Macklemore and Ryan Lewis shop in thrift shops, because, let’s face it, who can keep up with ever-changing trends and hip-hop’s expensive tastes? And it looks like their fans are just as frugal, judging from the overwhelming success of their #1 single “Thrift Shop.”
Now, as confident as Macklemore is in his rapping ability, not even he saw this coming.
“Never, never, absolutely not,” the rapper told MTV News on Friday (January 25) over the phone. “I thought it was going to be like a niche demographic that some of our fanbase would like. I never thought that it would be much more than that.” READ MORE