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Macklemore Texted Kendrick Lamar To Apologize For Winning Best Rap Album

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"My text to Kendrick after the show. He deserved best rap album." Macklemore is a gracious winner.


Macklemore And Ryan Lewis Score Rap Grammys, Including “Best Rap Album” for ‘The Heist’

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The hip-hop duo beat out stiff competition from Drake, Kendrick Lamar, Jay-Z, Eminem and others to pick up their first Grammy trophies.


34 Couples Will Get Married During Macklemore’s ‘Same Love’ Grammy Performance Tonight


Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Queen Latifah, and Madonna team up to get some people married at the Grammys.

Odds And Predictions

Here Are Your Up-To-Date Odds On The Big Nominees At The 2014 Grammy Awards


Here are the 2014 Grammy Awards odds & predictions for all the top categories.


Madonna Decides She Wants To Join The List Of Performers At The 2014 Grammys (With Full List)

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The full list of performers for the 2014 Grammy Awards, including a few surprises.

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The Grammy Voters Didn’t Want Macklemore And Ryan Lewis In The Rap Category Either?


Well it looks like someone at the Recording Academy has been reading the TSS comment section.


The Grammy Voters Didn’t Want Macklemore And Ryan Lewis In The Rap Category Either?

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So, who exactly thinks these two should win if nobody thinks they should've been nominated in the first place?


Will The Grammys Finally Right A 25-Year Wrong?

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It's been 25 years since the Grammys first acknowledged rap, but still no rapper has won Song or Record of the Year.


Drake, Kendrick Lamar and Macklemore To Duke It Out For ‘Best Rap Album’ Grammy

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The award show airs live on January 26, 2014, followed by post-show rioting January 27, 2014.


Tea Party Nutbag Allen West Did Not Like Macklemore’s AMA Acceptance Speech One Bit

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Allen West would like to have a word or two with that white rapper guy, Macklemore or whatever his name is.


“Contextually Post-Black Pop-Star Rapper” Is An Incredibly Dumb Group Of Words

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In recent years, I've really tried to avoid "bashing" other people's writing. However, I can't let <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/15/arts/music/macklemore-ryan-lewis-at-theater-at-madison-square-garden.html?_r=0">New York Times' Jon Caramanica slide here</a>.

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Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – “White Walls” Video

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<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/macklemore">Macklemore</a> and <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/ryan-lewis">Ryan Lewis</a>' latest video "White Walls" spans the west coast, with the Seattle duo meeting up with Schoolboy Q in LA before taking their appreciation of Cadillacs back home to Seattle.


Here's The Kidz Bop Cover Of 'Thrift Shop' That You've Been Waiting For

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On Kidz Bop 24, the Kidz Bop Kids take on recurring pop stars like Justin Bieber and Taylor Swift while adding Macklemore's "Thrift Shop" to the playlist.


Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – “Stay At Home Dad”

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Macklemore and Ryan Lewis send up a Father's Day tune in honor of a different kind of pops with their track "Stay At Home Dad," which originally appeared on their <a href="http://macklemore.bandcamp.com/album/the-vs-redux">The VS. Redux</a> and now being given away for free in honor of today's holiday.


Macklemore And Detlef Schrempf Vs. Oklahoma City. Who Ya Got?

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I'm not trying to write this much about Macklemore, stories just keep happening.

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