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.
YN flew out to Macklemore’s home city of Seattle for his new CRWN series.
Macklemore and Ryan Lewis performed in Central Park this morning as part of Good Morning America’s Summer Concert series. Here’s footage from their performance including an interview after the jump.
The day after Macklemore’s #CRWN interview, the Seattle rapper takes the cover of Rolling Stone‘s Fall Music Preview issue. Too late to smile back. Download The Heist here.