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It Was Hard to Top Kanye at Outside Lands

Molly Fosco | Posted 08.12.2014 | San Francisco
Molly Fosco

The artists I saw at Outside Lands this year were impressive across the board, but today all I want to do is listen to the entire Kanye West setlist on repeat.

Macklemore Is Back To Help His Friend Score A Hit Record

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 07.30.2014 | Entertainment

It feels like eons since Macklemore simultaneously became the country's most celebrated and condemned rapper. He's working on a follow-up to "The Heis...

Drake Mocks Macklemore On ESPYS Stage, Questions His 'Talent'

The Huffington Post | Liat Kornowski | Posted 07.17.2014 | Entertainment

Drake hosted the ESPY Awards Wednesday night, July 16, and took the opportunity to publicly diss Macklemore in an original song called "Honorable Ment...

Rapper Warren G: Judge Performers By Their Music, Not Their Sexuality

Pollo Del Mar | Posted 08.24.2014 | San Francisco
Pollo Del Mar

When Warren G first topped charts in 1994 with his inescapable hit "Regulate," featuring fellow West Coast rapper Nate Dogg, hip hop was no place for gays. In recent years, that has started to change... slowly.

Ryan Lewis Asks Fans About Ryan Lewis

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 06.03.2014 | Entertainment

It's the age-old question that has stumped man since the beginning of time: What does Ryan Lewis do? Many have heard of the hip-hop duo of Macklemo...

Ryan Kristobak

What You Really Learn When Attending A Macklemore Concert

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 05.23.2014 | Entertainment

On Wednesday night, I attended my first Macklemore & Ryan Lewis concert. The duo performed at the Hammerstein Ballroom in Manhattan for the first of t...

Ryan Kristobak

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Preparing To Head Into The Studio

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 05.02.2014 | Entertainment

About a year-and-a-half ago, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis were performing their debut album, "The Heist," for crowds of no more than 50 people. In 2014, th...

The Other Side of The Wanz

Bryan Cain-Jackson | Posted 06.17.2014 | Entertainment
Bryan Cain-Jackson

Courtesy of MAK Media Productions You know him best as the man that is pimped out on the hit video from the hit song Thrift Shop by Macklemore, Rya...

Kanye West, Macklemore Headlining 2014 Outside Lands Festival

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 04.08.2014 | Entertainment

The 2014 lineup for the seventh annual Outside Lands Festival has been announced, revealing headliners Kanye West, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, The ...

Catch Up With Grammy Wedding Couple Yawar Charlie and Jason Miller -- SPEAK UP WITH JIMMY (VIDEO)

Jimmy Nguyen | Posted 05.29.2014 | Gay Voices
Jimmy Nguyen

They were one of 33 couples -- including same-sex couples -- who said "I do" in a mass wedding at the 2014 Grammy Awards.

Ryan Lewis Pops Tag on $3.3M Home

Redfin | Posted 05.05.2014 | Entertainment
Redfin

Ryan Lewis -- of Macklemore & Ryan Lewis fame -- just splashed out a whopping $3.3 million for a northwest Seattle estate. The Grammy award-winning...

'I'm Not Different From Anyone Else Who Has Straight Parents'

Caleb Flood-Goldstick | Posted 04.08.2014 | Teen
Caleb Flood-Goldstick

I am happy to be the son of a lesbian mom. There's no place for your hate toward gay and lesbian people.

Proof No One Has Released Any Exciting Albums So Far In 2014

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 02.07.2014 | Entertainment

As if we needed another reminder that the start of 2014 has brought about a dearth of buzzy new albums, next week's Billboard competition will pit the...

Shazam's Grammy Predictions Actually Revealed Macklemore's Best Rap Album Upset

Kristin Juel | Posted 04.05.2014 | Entertainment
Kristin Juel

Many of us are curious to see just how much can be gleaned from the approach of predictive modeling in relation to something as subjective as music.

LISTEN: Anti-Gay Rapper Gives 'Same Love' A DISGUSTING Homophobic Makeover

Posted 01.31.2014 | Gay Voices

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis's marriage equality anthem "Same Love" may have rocked the Grammy Awards, but one Texas-based Christian rapper has condemned t...

The Grammys, Macklemore and Straight Allies

Eliel Cruz | Posted 03.31.2014 | Gay Voices
Eliel Cruz

I discount the systematic injustice that leads to the mainstream media feeling more comfortable hearing my story through the mouth of a white cis straight man, instead of my own.

The Grammys: The Good, the Bad and the What Were They Thinking?

Reyne Haines | Posted 01.28.2014 | Entertainment
Reyne Haines

I'm not someone who likes one style of music either. I'm an equal opportunity listener. In fact, there are few things I just won't listen to. So Grammy night is always a day I look forward to.

A Sherwani is Worth a Thousand Words: "Same Love" at the Grammys

Faisal Al-Juburi | Posted 03.30.2014 | Gay Voices
Faisal Al-Juburi

The Grammys presented an image that quietly disqualified those fears and judgments, an image captured in what should be seen as the beautifully universal light of love.

Macklemore's Grammys Performance Slammed Because Gay Parenting Is 'Child Abuse'

Posted 01.28.2014 | Gay Voices

Add the American Family Association's Bryan Fischer to the chorus of conservative voices who are expressing anger over the same-sex couples who tied t...

Gay Grammy Backlash

Bill Augustin | Posted 03.30.2014 | Gay Voices
Bill Augustin

On Sunday night's Grammy Awards, Queen Latifah presided over the wedding of 33 couples -- gay and straight -- live on TV. It was sort of touching, sort of corny. I personally actually found the entire number surprisingly moving, but was less surprised by the instant backlash on social media.

'White People Have Officially Won Rap'

Posted 01.28.2014 | Comedy

This year's Grammy Awards presented Stephen Colbert with a lot of mixed emotions: white people won rap... YAY... gay people got married... BOO... he w...

Don't Blame Macklemore For Best Rap Album, Blame The Recording Academy

Ryan Kristobak | Posted 03.29.2014 | Entertainment
Ryan Kristobak

It really came as no surprise that Macklemore & Ryan Lewis won the Best Rap Album award at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards, but why did it top Kendrick Lamar's "Good Kid, m.A.A.d. City"?

Why I Will Never Want the 'Same Love'

Jay Dodd | Posted 03.29.2014 | Gay Voices
Jay Dodd

Macklemore has become a beacon of white gay hope and the face of "progress." As an independent artist, his fame and wealth are truly surprising and almost inspiring. However, he does a more destructive and problematic work, and his success, as validated by his new Grammy awards, speak to a larger injustice.

WATCH: Gay Newlyweds Gush About Grammys Wedding Experience

Posted 01.27.2014 | Gay Voices

Deondray and Quincy Gossfield, a gay couple who tied the knot during Macklemore and Ryan Lewis's "Same Love" performance featuring Mary Lambert and Ma...

Even Macklemore Wanted Kendrick Lamar To Win

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 01.27.2014 | Entertainment

When it comes to Grammys controversy, nothing stirred up more saddles than Macklemore and Ryan Lewis' wins in the rap categories: Best Rap Performance...