through the looking-for-a-come-up dept
Until you’ve been completely under a pop-culture/music stone for the previous month or two, no doubt you’ve heard about Macklemore along with his hit track (and video) Thrift Shop. Now at more than 200 million views, the track it self is towards the top of the maps and it has offered over 4 million copies. If you somehow have actually missed it, or perhaps in instance you just want to view it once more, here is the movie: The track it self was launched a year ago, and accumulated a great deal of buzz for the autumn, but totally exploded at the start of this present year. I didn’t realize until recently that Macklemore is actually yet another story of a totally independent artist who found success not by signing with a label and having them throw a ton of money into promoting him, but by carving his own independent path (and using YouTube to connect with fans) while I became aware of the song a while back,.