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Macklemore Lets Fans Choose the Title of First-Ever Magic Rap Album

By: Amira Lawson Chile, these artists get more and more creative. Seattle rapper, Macklemore has a trick up his sleeve after announcing to fans that he will be creating a “Magic Rap Album.” The rapper told HipHopDX, “I’ve been doing magic for about 2.5 years now. A lot of people are already calling me mid-pack […]

YG Says a ‘F*ck Donald Trump 2’ is On the Way

YG is ready for round two of lyrical warfare against the POTUS. The Compton MC announced on Twitter Tuesday that he’s currently working on a sequel to his “F**K Donald Trump” diss track from his Sophomore LP Still Krazy. FUCK DONALD TRUMP 2 BOMING SOON — STAY DANGEROUS (@YG) January 15, 2019 “F**K DONALD TRUMP […]

Scoot Over: Is the Reign of the Scooter Nearing its End or Just Beginning?

Since the beginning of time (or at least since Macklemore rode his faux fur-lined coat to the thrift shop), the scooter has been a fairly popular mode of transportation amongst urban residents. In recent months, many major cities have experienced the growth of scooters overnight (literally, scooters have littered the sidewalks more than trash this […]

Lord Jamar Launches His New Podcast ‘Yanadameen Godcast’

Over the past five years, Lord Jamar became one of the most notably outspoken rappers to brew out of hip-hop culture due to his vivid presence on the couch of DJ Vlad. His commentary on Macklemore‘s act of promoting the gay agenda and mostly recalled commentary on Kanye West‘s fashion sense (as he was known […]

Rick Ross, PNB Rock, Macklemore, & More Support Free Meek Mill Rally

Rick Ross, Macklemore, & More Support Free Meek Mill Rally

Hundreds of people showed up in Philadelphia to rally against Meek Mill’s harsh sentencing. Macklemore was in the building, so was 76ers legend  Julius “Dr. J.” Erving. But it was no surprise to see the MMG boss, Rick Ross, supporting his brother and artist. Photos and videos of what appeared to be a successful, peaceful rally circulated […]

Macklemore Lands No 1 With ‘Gemini,’ Nelly Responds To Rape Allegations | Source News Flash

Today in Source News Flash: Macklemore’s Gemini storms to No. 1 debuts on both the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums and Top Rap Albums charts (dated Oct. 14), kicking off with 51,000 equivalent album units earned in the week ending Sept. 28, according to Nielsen Music. On Saturday afternoon, the Weeknd revealed that a Starboy comic book in collaboration with Marvel is “coming soon.” […]

Macklemore Sings Controversial “Same Love” At NRL Finals In Australia

“Thrift Shop” star Macklemore took to the NRL grand final stage to sing hit-song Same Love, complete with rainbow smoke displays. Australia is in the middle of a national non-binding survey which asks voters if they think the law should be changed to allow same-sex couples to marry. For this reason, many called on the […]

“Public Enemies: JAY-Z vs Kanye West” Trailer is Here, Swizz Calls For Another Beat Battle | Source News Flash

Today in Source News Flash: A new documentary Public Enemies: JAY-Z vs Kanye West, set to premiere Monday on Channel 4 in the U.K., has its official trailer. The documentary is advertised as featuring previously undisclosed footage and testimonies surrounding the rumored Hov vs Ye feud. While we await the highly anticipated beat battle between Swizz […]

[Interview] XP Talks Touring With Macklemore & the Presidential Race

Tyler Andrews, better known by his stage name Xperience or XP, has had a whirlwind of a year. Born in Olympia, Washington, raised in both Detroit and Gary, Indiana, he eventually settled in Seattle, where he met Ben Haggerty, known to the world as Macklemore. This year he went on a massive worldwide tour with […]

YG Drops “FDT Remix” Video With G-Eazy & Macklemore, Announces ‘FDT’ Tour

Bompton rapper YG‘s mission–to make sure every fan of his knows how much he can’t stand the idea of the term “President Donald Trump“–is going postal. Today, YG announced the FDT Tour, featuring the buzzing Kamaiyah, Sad Boy and RJ as openers, kicking off next month. It’s been a busy week for YG, who also […]

Listen to YG’s “FDT Part II” Featuring G-Eazy and Macklemore

For the first time in months, the media is in outrage about something done by a Trump not named Donald. That split hair didn’t stop YG from unleashing the remix to his viral Still Brazy hit, “FDT (F*ck Donald Trump),” featuring G-Eazy and Macklemore. The song, which originally featured Nipsey Hussle, comes with quite the […]

Macklemore Just Bought A Nude Portrait Of Justin Bieber

It may not be considered fine art, but Macklemore has bought a naked painting of Justin Bieber. The rapper, who clearly decided to join Bieber mania recently, spoke to TMZ and admitted, “It’s an investment piece. I think that painting is going to be worth a lot of money. I search eBay and Etsy for […]

Watch Macklemore & Ryan Lewis’ New Video, “Brad Pitt’s Cousin,” Here

brad pitt’s cousinMy cousin Brad left his phone at my house. This is what happened…WE OUT HERE!!! Posted by Macklemore on Monday, April 11, 2016 Macklemore and Ryan Lewis released their new album, This Unruly Mess I’ve Made, this past February, sporting energetic numbers like “Downtown,” which became a Hot 100 hit, and more somber, inquisitive singles […]

Watch Macklemore & Ryan Lewis’ New Video, “Kevin,” Featuring Leon Bridges

Macklemore and Ryan Lewis‘ new album, This Unruly Mess I’ve Made, will be released this Friday, February 26, and the Grammy Award-winning duo has liberated one last pre-release music video. The above clip, co-directed by Lewis and Jason Koenig, is for “Kevin,” a deeply personal song on which Macklemore discusses the troubling effects of America’s pharmaceutical […]

Listen to Macklemore’s New Song, “Buckshot,” Featuring KRS-One, Prod. DJ Premier

Macklemore‘s This Unruly Mess I’ve Made roll-out continues, and after inviting Hip Hop royalty to help him with his his, “Downtown,” and assessing his guilt and relationship with #BlackLivesMatter issues on “White Privilege II,” the Seattle native is back in his bag, and has collaborated with KRS-One and DJ Premier for a new cut, “Buckshot.” […]

Machine Gun Kelly Sounds off on “White Privilege II”: “Race is not an Issue”

As expected, Macklemore’s new single, “White Privilege II,” in which he addresses his belief that “silence is an action” concerning his and other white entertainers’ lack of support and contribution to issues that matter to black people, despite being very much a part of black culture. So far, Iggy Azalea has responded, Macklemore talked to […]