The song was officially released on August 27, 2015 as the lead single from their second studio album This Unruly Mess I’ve Made. It was produced by Ryan Lewis.
A music video for the song was uploaded to Ryan Lewis’ official YouTube channel the day of the song’s release. It was directed by Macklemore, Lewis, and Jason Koenig, and was filmed in Spokane, Washington. As of April 2016, the video has over 108 million views.
“Downtown” was used in the newest trailer of The Secret Life of Pets.
“Downtown” is a promotional first music video and lead single from American hip hop duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis‘ upcoming sophomore studio album.
The track features Eric Nally, Melle Mel, Kool Moe Dee, and Grandmaster Caz.
The music video was directed by Lewis as well as Macklemore and Jason Koenig and was filmed in Spokane, Washington.
The track features Ed Sheeran.
In January, Macklemore stole our hearts with his baby announcement. On August 5, the rapper behind hits like “Same Love,” and “Thrift Shop” announced a new single, “Growing Up (Sloane’s Song).” An emotional track for his newborn daughter, the new release is filled with love, lessons, hopes, and fears, and one big issue: Macklemore (whose given name is Ben Haggerty) seems to think Langston Hughes wrote “A Raisin in the Sun.”… continue reading
“Our daughter, Sloane Ava Simone Haggerty was born two months ago on May 29. There is nothing like the joy and happiness that comes from bringing a baby into this universe. She has filled my heart in ways that I never knew were possible. She is the love of my life. This song is for her. — Ben”
Macklemore’s new track is undeniably sweet. His honesty and realistic outlook on life and how it should be lived are admirable. However, it’s likely that Sloane will eventually have to school her father on African-American literature. But in all fairness, parenthood doesn’t excuse you from mistakes, right Ryan Reynolds? Listen to the new single, below. [Source: r29]
“Secrets” is a promotional music video and single from Seattle-based singer-songwriter and spoken word artist Mary Lambert‘s upcoming debut studio album, Heart On My Sleeve.
She worked with Macklemore and Ryan Lewis on a track on their album The Heist. Lambert is the featured singer and songwriter of their gay rights single, “Same Love”.
The music video premiered on Mary Lambert’s official YouTube VEVO channel in late July 2014.
“Arrows” is a promotional music video and single from Fences, featuring Macklemore & Ryan Lewis.
The music video premiered in mid August 2014, via Fences’ official YouTube VEVO channel.