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The Rapper Who Redefined Hip-Hop Macklemore, born Benjamin Hammond Haggerty in 1983, is an American rapper and songwriter. He rose to fame in the early 2010s with his hit singles “Thrift Shop,” “Can’t Hold Us,” and “Same Love,” which he released with his producer and collaborator, Ryan Lewis. Early Life and Career Macklemore grew up […]