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Macklemore just keeps on winning. After snagging the Best Rap Album at this year's Grammy Awards, the Seattle rapper has another reason to celebrate. His song 'Thrift Shop' tops Billboard's list of 100 hottest rap songs of all-time, beating out others from the likes of Notorious …
Macklemore drew a lot of ire from the hip-hop community for posting a screenshot on Instagram of his apology text to Kendrick Lamar for taking the Best Rap Album win at the 2014 Grammy Awards. List Drake under that list of detractors.
This is part of the reason why winning a Grammy is such a big deal. In addition to acting as validation, a Grammy win or performance can lead to a sales boost in the weeks following the ceremony. Macklemore and Ryan Lewis are the latest artists to reap the rewards.