The entire world is furious about Macklemore walking away with the Grammy for Best Rap Album on Sunday night. Even Macklemore was unhappy about his victory.
On Sunday night, he took to Twitter to share a text he sent to Kendrick Lamar following the show, the man he bested in the category.
“My text to Kendrick after the show. He deserved best rap album… I’m honored and completely blown away to win anything much less 4 Grammys. But in that category, he should have won IMO. And that’s taking nothing away from The Heist. Just giving GKMC it’s proper respect.. With that being said, thank you to the fans. You’re the reason we were on that stage tonight. And to play Same Love on that platform was a career highlight. The greatest honor of all. That’s what this is about. Progress and art. Thank you. #Grammys.”
Despite having five nominations, and releasing arguably one of the greatest hip-hop albums of the past decade, Kendrick was shutout at the award show.
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