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Macklemore & Ryan Lewis feat. Ray Dalton, "Can't Hold Us"

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis released "Can't Hold Us" as a promo single in the summer of 2011, but it wasn't until nearly two years later that the song followed "Thrift Shop" to the top of the Hot 100. In the track's verses, Macklemore pays tribute to his Seattle hip-hop crossover star predecessor, namechecking Sir Mix-A-Lot's classic 1988 single "Posse on Broadway."

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