This, my friends, is the number one song in the United States of America.
When I initially watched this music video my first reaction was, “are you serious?” My second reaction was, “this is awesome!” It’s blasting in the stores when I go shopping. Guys are quoting it to one another on the train. It’s everywhere.
We’re a rock and roll site. So, why are we telling you about Macklemore and Ryan Lewis? Because these guys DO IT THEMSELVES.
This Seattle-based rapper is not signed. You heard correctly. He has the number one song in America, has been making his own music videos, running his own merch and record distribution, and with the help of his wife-to-be, managing his own tours. DIY at its finest.
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