Today, Macklemore unveils the video for new single “Marmalade” featuring Lil Yachty. The Jason Koenig-directed video was shot in Washington and follows Mini Macklemore and Lil Lil Yachty on their Ferris Bueller-style adventure. The video features brief cameos from the artists themselves, as well as running back legend Marshawn Lynch.
In addition to the release of his new video, Macklemore’s smash hit single “Thrift Shop” has achieved Diamond certification in Canada. This incredible achievement marks just the seventh time in history that a single has reached the illustrious sales level in Canada
“Marmalade” was recorded at Macklemore’s home studio in Seattle last Fall. It was co-produced by Joshua “Budo” Karp and Tyler “Damn Dude” Dopps, with additional production from Macklemore.
The new single follows the exceptional success of “Glorious” featuring Skylar Grey. The viral video for “Glorious” starring Macklemore’s 100 year old grandmother has over 25 million views in less than a month. The song continues to climb the charts, Top 40 radio, Billboard’s Hot 100, Spotify’s Global Top 50, racking up 1.4 million streams a day and has remained in the top 15 on the iTunes Hip Hop chart since it was released. Watch “Glorious” on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon: http://bit.ly/2upAaMk