Macklemore Brief Biography

Ben Haggerty, known by his stage name Macklemore ( ) and formerly Professor Macklemore, is an American rapper. Since 2000, he has independently released one mixtape, three EPs and two albums and significantly collaborated with producer Ryan Lewis.

Macklemore's and Lewis' single "Thrift Shop" reached number 1 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart in 2013, selling more than 2.2 million copies. It was the first time since 1994 that a song reached number 1 on the Hot 100 chart without the support of a major record label. Their second single, "Can't Hold Us" also peaked at #1 of the Hot 100 Chart, making Macklemore and Lewis the first duo in the chart's history to have their first two singles both reach number 1. Macklemore and Lewis released their debut studio album The Heist on October 9, 2012, which charted at number 2 on the US Billboard 200 chart.

Macklemore News

• Christina Aguilera, Dan + Shay and New Kids on the Block brave rain for New Year's broadcast
• Jennifer Lopez and Paris Hilton support Demi Lovato after her drug overdose update
• The Almanac for June 19, the 170th day of 2018
• Kesha postpones spring tour dates due to knee injury

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