Ryan Lewis

Ryan Lewis



Ryan S. Lewis (born March 25, 1988) is an American DJ, musician, record producer, videographer, photographer, graphic designer, music video director, and rapper. Along with producing his own album titled Instrumentals, Lewis produced the albums The VS. EP (2009), The Heist (2012), and This Unruly Mess I've Made (2016) as part of the duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis. In 2006, Lewis befriended rapper Macklemore on Myspace and soon after became the behind-the-scenes partner of a successful duo, producing, recording, engineering and mixing all of the duo's music, as well as directing the music videos for "Same Love", "Thrift Shop", "And We Danced", "Otherside (Remix)", "Can't Hold Us", "Irish Celebration", "My Oh My", "Victory Lap", "Downtown" "Brad Pitt's Cousin" and "White Walls" and designing promotional graphics.



Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
Thrift Shop
"Thrift Shop" is a song by American hip hop duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis.
Same Love
"Same Love" is a song by American hip hop duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, released as the third single from their 2012 debut studio album, The Heist.
Can't Hold Us
"Can't Hold Us" is a song written and performed by American hip hop duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis and singer Ray Dalton, originally released on August 16, 2011 as the second single from the duo's debut studio album The Heist (2012).

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News Articles31

Macklemore leaves politics — and Ryan Lewis — behind in ‘Gemini’
  –  October 4, 2017
His political lyricism is particularly present on the 2012 album “The Heist” by him and producer Ryan Lewis, which features the marriage ... which discusses Haggerty’s passion for his music. Haggerty’s collaboration with Kesha, “Good Old Days ...
Record Players: Macklemore and Ryan Lewis bond over Myspace memories, Kanye, and Kendrick
  –  September 20, 2017
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis may be working separately for the time being ... “Praying”) and his own music — but the two are still best buddies, as evidenced by their adorable rapport while record shopping at Denver’s Wax Trax store.
Coors League: Joe Sargeant helps in-form AFC Black Lion progress in Bill Slater Cup
  –  October 10, 2017
Warren Eardley netted for the home side, but Penny earned their place in the second round with a hat-trick from Ryan Lewis, two apiece from Josh Johnson and Kristin Boulton and goals from Simon Barker-Green and Alex Barker. Division Four newcomers Lymedale ...
Macklemore announces Manchester live show at Victoria Warehouse
  –  October 10, 2017
This marks his first solo project since 2005’s The Language of My World and follows his two massive releases with producer Ryan Lewis: 2012’s multiple-GRAMMY award winning album The Heist and 2016’s This Unruly Mess I’ve Made (featuring Platinum ...
Patriots sign two new practice-squad players, release QB Heinicke, OL King
  –  October 10, 2017
11. Joining Carter and Toner on the Patriots practice squad are corner Ryan Lewis, safeties David Jones and Damarius Travis, defensive back Jomal Wiltz, receivers Cody Hollister and Riley McCarron, center James Ferentz and defensive lineman Angelo Blackson.
Bulldogs fall to Ardmore by a final score of 20-14
  –  October 9, 2017
The Bulldogs will return to Altus and prepare for El Reno. Since 2004, the Bulldogs are 4-1 against El Reno and destroyed the Indians 54-17 last season. Reach Ryan Lewis at 580-482-1221, ext. 2076. Reach Ryan Lewis at 580-482-1221, ext. 2076.
Bangert: Inquiry into Purdue fliers gets personal for Mitch Daniels critic
  –  October 9, 2017
(In one case, in spring 2013, Mullen co-wrote an op-ed in the J&C that called out Daniels for his cameo role in “This is Engineering,” a parody video done by a group of engineering freshmen and set to Macklemore and Ryan Lewis’ “Thrift Shop.”
Kidz Bop will cover the hits so you don't have to cover your child's ears at Oct. 15 concert
  –  October 9, 2017
The change is "Love your curves and all your edges" to "Love your words and all your edges." "Thrift Shop" (Macklemore and Ryan Lewis,) Kidz Bop 24: I cannot stop laughing. And thanking them. The lyrics changed from "Probably should have washed this ...
5 Macklemore Tour Dates
  –  October 9, 2017
He has collaborated with producer Ryan Lewis as Macklemore & Ryan Lewis. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis emerged as a premier national hip-hop group known for their electrifying live shows, expertly crafted music, and innovative music videos and media.
Macklemore's 'Gemini' Debuts at No. 1 on Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums Chart
  –  October 8, 2017
In between those projects, Macklemore’s career took off, of course, as one-half of the duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis. The pair rocketed to fame with 2012’s The Heist, which crowned both Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums and Top Rap Albums and contained the ...
Edwin Encarnacion ‘much better,’ not ruled out for Game 3
  –  October 7, 2017
pic.twitter.com/zdbFUivmEm — Ryan Lewis (@RyanLewisABJ) October 7, 2017 Encarnacion rolled his ankle in the first inning of Cleveland’s extra-innings win over the New York Yankees Friday. He even left the clubhouse on crutches and in a walking boot.
Macklemore, solo, takes on lighter tone
  –  October 7, 2017
It feels wrong to say Macklemore’s latest solo album, “Gemini,” is better than “This Unruly Mess I’ve Made,” his 2016 project released alongside longtime collaborator Ryan Lewis. For goodness’ sake, “This Unruly Mess I’ve Made” saw ...
Ryan Lewis to perform faculty percussion recital at Ouachita on Oct. 16
  –  October 6, 2017
Ouachita Baptist University’s Division of Music will host Dr. Ryan C. Lewis, Ouachita assistant professor of music, in a faculty percussion recital Monday, Oct. 16, at 7:30 p.m. in Mabee Fine Arts Center’s McBeth Recital Hall on Ouachita’s campus.
5 Must-Visit Spots In Seattle
  –  October 6, 2017
Dress like? Sing like? Find out as three hand-picked teams of former reality stars set out to sample the culinary delights of the Emerald City, meet Grammy-Award winner Ryan Lewis, and accept a few more challenges in a race to unpack the city’s many ...
Jamila Woods on anger, self-care and learning to accept yourself
  –  October 6, 2017
Over the last year, the Chicago artist has gone from spoken word poet to critically acclaimed musician, collaborating with Chance the Rapper, NoName and Ryan Lewis. She shares the lessons she’s learned so far. Over the last year, the Chicago artist has ...
20 for 20: IMSA celebrates 20th Petit Le Mans with 20 fast facts
  –  October 4, 2017
0.172: The closest Motul Petit Le Mans margin of victory (2011- Ken Dobson, Ryan Lewis and Henri Richard won for PR1/Mathiasen in the LMPC class in an ORECA FLM09). 2: Drivers who started the 1998 Motul Petit Le Mans who will be starting this year.
Amazon Releases Chart for How You Finish This Sentence: 'Alexa, Play the Song That Goes Like..."
  –  October 4, 2017
shine bright like a diamond" // Rihanna, "Diamonds" 45."...like the ceiling can't hold us" // Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, "Can't Hold Us" 46. "...come on come on turn the radio on" // Sia, "Cheap Thrills" 47. "…it takes two to make a thing go right ...
The Killers Are Latest Band to Hit No. 1 Thanks to Sales, Not Streaming
  –  October 4, 2017
Also this week, Macklemore’s “Gemini” (Bendo) — his first album in more than a decade without the producer Ryan Lewis, with whom Macklemore shared the Grammy Award for best new artist in 2014 — opened at No. 2, with 27,000 albums sold and 24 ...
Macklemore leaves politics — and Ryan Lewis — behind in ‘Gemini’
  –  October 4, 2017
Ben Haggerty — more commonly known by his stage name Macklemore — rose to fame overnight with the 2012 release of “Thrift Shop,” a silly earworm chronicling the benefits of buying an entire wardrobe from a secondhand store. The song joined the ...
Hip Hop Album Sales: Macklemore Debuts While Kevin Gates Gets Redemption On Billboard 200
  –  October 3, 2017
Macklemore took a chance and moved forward without his production partner Ryan Lewis for his new solo album, Gemini, which features Lil Yachty, Offset and pop princess Kesha. With 50,672 total album equivalent units sold (27,266 pure album sales and a ...
Indians' Trevor Bauer to pitch Game 1 of ALDS
  –  October 3, 2017
Cleveland Indians pitcher Trevor Bauer is set to start Thursday's Game 1, according to the Akron Beacon Journal's Ryan Lewis. What It Means: Manager Terry Francona will maintain Corey Kluber's usual schedule, as he starts Game 2 on Friday. As for Games 3 ...
The Top 10 Workout Songs For October 2017
  –  October 3, 2017
The list kicks off with a return to pop country from Miley Cyrus and closes out with a track that showcases Macklemore’s new sound following his split with production partner Ryan Lewis. In between, you’ll find stadium rock from U2, club music from ...
Grammy winner Macklemore playing two NZ shows in February
  –  October 3, 2017
It will be the four-time Grammy winner's third tour of our shores, although his first as a solo act sans his usual partner in crime, producer and DJ Ryan Lewis. Macklemore will play Auckland's Spark Arena on February 9 and Wellington's TSB Arena on ...
Rapper Macklemore is touring Australia in early 2018
  –  October 2, 2017
The American rapper, who rose to fame as one-half of the Macklemore and Ryan Lewis hip-hop duo, will be touring his newly released album Gemini, which is his first solo record since 2005. Since rising to fame with the 2012 album The Heist, featuring the ...
The Killers Reach First Number One Ranking WIth ‘Wonderful Wonderful’
  –  October 2, 2017
GEMINI moved 51,000 units to reach the Number 2 spot, marking Macklemore's second time at that position, after 2012's The Heist, a collaboration with frequent producer Ryan Lewis. Lil Uzi Vert's chart topper Luv Is Rage 2 slips from second to third ...
Macklemore Sings for Equality at Australian Rugby Grand Final and Donates to the ‘Yes’ Campaign
  –  October 2, 2017
The track, written together with Ryan Lewis and Mary Lambert speaks out against discrimination and the hurt homophobic stereotypes cause, with an emphasis on how marriage equality is a step towards healing the pain, with lyrics including: “If I was gay I ...
Album Review: Macklemore puts out ‘Gemini’ in collaboration with many artists
  –  October 2, 2017
Moreover, this is the first music project in 12 years without Macklemore’s business partner and friend, Ryan Lewis. The opening track, “Ain’t Gonna Die Tonight,” sets the mood of the album. Upbeat, with light piano and a powerful chorus by artist ...
Macklemore, Kevin Gates & Jhene Aiko Crack Top Five With First Week Album Sales
  –  October 2, 2017
Macklemore is in the midst of a comeback with Gemini, his latest album and his first solo project (i.e. - with Ryan Lewis lending his support) since 2009's The Unplanned Mixtape. So far, even though the critical reception may be mixed, fans have responded ...
Check The First Week Numbers For Macklemore & Kevin Gates
  –  October 2, 2017
For the first time since his 2012 smash hit The Heist, Macklemore has dropped an album without his producer pal Ryan Lewis. Gemini’s numbers are down from the 61K the Macklemore +Lewis project This Unruly Mess I’ve Made grabbed first week in ...
Mary Lambert: Performing 'Same Love' in Australia Is 'About Being Human'
  –  October 1, 2017
At the 2014 Grammy Awards, Macklemore, Ryan Lewis, Lambert, and Madonna performed the song together while Queen Latifah, who was sworn in, performed the marriages of nearly 30 same-sex couples. Macklemore addressed the controversy on American radio ...
Record Players: Macklemore and Ryan Lewis bond over Myspace memories, Kanye, and Kendrick
  –  September 20, 2017
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis may be working separately for the time being — Macklemore’s solo album, Gemini, just came out, and Lewis is busying himself with production projects (he produced/co-wrote Kesha’s comeback single, “Praying”) and his own ...


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