Macklemore born Ben Haggerty on June 19, 1983 in Seattle, Washington. USA. His heritage is primarily Irish. Macklemore formerly known as 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.
Macklemore and Lewis’ single “Thrift Shop” reached No. 1 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart in 2013. The single was premiered on commercial radio by radio personality Jay Postal on September 2, 2012, and was soon dubbed the first song since 1994 to top the Hot 100 chart without the support of a major record label by Billboard, although Macklemore, in a slightly unusual recording contract, pays a nominal percentage of sales to use Warner Bros. Records’ radio promotion department to push his singles. Macklemore and Lewis’ second single, “Can’t Hold Us” also peaked at No. 1 of the Hot 100 Chart, making Macklemore and Lewis the first duo in the chart’s history to have their first two singles both reach the peak position. They released their debut studio album The Heist on October 9, 2012, which charted at No. 2 on the US Billboard 200 chart. The pair was nominated for seven Grammy awards at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards, winning four awards including Best New Artist, Best Rap Album (The Heist), Best Rap Song, and Best Rap Performance (“Thrift Shop”). MACKLEMORE & RYAN LEWIS song SAME LOVE feat. MARY LAMBERT became a popular song on YouTube with over 100 millions of views it was published in 2013. Macklemore and Lewis collaboration is often called Ryan Macklemore.
Vin Diesel or Vin D was born in New York City on 18 July 1967, New York, USA as Mark Sinclair or Mark Sinclair Vincent. He was raised by his astrologer/psychologist mother, Delora Sherleen (Sinclair), and adoptive father, Irving H. Vincent, an acting instructor and theater manager, in an artist’s housing project in New York’s Greenwich Village. He never knew his biological father. His mother is white (with English, German, Scottish, and Irish ancestry), and his adoptive father is African-American; referring to his biological father’s background. Vin Diesel has stated that he is “of ambiguous ethnicity”. Diesel has self-identified as “definitely a person of colour” and has stated that his parents’ relationship would have been illegal in some parts of the United States due to anti-miscegenation laws. He was raised by his Caucasian mother and African-American stepfather, Irving H. Vincent, an acting instructor and theater manager. Vin Diesel first became known for appearing in Steven Spielberg’s Saving Private Ryan (1998). He is best known for his portrayals of Riddick in The Chronicles of Riddick trilogy (2001–2013) and Dominic Toretto in The Fast and the Furious film series (2001–present) with Paul Walker. The two franchises Vin Diesel also acted as producer. Vin Diesel starred in xXx (2002) and Sidney Lumet’s Find Me Guilty (2006). His voice acting work includes The Iron Giant (1999), the video game spin-offs of The Chronicles of Riddick franchise, and Guardians of the Galaxy (2014). As a filmmaker, he wrote, directed, produced, and starred in the drama film Strays. He is the founder of the production companies One Race Films, Racetrack Records, and Tigon Studios. Vin Diesel often shaves his head, and weares it bald, he has a muscular physique or muscle face and deep voice. Vin D a fraternal twin brother, Paul Vincent, who is a film editor. He once worked as a bouncer in New York at the famous nightclubs Tunnel (Tunnel is now shutdown) and Mars. Vin Diesel has a fraternal twin brother named Paul Vincent who is a film editor.