Macklemore Responds To Critics Calling Recent Costume 'Anti-Semitic'

Macklemore Tells Kendrick Lamar 'I Robbed You' Following Grammy Win

50 Best Rap Songs Of 2013

MTV VMAs: Macklemore Hoping To Thank Justin Timberlake For 'Years Of Pain'

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis's 'Can't Hold Us' sets a Billboard Hot 100 record

More News

Photo Gallery


View All Pictures


Birth Place: Seattle, Washington, USA
Died: NULL
Years Active: 2005-present

Macklemore (born Ben Haggerty June 18, 1983) is an American rapper from Seattle, Washington. Growing up in Seattle, Macklemore attended Garfield High School and Edward Murrow High School and went on to earn a bachelor’s degree at The Evergreen State College in Olympia. Interested in reaching a younger generation through his music, he took a job at a juvenile-detention facility. There, he was a part of a program called "Gateways" which was organized around rap. Macklemore has been releasing music independently since 2000, and has since gained a significant online fan base. Macklemore recorded an EP titled “Open Your Eyes” in 2000 under the name Professor Macklemore, which he d...

Continue Bio

Popular Music:

The Heist (Edited)

The Heist (Parental Advisory)

Otherside Remix (Live)
All Releases >>

More Macklemore:
Biography | Albums | News | Pictures |

Browse More Music:
# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z