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us: Macklemore, 1983-

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  • Variants

    • us: Haggerty, Ben, 1983-
    • us: Professor Macklemore, 1983-
    • us: Macklemore, Professor, 1983-
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1983-06-19
    • Activity Start

        (edtf) 2000
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Seattle (Wash.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Seattle (Wash.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Kent (Wash.)
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Kent (Wash.)
    • Gender

        (lcdgt) Males
    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Rap (Music)
      • Occupation

          (lcsh) Rap musicians
            (lcdgt) Rappers
        • Sources

          • found: His The heist [SR], 2012: label (Macklemore)
          • found: Wikipedia, December 29, 2014 (Macklemore; Ben Haggerty (born June 19, 1983), known by his stage name Macklemore and formerly Professor Macklemore, is an American rapper; Since 2000, he has independently released one mixtape, three EPs, and two albums. He has significantly collaborated with producer Ryan Lewis; born Seattle, Washington; born and raised in Kent, Washington; genres: Hip hop, alternative hip hop, hipster hop, pop rap; recorded an EP titled Open Your Eyes in 2000 under the name Professor Macklemore, which he distributed himself. Macklemore dropped "Professor" from his name, and released his first official full-length album, The Language of My World in January 2005)
          • found: AllMusic website, December 29, 2014 (Seattle rapper Macklemore; born Ben Haggerty and raised in Seattle, he debuted as Professor Macklemore in 2000 with the Open Your Eyes EP; active 2000s-2010s; born June 19, 1983 in Seattle, WA; genre: Rap; styles: Pop-Rap, Alternative Rap, West Coast Rap; also known as: Ben Haggerty; member of: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis) {}
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          • 2012-10-31: new
          • 2017-02-04: revised
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