MACKLEMORE FOR WAVE 89.1 ARTIST OF THE MONTH

It's either you're lying or you've spent the past years inside the cave if you say you don't know the songs "Thrift Shop" and "Can't Hold Us". YES! MACKLEMORE is Wave 89.1fm Artist of the Month for November!

Let's get to know Macklemore before he invaded the charts worldwide.

Macklemore was born to Bill Haggerty and Julie Schott. He is one of two boys and was raised with his brother Tim in Seattle, Washington. He has Irish heritage. Haggerty was six years old when hip hop first came into his life by way of Digital Underground. According to a YouTube interview, he listened to "parental advisory" music from the radio when he was an underage youth.

In recent past, The Heist was released in October 2012 and debuted on the U.S. Billboard 200 at number 2 of the week dated October 27, 2012, selling over 78,000 copies. "Same Love" was released on July 18, 2012 and after "White Walls".The album also won Grammy’s Best Rap Album, and nominated for Grammy’s Album of the Year.

In his current career...

On June 15, 2017, Macklemore released "Glorious", featuring American singer Skylar Grey, as the lead single from Macklemore's second solo studio album Gemini. On July 26, 2017, Macklemore released "Marmalade", featuring American rapper Lil Yachty, as the second single from Macklemore's album, Gemini! "Good Old Days", a collaboration with Kesha, was released as the latest single.


You can download GEMINI here
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Wednesday 22 November 2017

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