With his latest album the artist and his producer give rap and hip hop a refreshing slice of good conscience, plus a whole lot of good time.
MACKLEMORE AND RYAN LEWIS/ THE HEIST
If you've been following this column closely (or at least for the past few months), you should already be familiar with the name Macklemore. However, just to make sure everyone is on the same page, he's the guy whose smash hit, the dangerously infectious Thrift Shop, has been featured and raved about on our weekly Playlist as well as our Top 15 Tracks of 2012. Elsewhere, the song also claimed the No1 spot in Australia and New Zealand, and peaked at No2 in Billboard's Hot R&B/Hip Hop Songs and Rap Songs chart.
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