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.