their Grammy-winning debut album The Heist , and another two since they've toured. But the day finally came when the duo announced an intimate U.S. tour for early 2016 af ...

  12. Macklemore Shares Cute Photo of Himself Napping With Baby Daughter

    October 03, 2015 3:23 PM EDT 0 0 0 Macklemore has shared an adorable photo of himself enjoying some downtime with his new baby daughter. Watch Macklemore Announce First Child in Emotional Video The 32-year-old “Downtown” singer and his baby girl, Sloane Ava Simone Haggerty, are seen ...

  13. Macklemore's 'Complex' Cover Story: 5 Things We Learned

    July 28, 2015 3:13 PM EDT 0 0 0 Courtesy Photo Macklemore , who's been fairly quiet since finishing promotion and tours for his 2012 smash album The Heist , broke his silence in a new cover story for the August/September 2015 issue of  Complex . In the story, he discusses his ...

  14. Watch Macklemore Announce First Child in Emotional Video

    January 03, 2015 3:37 PM EST Macklemore and his fiancee Tricia Davis are going to be parents! Macklemore Promises New Album Coming in 2015 The 31-year-old rapper, whose real name is Ben Haggerty, confirmed the pregnancy through Twitter on Saturday (Jan. 3) by tweeting a link ...

  15. J. Cole Says 'White People Have Snatched the Sound' On 'Fire Squad'

    December 03, 2014 4:40 PM EST Rapper calls out Iggy Azalea, Eminem, Justin Timberlake & Macklemore on the '2014 Forest Hills Drive' track. A week before its official release, J. Cole 's album 2014 Forest Hills Drive has sprung a leak. One album cut in partic ...

  16. Exclusive: The Flavr Blue Premiere 'Hearts Racing' Video

    November 13, 2014 1:57 PM EST The Flavr Blue -- a Seattle-based electronic trio composed of members Hollis Wong-Wear, Lace Cadence, and Parker Joe -- have raised their profile immensely since their debut album Pisces , self-released in 2012, thanks in part to front woman Holli ...

  17. Watch Macklemore & Fences' Chris Mansfield Discuss Collabs, 'Organic' Process Behind 'Arrows'

    September 22, 2014 2:00 AM EDT For Macklemore , a solid collab is greater than the sum of its parts.  The rapper (otherwise known as Ben Haggerty) scored the biggest-selling download of 2013 with the unstoppable hit “Thrift Shop," thanks to a team-up with his regular music ...

  18. Exclusive: Fences Teams Up with Macklemore and Ryan Lewis on New Single 'Arrows'

    July 28, 2014 12:18 PM EDT 9.709 k 239 1 The song premieres Tuesday, July 29, and could catapult Fences into Hot 100 territory. Fences, a Seattle alt-pop band helmed by Christopher Mansfield , is gearing up to release a new album in October, and Tuesday, July 29, they'll premi ...

  19. ESPYs Host Drake Lights Up Global Twitter Streams Causing More Than 1.1 Million Tweets

    July 18, 2014 1:50 PM EDT 6 1 0 On Wednesday (July 16), the Excellence in Sports Performance Yearly Awards (or ESPYs) on ESPN lit up Twitter feeds around the globe, with more than 1.1 million tweets sent during the show. The show was hosted by Drake – Toronto Raptors global ambass ...

  20. Macklemore & Who? Fans Can't Recognize Ryan Lewis on 'Fallon'

    June 03, 2014 9:54 AM EDT 0 0 0 John Oates, Art Garfunkel and Chad Hugo would understand Pop quiz: What exactly does Ryan Lewis do ? Those who have been paying attention to popular music over the past year and a half should at least have some idea that he's a producer associa ...

  21. Macklemore Issues Lengthy Apology for Offensive Costume

    May 20, 2014 4:52 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rapper Macklemore (real name: Ben Haggerty) has apologized for wearing a costume onstage that many in the Jewish community felt was offensive and borderline anti-Semitic. Criticism over a video showing Macklemore wearing a prosthetic nose and fake h ...

  22. German Echo Music Awards: Avicii, Eminem, Depeche Mode Win Big

    March 27, 2014 9:14 PM EDT Experience trumped novelty at the 2014 Echo Music Awards, Germany's equivalent of the Grammys, with veteran rockers, some of which had their hey-day 30 years ago, beating up more up-and-coming artists. 80s synth-rockers Depeche Mode, 13-time ...

  23. Suzanne Vega Talks New Album, Performs Live In Chart Beat Meet & Greet

    March 18, 2014 11:05 AM EDT 1.274 k 64 0 The folk singer/songwriter discusses her new album, 'Tales From the Realm of the Queen of Pentacles,' which includes a 50 Cent sample and a Macklemore shout-out "Every time I make an album, the idea is to mix the acoustic guita ...

  24. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Drake Lead Hot Rap Songs' 25th Anniversary Rankings

    March 06, 2014 2:08 PM EST Macklemore & Ryan Lewis have had a monumental run since the 2012 release of their debut album, "The Heist." The duo has performed numerous sold out-shows and recently garnered four Grammy Awards. Now, there's another achievem ...

  25. Ty Dolla $ign & DJ Mustard Hit Top 10 on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

    February 20, 2014 4:44 PM EST 5 2 0 In its 13th week on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs, Ty Dolla $ign's "Paranoid," featuring B.o.B, steps 11-10 to mark the former's first top 10 on the list. The track gains in all three of the chart's metrics with a 13% lift to 33 ...

  26. Power of Music and Branding at Grammys vs. Super Bowl: Guest Post by Eric Sheinkop

    January 31, 2014 12:50 PM EST Eric Sheinkop is the CEO of Music Dealers & co-author of 'Hit Brands: How Music Builds Value for the World’s Smartest Brands'. Follow him on Twitter at @Esheinkop . With over 111 million viewers expected to watch the Super Bowl t ...

  27. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis to Perform During NFC Championship Game

    January 17, 2014 8:36 PM EST 0 0 0 The Seattle Seahawks will vie for a chance at the Super Bowl at this weekend's NFC Championship game, and aside from playing in front of its home crowd, the team will possibly get a boost from one of its hometown favorites: Macklemore & Rya ...

  28. Pepsi Premieres Best New Artist Video Series Starring 2014 Nominees (Exclusive)

    January 14, 2014 9:00 AM EST An artist’s first Grammy nomination can be a life-changing event – particularly when that nod is for Best New Artist. Pepsi is amplifying its support of the 56th Grammy Best New Artist program with a series of video interviews with all five nomine ...

  29. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Lorde Highlight Grammy Nominations Concert

    December 06, 2013 11:03 PM EST The Grammy Nominations Concert had its share of surprises in the shortlists for many of its big awards Friday night, but the performance aspect of the show also included a few fairly interesting collaborations and renditions of some of the year ...

  30. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Taylor Swift and Justin Timberlake Lead American Music Awards Nominations

    October 10, 2013 10:28 AM EDT Rihanna, Florida Georgia Line, Robin Thicke and Bruno Mars also score multiple nods; Miley Cyrus and Imagine Dragons to perform on Nov. 24 show The nominations are in for the American Music Awards , and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis could be amon ...

  31. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' 'Same Love' & Other No. 11 Hits

    September 17, 2013 1:35 PM EDT Despite stopping at No. 11, the song has become a powerful pop culture anthem For chart fans, the most frustrating positions on a tally can be Nos. 2, 11 and 41. Those are the ranks that fall just outside the more desirable Nos. 1, 10 and 40. S ...

  32. TGT's 'Three Kings' Debuts at No. 1 on Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums Chart

    August 29, 2013 4:47 PM EDT Robin Thicke sets a new personal longest run atop the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart with "Blurred Lines" ruling for 12 consecutive weeks. TGT – the R&B supergroup composed of Tyrese, Ginuwine and Tank – debuts at the summit of Top ...

  33. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis’ ‘The Heist’ Passes 1 Million Sold

    August 28, 2013 4:42 PM EDT Mere days after their videos took home three Moonmen from the MTV Video Music Awards – including Best Hip-Hop Video for “Can’t Hold Us” – Macklemore & Ryan Lewis’ debut opus “The Heist” crosses the million copies sold mark. The set sold 19,0 ...

  34. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Bringing 'Same Love' to MTV Video Music Awards

    August 16, 2013 2:40 PM EDT Continuing its rapid-fire pace of announcing performers, MTV announced Friday that Macklemore & Ryan Lewis and Bruno Mars have joined an already star-studded lineup that includes Justin Timberlake, Lady Gaga, Kanye West, Katy Perry, Miley Cyru ...

  35. Justin Timberlake's 'Take Back the Night' Hits Top 10 on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

    August 12, 2013 10:48 AM EDT On Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs this week, Robin Thicke continues his reign with “Blurred Lines” picking up a ninth week at the top. Partly owed to buzz generated by last week's release of his "Blurred Lines" album, its title track win ...

  36. Robin Thicke Tops Hot 100 For Sixth Week; Jay Z, Justin Timberlake Debut In Top 10

    July 17, 2013 1:08 PM EDT Robin Thicke racks a sixth week at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with "Blurred Lines," featuring T.I. and Pharrell, equaling the longest command for a leader this year. Plus, as Jay Z's album Magna Carta... Holy Grail rockets on ...

  37. Chart Juice: J. Cole Overthrows Wale and Outsells Kanye West

    July 11, 2013 11:31 AM EDT In its third week on Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums, J. Cole's "Born Sinner" claims the No. 1 spot to mark his second chart-topper after his 2011 debut "Cole World: The Sideline Story." With 58,000 copies sold, according to ...

  38. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' Gay Equality Anthem 'Same Love' Hits Top 20 on Billboard Hot 100

    July 08, 2013 3:24 PM EDT Following the United States Supreme Court rulings on two separate gay marriage issues (June 26), Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' gay equality anthem "Same Love" jumps into the top 20 on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart this week. ...

  39. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' Gay Equality Anthem 'Same Love' Hits Top 20 on Billboard Hot 100

    July 03, 2013 6:04 PM EDT Song gains in sales, airplay and streams following U.S. Supreme Court rulings on gay marriage issues Following the United States Supreme Court rulings on two separate gay marriage issues (June 26), Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' gay equality ...

  40. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' Gay Equality Anthem Hits Top 20 on Hot 100

    July 03, 2013 6:00 PM EDT Following the United States Supreme Court rulings on two separate gay marriage issues, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' gay equality anthem "Same Love" jumps into the top 20 on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart this week. The late ...

  41. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Juggernaut Rolls On: No. 1 on Hot 100 For Fifth Week, 24th Week In Top 10

    June 05, 2013 3:11 PM EDT Macklemore & Ryan Lewis notch a fifth week at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with "Can't Hold Us," featuring Ray Dalton. Robin Thicke, meanwhile, lands his first Hot 100 top 10, as "Blurred Lines," featuring T.I. and ...

  42. Naughty By Nature, Macklemore & More Perform at 6th Annual Roots Picnic: Live Review

    June 02, 2013 11:49 AM EDT The Roots close the one-day festival with surprise guest, Meek Mill. The Roots Picnic took over the Festival Pier at Penn’s Landing yesterday (June 1) with its annual celebration of music. Last year’s festival was an experiment, as the event was s ...

  43. French Montana Debuts at No. 1 on Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums

    May 30, 2013 2:50 PM EDT French Montana makes his Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums debut with "Excuse My French" opening at No. 1 with 56,000 copies, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The solid first-week sales figure is the second-highest by a new rapper in 2013, behin ...

  44. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Still Atop Hot 100, Zach Sobiech Debuts

    May 29, 2013 3:26 PM EDT Macklemore & Ryan Lewis spend a fourth week at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with "Can't Hold Us," featuring Ray Dalton. Justin Timberlake and Florida Georgia Line set notable milestones and, outside the top 10, "Clouds& ...

  45. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Still Atop Hot 100, Zach Sobiech Debuts

    May 29, 2013 3:00 PM EDT The duo reigns for a fourth frame with 'Can't Hold Us'; Justin Timberlake and Florida Georgia Line set milestones; and the touching story of the late Sobiech makes its way to the chart Macklemore & Ryan Lewis spend a fourth week ...

  46. 'Can't' Stop Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Atop Hot 100

    May 22, 2013 2:16 PM EDT After performing their breakthrough Billboard Hot 100 No. 1 "Thrift Shop" on the Billboard Music Awards Sunday night (May 19), Macklemore & Ryan Lewis spend a third week atop the survey with "Can't Hold Us," featuri ...

  47. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis 'Hold' Atop Hot 100

    May 15, 2013 1:45 PM EDT The duo spends a second week at No. 1 with 'Can't Hold Us,'; Selena Gomez 'Get's her first top 10, and Mariah Carey debuts Macklemore & Ryan Lewis'  "Can't Hold Us," featuring Ray Dalton, logs a ...

  48. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' 'Can't Hold Us' Tops Hot 100, Sets Chart Record

    May 08, 2013 1:15 PM EDT The act becomes the first duo in the chart's five-decade history to send its first two singles to No. 1. Plus, Florida Georgia Line's 'Cruise' sails back into the top 10 Macklemore & Ryan Lewis'  "Can't Hol ...

  49. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' 'Can't Hold Us' Makes Hot 100 History

    May 08, 2013 12:42 PM EDT 1.155 k 1.264 k 16 0 The act becomes the first duo in the chart's five-decade history to send its first two singles to No. 1. Plus, Florida Georgia Line's 'Cruise' sails back into the top 10 Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' "Can& ...

  50. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Replace Themselves at No. 1 on R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

    April 25, 2013 5:03 PM EDT Macklemore & Ryan Lewis prevent themselves from tying a Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs record as "Can't Hold Us," featuring Ray Dalton, replaces "Thrift Shop," featuring Wanz, at No. 1.

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