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Mac Miller

Mac Miller


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Birth Name :

Malcolm James McCormick

Birth Date :

January 19, 1992

Birth Place :

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Claim to fame :

Single "Knock Knock" (2010)


Malcom McCormick knew he had to start it young to make it in the international rap scene. At 17, he reached that point. Born January 19, 1992, McCormick is known more as Mac Miller and formerly as Easy Mac who was once part of rap group The Ill Spoken. He was raised in Point Breeze, Pittsburgh, Penn. by Christian father and Jewish mother. He attended Winchester Thurston School and then Taylor Allderdice High School in which he began getting serious about a career in music.

As a teenager, Miller had wild days with his friends, getting arrested for house parties and crossing the border to Canada. But once he found out hip-hop, it was all he thought about. Teaching himself how to play various instruments since 6, Miller formed The Ill Spoken with fellow Pittsburgh emcee Beedie. They experienced success especially after the mixtape "How High" featuring DJ Diggz and Rated R. The duo opened shows for other artists including Soulja Boy.

Latest News

Mac Miller Announces Dates for 'The GO:OD AM Tour'

August 25, 2015 06:46:31 GMT

is bringing his new album on the road. The Pittsburgh rapper has announced that he will spend this fall headlining a North American tour to support his "" LP which is due out on September 18.

Mac Miller Debuts New Single 'Break the Law'

August 17, 2015 08:52:46 GMT

keeps building hype for his new album, "". The Pittsburgh rapper returned on Sunday night, August 16 with "Break the Law" which is the second single to be lifted off the forthcoming LP.

Mac Miller Sued Over Illegal Sample on Song He Gave Away for Free

March 20, 2015 08:56:08 GMT

is the latest act to have been accused of copyright infringement. According to TMZ, the rapper is now sued over an uncleared sample on a song off his 2014 mixtape "" that he released for free.

Mac Miller Signs $10M Deal With Warner Bros. Records, Releases New Song

October 22, 2014 06:48:28 GMT

has found a new home after departing Rostrum Records earlier this year. The Fader reports that the rapper has signed a deal with Warner Bros. Records and he's bringing along his indie label REMember music. The deal is rumored to be worth $10 million.

Mac Miller Premieres 'Avian' Music Video

February 17, 2014 08:57:18 GMT

has debuted the music video for his track entitled "Avian". Directed by Rex Arrow Films, the three-minute visuals centers on an elderly Buddhist, played by actor Wayne Donowho, who lip-syncs the song.

Mac Miller Premieres 'Youforia' Music Video

October 22, 2013 08:52:44 GMT

shows fans his softer side in the brand new visuals for "Youforia". Featuring the footage of his "The Space Migration" tour, the nearly-four-minute video sees the Pittsburgh rapper singing the tune while playing a keyboard on a stage.

Video: Ariana Grande Brings Out Mac Miller and Big Sean at L.A. Show

September 11, 2013 07:26:48 GMT

gave fans double surprises when she closed her Listening Session tour on Monday, September 9. The 20-year-old singer was joined by two special guests on the stage at Club Nokia in Los Angeles.

Ariana Grande Joined by Mac Miller to Perform 'The Way' on 'Today'

September 04, 2013 04:17:28 GMT

graced the stage of "" show at New York's Rockefeller Plaza on Tuesday, September 3. Donning a cute white dress, the Nickelodeon star performed two songs off "", her newly-released debut album.

Mac Miller Debuts 'Gee' Music Video Featuring ScHoolBoy Q

July 09, 2013 09:22:28 GMT

has just dropped a music video for his collaboration with , "Gee". Directed and produced by IllRoots, the nearly-three-minute video opens with Miller having a bottle of beer while riding his BMX through the suburbs.

Mac Miller Debuts New Single 'S.D.S.' Early

April 23, 2013 02:45:55 GMT

When Pittsburgh rapper tweeted on April 22 that he'd been "killing myself with anticipation," fans would understand why he released his new single "S.D.S. (Somebody Do Something)" just less than 24 hours ahead of its scheduled due date. The 21-year-old artist obviously could not wait anymore to share the first single off his second studio album "" which he first talked about half a year ago and apparently something that he had been working on for much longer, specifically "9 long a** months," according to his tweet.

Justin Bieber Shares 'Boyfriend' Remix Feat. 2 Chainz, Asher Roth and Mac Miller

May 25, 2012 04:28:23 GMT

has given his latest single, "Boyfriend", another remix treatment. After collaborating with in one reworked version, the "Mistletoe" singer added more Hip-Hop feel to the -produced tune by teaming up with , and .

John Travolta's First Accuser Hires Famed Lawyer Gloria Allred

May 16, 2012 19:06:44 GMT

The first accuser of 's alleged misconducts has hired a new lawyer. Referred to as John Doe Number One for anonymity, the accuser now teams up with famed attorney Gloria Allred who has taken sexual misconduct cases against A-list celebrities such as and .

2012 Rock the Bells Presents Nas and Missy Elliott

May 16, 2012 18:47:14 GMT

The 2012 line-up of Rock the Bells has been announced on Tuesday, May 15 during a unique press conference made by rapper Supernatural. In the list which he rapped are , , , , , and .

Mac Miller Has 'a Huge Win' at 2012 mtvU Woodie Awards

March 16, 2012 07:40:52 GMT

came out as a big winner at the 2012 mtvU Woodie Awards. The Pennsylvania-born rapper took the most coveted prize, Woodie of the Year (Artist of the Year), and another kudo for Performing Woodie (Best Live Act) at the annual prize-giving event.

Video Premiere: Mac Miller's 'Of the Soul'

January 05, 2012 08:31:45 GMT

has just debuted a music video for his latest single "Of the Soul". The "Donald Trump" hitmaker is spitting his verses to the camera in front of a white wall which is painted with the artwork of his debut album "". Some girls wearing white long-sleeved tees and shorts move their bodies to the mild hip-hop beat.

10 Hottest New Music Acts of 2011

December 24, 2011 06:05:58 GMT

What would a year in music industry be if there weren't any new acts adding sprinkle to the competition? Sure, the battle among the already-established artists would be interesting enough for music fans and critics alike to sit and watch since it gets tougher every year, but the addition of the newbies would undoubtedly make the game even more dynamics than it has already had. In honor of those budding artists, AceShowbiz compile 10 out of the many based on their achievements in the past twelve months.

Drake to Knock Mac Miller Off No. 1 by Selling 700,000 Copies of 'Take Care'

November 17, 2011 02:51:04 GMT

is estimated to take over the crown of Billboard Hot 200 from current champion . The Canadian rapper is predicted to bow at the top spot of the U.S. Album chart by selling as many as 725,000 copies of his sophomore set "".

Artist of the Week: Mac Miller

November 14, 2011 05:50:35 GMT

is paving his way to stardom. Taking his music inspirations from the likes of and , the Pittsburg rapper generated buzz in Hip-Hop community with his mixtapes and freestyles. He got more attention than he already had when releasing a song called "Donald Trump".

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