Ben Haggerty, better known by his Stage Name Macklemore, has been tearing up the online music scene since early 2000. Over the past decade he has released several mix tapes with countless gems included!
Macklemore is no stranger to overcoming obstacles; he battled several years with drug addiction before finally getting clean in 2008. In addition he received a lot of scrutiny for his public support of gay rights. Despite all the distractions, his long awaited studio album The Heist debuted #1 on the ITunes Download chart. His meaningful lyrics are a welcomed addition to the hip hop community. Check out track #1 titled “Ten Thousand Hours”, and let us know your thoughts!