Name: Macklemore
Birth Name: 
Ben Haggerty
Birth Date: 
June 19, 1983
Birth Place: 
Seattle, Washington
Relationship Status: 
Engaged to Tricia Davis
Celebrity Ranking # 1521

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Front Status May 2014

Posted Wednesday April 9, 2014 6:18 PM GMT

Taking time away from the recording studio, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis cover the May 2014 issue of Status magazine.

During his interview with the publication, the Seattle native chatted about everything from creating his stage name to his friendship with Ryan.


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Justin Timberlake, Lorde & Katy Perry Score Big As 2014 Billboard Music Awards Announces Nominees

Posted Wednesday April 9, 2014 9:50 AM GMT

With a little over a month until the big night, the 2014 Billboard Music Awards just unveiled the illustrious list of hopefuls.


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Kanye West and More to Headline Outside Lands This Summer

Posted Tuesday April 8, 2014 5:17 PM GMT

Preparing for a big summer concert season, Outside Lands announced their 2014 lineup on Tuesday (April 8).

Gracing the stage in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park will be headliner Kanye West along with Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, The Killers, and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis.



Justin Timberlake and Rihanna at the Top of iHeart Radio Nominees

Posted Wednesday March 26, 2014 9:21 PM GMT

The nominees are in, and the final showdown for the iHeart Radio awards will be between the suave Justin Timberlake, and the sassy Rihanna!


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Drake Calls Out Macklemore for Post-Grammy Text to Kendrick Lamar: "That S--t was Wack!"

Posted Wednesday February 12, 2014 10:18 PM GMT

Last month's Grammy Awards had everybody talking, but in a new interview with Rolling Stone, Drake is opening up about the controversial Best Rap Album winner.

After Macklemore was announced the winner, the "Thrift Shop" singer posted a text exchange between himself and fellow nominee Kendrick Lamar, telling the rapper he was "robbed."


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Stars Step Out in Style for the GQ Super Bowl Party

Posted Saturday February 1, 2014 11:13 AM GMT

Making the most of the weekend of the big game, plenty of celebs headed to GQ's Super Bowl Party in New York City on Friday (January 31).

Joining in on the fun, Shay Mitchell scoffed at chilly temps in the littlest of little black dresses with matching heels.


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Macklemore Joins the Seahawks on the Road to the Super Bowl

Posted Friday January 31, 2014 2:13 AM GMT

Enjoying some of the perks of being a Grammy-winning superstar, Macklemore hitched a ride with the Seattle Seahawks to the Super Bowl on Thursday (January 30).

Posting the photo evidence to Instagram, the "Same Love" singer wrote, "Seahawks plane headed to NYC.....TURN UP!!!!!!! #superbowl #seahawks."


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Macklemore Opens Up About Drug & Alcohol Problems From his Past

Posted Thursday January 30, 2014 5:58 PM GMT

He's known for his award-winning singles and awesome performances, but before making it big in the music world Macklemore struggled with some inner demons.

During a new special for mtvU's "Half of Us" campaign, the "Thrift Shop" hitmaker gets candid about his drug and alcohol addiction that almost cost him his music career.


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