- Full Name: Ben Haggerty
- Net Worth: $18 Million
- Occupation: singer, producer, rapper
- Marital Status: Single
- Ethnicity: American
Macklemore Net Worth – Dreamt Success And Acheived Success
Mackelmore Road To Fame
The famous American rap musician Macklemore was born on 19th of june in Seattle. He started his career influenced by Hip-Hop groups while he still was in school. His actual name is Ben Haggerty. Macklemore has acheived high success in the music industry. His several years of hard work in the music he beleived in lead him to great heights. Macklemore net worth is rising with time and presently his networth is accumulated around 18 million dollars. Macklemore possesses a unique and interesting personality. He is sobar and although he is new in this field he earns more than other music artist, like Rapper Nas and Yo Gotti. Nas net worth is 17 million dollars, where as Yo Gotti net worth is 3.5 million dollars.
Macklemore Music Career
In the year 2000, he recorded his first EP and distributed it by himself, at that time he was known as Professor Macklemore. Later he dropped professor from his name. In 2005, by teaming up with Ryan Lewis, Macklemore released his first full length album. This duo later gave many super hit music albums. However, they both did not start as a music duo, the combo begins when Ryan was creating few photos for promotion basis along with Macklemore, they soon became good friends and from there they started to create music together. The album has acquired top position on chart lists around the globe. However, Macklemore’s glory didn’t come through the fast lane. He did not have any financial support and it took him years to publish and promote his album. He got his big breakthrough when he published his music through classic free iTunes. People liked his music and he continued his journey towards success. Macklemore has earned a lot of fame and money in 2012, when he released his album “The Heist”. And that is not the end, in 2013 the album was also nominated for seven Grammy Awards. Macklemore is an independent musician, he likes to create his own music and do not compromise on less than the best. This is the reason that he has not joined any recording label, even after five years of his break.
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Ups And Downs In Macklemore’s Personal Life
Macklemore is in relation since last eight years. Macklemore girlfriend name is Tricia Davis. Young Macklemore being in the spotlight was consumed by a variety of drugs. However he got himself togather and went to a rehab. Even in that crucial time, Tricia was standing with him and helped him to recover from his addiction. However, he did not lose the spirit and he released his song “Starting over”, the song was a hit number and he stated that he got inspiration from the period he spent in rehab and created this song.
Where Does Macklemore Like To Spend His Money?
Macklemore has a kind heart. He is just like her mother who was a social worker. She taught Macklemore to support the needy people. He like to donate his money for charitable and noble causes like, children rights, health and peace, education and environment, AIDS, for poor and unemployed people and for civil rights. He also supports lesbians and gays issues and in support of LGBD population he has created a song ‘Same Love’. What do you think, should Macklemore support this controversial issue or not?
Beside all these charitable causes, he likes to spend his money on cars. He is fond of classic cars and he has bought an American classic vehicle Cadillac DTS 2008. He has also bought a beautiful house in his hometown Seattle, where he lives with his associate Ryan and her girlfriend Tricia. The house consist of three bedrooms and two half bathrooms.