How much is Macklemore worth?
|Net Worth:||$25 Million|
|Date of Birth:||June 19, 1983|
|Residence:||Seattle Washington, U.S|
|Occupation:||Rapper & Songwriter|
Benjamin Hammond Haggerty famously known by his stage name Macklemore is a famous American songwriter and rapper. The main reason for his successful career is his collaboration with Ryan Lewis and formed a team as Macklemore & Ryan Lewis.
Since 2000, he released one mixtape, four albums, and three EPs. Macklemore and Lewis famous single thrift shop hit the US billboard charts and ranked at number 1.
As of 2022, Macklemore net worth is estimated to be around $25 million makes him one of the renowned rappers and singers of all time.
Macklemore was born on June 19, 1983, in Seattle, Washington to Bill Haggerty and Julie Schott. He has raised in Capitol Hill Seattle along with his only brother Tim. He started following hip hop songs at the age of six when the digital underground came into his life.
When used to listen to parental advisory music at a very young age. he started to write lyrics at the age of fifteen. Haggerty also started to listen to a lot of east coast underground hip hop with Living Legends, Wu-Tang Clan, Hieroglyphics, Freestyle Fellowship, Mob Deep, Nas, Aceyalone, and Talib Kweli.
He was eager to spread the education related to music to the young generation and for this cause, he became the part of the program gateways for incarcerated youth were used to focus more on cultural identity and education.
Haggerty went to Nathan hale high school and Garfield school. He was titled as professor Macklemore for an art project. In Garfield, he started a famed hip hop group called elevated events with his classmates. With whom he also released an album in 2000 titled progress.
Later he went to College Of Santa Fe where he learned rapping and then transferred to the evergreen state college.
Macklemore engaged to Tricia Davis In 2013, after dating each other for seven years. The couple welcomed their first daughter in Sloan Ava Simone Haggerty. After their daughter born the couple married in 2015 and they welcomed their second daughter in 2018.
Macklemore remained in some controversies for supporting LGBT rights in the song the same love. This condemned homophobia in mainstream mass media and hip hop society.
Macklemore was admitted to rehab due to drug addiction and also described the whole journey of recovery in his song starting over.
Macklemore started his career at a very young age when he named professor Macklemore in his high school and debuted with your eyes EP.
In 2005, he released his first album The Language Of My World which made him one of the best singers of America and a huge number of fan followers. In 2008 he performed at the famous Arts And Musical Festival named Bumbershoot.
Macklemore’s partnership with Ryan Lewis in 2009 turned all the tables in his favor. Next year they release Irish Celebration which became a huge hit. Their duo also performed in front of the 40,000 attendees in the Mariner’s Opening Day.
The same year, they have released Thrift Shop which broke the music records and peaked at number on the U.S billboard hot 100.
After that, he released growing up and then downtown which he also performed at the MTV Video Music Awards in 2015.
Macklemore released more songs after that which earned him fame and fortune. In his single Wednesday Morning, he described the future of the country. In 2017, Macklemore and Ryan decided to take a break from their partnership and focus more on their solo careers.
As of 2022, Macklemore net worth is approximately $25 million
Macklemore’s songs are the biggest achievements of his life.
His best songs are The Town, Can’t Hold Us, Marmalade, Same Love, And Albums The Heist, Love Not War, and Gemini Album.
Besides this, he won Grammy Awards for his best performance in 2014 and MTV Video Music Awards.
Macklemore is one of the renowned rappers and singers of all time. His tremendous song tells so much about him and yet gives a strong message. he is also respected much by the LGBT community for giving a hit song the same love in 2013.
As of 2022, Macklemore net worth is around $25 million.