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Macklemore Reworks 'Thrift Shop' with Oscar the Grouch on Sesame Street (VIDEO)

Originally posted 01/13/2015 07:45AM

On Tuesday, Macklemore left Seattle for Sesame Street.

The rapper, best known for his hits "Thrift Shop" and "Same Love," visited the beloved television show to rework "Thrift Shop" with none other than Oscar the Grouch.

Wearing a slightly modified version of his usual kitchen-sink outfit, the 31-year-old rapper joined Oscar and the other Grouches to extoll the virtues of keeping an eye out for bargains – even if they happen to come from unexpected places ... like the trash.

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Macklemore's Becoming a Dad, Demi Lovato Loves Her Body & More Weekend News

What You Missed Over The Weekend

Macklemore's Becoming a Dad, Demi Lovato Loves Her Body & More Weekend News

Originally posted 01/04/2015 08:50PM

The first weekend of the new year was jam-packed with celebrity happenings, suggesting 2015 is going to be just as star-studded as 2014. From a pregnancy announcement to a wedding and an engagement, here's the happy news you might have missed:

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Macklemore Is Going to Be a Dad!

Macklemore Is Going to Be a Dad!

Originally posted 01/03/2015 02:45PM

The rapper and fiancée Tricia Davis are expecting their first child in May, they announced in a sweet video

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Did You Know That Macklemore Is a Total Cat Man? | Macklemore

UpdatePosted 07/16/2014 05:00PM

Rapper Macklemore Is a Total Cat Lover

Originally posted 07/15/2014 04:00PM

Cairo isn't just a place in Egypt.

It's the name of Macklemore's cat – and by the looks of things, the singer adores his pretty kitty just as much as the ancient Egyptians loved their feline friends.

The female tabby has her own Instagram page, which is filled with photos of her doing the most paw-dorable things, like sleeping, cuddling with dad, more sleeping and stealing dad's bling (clearly, she has expensive taste).

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Orange Is the New Black, Macklemore, Demi Lovato & More Join LGBT Pride Festivities | Orange Is the New Black, Orange Is the New Black, Orange Is the New Black (Season 2), Macklemore

UpdatePosted 06/30/2014 12:35PM

Orange Is the New Black, Macklemore, Demi Lovato and More Join LGBT Pride Festivities Worldwide

Originally posted 06/30/2014 12:05PM

Last weekend, members of the LGBT community – lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people – and their supporters celebrated Pride Month with parades, parties, marches and festivals. The celebrations occur every June in commemoration of New York City's Stonewall riots which occurred on June 28, 1969, and are regarded as a pivotal moment in the LGBT social rights movements.

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Sorry, Ryan Lewis: Macklemore Fans Don't Know Who You Are

Originally posted 06/03/2014 04:15PM

If you scroll past "Thrift Shop" on your iPod – and admit it, "Thrift Shop" is still on your iPod – you'll see that it's actually credited to Macklemore and Ryan Lewis. Sure, you know Macklemore (and his haircut) but unless Ryan Lewis stood beside you, excitedly pointing to his name on the screen, would you recognize him?

Jimmy Fallon asked that very question on Monday's The Tonight Show.

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Macklemore Battles Anti-Semitism Rumors After Dressing in Stereotypical Costume | Macklemore

UpdatePosted 05/20/2014 10:30AM

Macklemore Battles Anti-Semitism Rumors After Dressing in 'Jewish' Stereotype Costume

Originally posted 05/19/2014 06:30PM

Here's a lesson for all the rappers out there: If you're thinking of performing with a fake nose, make sure your prosthetic of choice is closer to Digital Underground than Macklemore.

The Seattle artist became the center of a social-media controversy on Monday when images and video began to circulate that showed him performing "Thrift Shop" in a prosthetic nose and fake beard.

Critics say the costume, which also included a black mop-top wig, made the rapper resemble an anti-Semitic caricature.

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Ryan Lewis Opens Up About Fears His Mom Would Die of HIV

Ryan Lewis Opens Up About Fears His Mom Would Die of HIV

Originally posted 05/01/2014 10:30AM

When Ryan Lewis was 6 years old and found out his mom, Julie, was diagnosed with HIV, he couldn't keep it to himself.

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Filed Under: HIV/AIDS, Macklemore
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Ryan Lewis: My Mom Has HIV

Ryan Lewis: My Mom Has HIV

Originally posted 04/23/2014 11:40AM

Ryan Lewis has revealed that his mom, Julie Lewis, has lived with HIV for 30 years.

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Filed Under: HIV/AIDS, Macklemore
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8 Things That Look Like Joe Namath's Super Bowl Coat | Joe Namath, Miley Cyrus

8 Things That Look Like Joe Namath's Super Bowl Coat

Originally posted 02/02/2014 07:00PM

Super Bowl XLVIII 's first viral star emerged before the kickoff in the form of a fuzzy Joe Namath.

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