Monday, January 27, 2014
Seattle Rap Artist Macklemore Wins Big
record number for a local musician according to the Seattle Times. Maclemore, whose, real name is Ben Haggerty, won for Best New Artist, Best Rap Album (The Heist), Best Rap Song (Thrift Shop), and Best Rap Performance (Thrift Shop). Also winning was the surviving members of Seattle's Nirvana, who teamed up with Paul McCartney for Best Rock Song "Cut Me Some Slack". The Record Of The Year went to Daft Punk for "Get Lucky"