From popping tags to popping plaques. Five months after hitting the ‘net, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis’ single “Thrift Shop” has gone platinum. The song is currently number 10 on the Billboard Hot 100. Congrats! Check out my PSA from our YouTube sit-down after the jump. UPDATE: The song is now double triple quadruple quintuple sextuple septuple platinum. chartnews
Along with SchoolBoy Q, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis give new meaning to old school in their stunning visual aid. Cameos include Wiz Khalifa, Big Boi, Trinidad James, A$AP Rocky, DJ Drama, and Seattle pioneer Sir Mix-A-Lot. Off The Heist which you can download here.
As the Made In America festival winds down, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis brought their hits to the Liberty Stage as the final Hip-Hop act. If you didn’t tune in, here’s their entire set. Can’t hold ‘em.
Macklemore and Ryan Lewis hit up Chelsea Lately last night. They discussed the VMAs, gay rumors, “Same Love”, meeting through MySpace and more.
Two days after racking up at the VMA’s, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis’ debut The Heist has gone platinum. Amazing feat for a duo that hoped to break 30,000. Congratulations to the entire Sharkface gang.
Fresh off their victorious night at the VMAs, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis hit up the Tonight Show with Jay Leno and performed ”White Walls” with ScHoolboy Q and Hollis. The Heist is available here.
With a couple of moon men already in hand, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis take to the stage with Mary Lambert and Jennifer Hudson to perform their current platinum selling single, “Same Love”. Their Best Hip-Hop video acceptance speech below.