Mayor Ed Murray congratulates Macklemore & Ryan Lewis on Grammy win

Macklemore (photo courtesy The Come Up Show)

Macklemore (photo courtesy The Come Up Show)

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray had the following statement today congratulating Seattle’s own Macklemore and Ryan Lewis on their four Grammy wins:

“It was an exciting night for Macklemore and Ryan Lewis and the City of Seattle,” said Murray. “They are a talented group who has brought much recognition to Seattle’s music scene. I want to congratulate them on their four Grammys and wish them continued success.”

Nirvana alum Krist Novoselic and Dave Grohl were also nominated for a Grammy as part of Jay Z’s song Holy Grail. Noveselic, Grohl and Pat Smear were nominated for their collaboration with Paul McCartney in the Best Rock Song category.