"I think that is what music has the power to do- is not divide people- but create an environment where people can start a debate, can have a conversation, bring a message to the forefront", Macklemore told Nine New Sydney upon his arrival in Australia.
His remarks add to the ongoing war of words between the "yes" and "no" camps ahead of a national survey on whether Australia should legalise same-sex marriage.
Ironically, the controversy helped the track move to the top of the iTunes chart in Australia this week.
Currently, same-sex marriage is not legal but the government will use the results to make their decision on whether or not they will be holding a parliamentary vote on same-sex marriage later this year, according to Business Insider.
'Pink, who's one of my favourite artists, I think she's a wonderfully talented singer released a song condeming George Bush and I didn't much like that at the time, but I didn't think it should be banned from radio, ' he said.
"Same Love" topped the Australian music charts for four weeks back in 2012, and the renewed attention sent it to No 1 on the Australian iTunes charts overnight.
Although there was a heavy downpour before the first practice, the track had largely dried out by the afternoon. It's your question, obviously", Raikkonen said at a press conference ahead of the Malaysia Grand Prix.
Police have sealed over half of Catalan schools, designated as polling stations, for the now-banned independence referendum. Catalonia in the northwest of Spain is home to 7.5million residents and the country's second city, Barcelona .
Both the U.S. and Cuban governments "have not yet identified the guilty party", the state department official said . Last week, USA diplomats held another high-level meeting with Cuba amid concerns about the incidents.
Rookie slot receiver Cooper Kupp has also had a big impact on the Rams, catching seven passes that each resulted in a first down. The Rams are coming off the best game of the young season thus far, a 41-39 win over the NFC West rival San Francisco 49ers .
Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp. "However, Liverpool are class going forward and I'd be shocked if Newcastle coped with them". It does not mean the other teams should not try to fly also. "We speak about the things we have influence on".
Westbrook was a one-man wrecking crew, putting the finishing touches on a historic 2016-17 season which rung in MVP honors. Bennett, Sam, Troy and the entire organization have given me and my family has been incredible, and we are so grateful.
Verstappen took third for Red Bull on his 20th birthday, with his team-mate Daniel Ricciardo in fourth. Victor of the 2017 Singapore Grand Prix last time out, Hamilton said: "It's been a very hard day.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un threatened retaliation in his response, calling Trump "mentally deranged" and a "dotard". Now in Australia, Dr Roberts said that Kim might target Australia in a bid to separate United States allies from the US.
He said he planned to reach out to Adams and send him a message. "I'll be ready for whatever they throw my way". I could've been a little better, but you've got to understand, I was using momentum trying to make a play.
Waters, who has described Islam as "evil", caused chaos by standing, with senior party figures threatening to leave if she won. BBC political correspondent Ben Wright said Mr Bolton would be seen as the continuity candidate.
It must stop building settlements on the occupied lands without any further loss of time. Construction of new housing in the settlement of Maale Adumim on September 25, 2017.
Edmonton Police investigate incidents as acts of Terrorism
Police identified the suspect when he got stopped at a checkpoint and his license showed that he was the owner of the Malibu. Officials tell ABC News that the suspect was speeding when he barreled through a police barricade and hit a police officer.
'PUK Loses Iran's Friendship after Kurdistan Referendum'
Iraqi Kurds overwhelmingly voted for independence in Monday's non-binding referendum , which has sent regional tensions soaring. On Friday, it also banned the transportation of refined oil products by Iranian companies to and from Iraqi Kurdistan.
Eagles-Chargers, Week 4
He has the weapons to turn it around in receivers Keenan Allen , Travis Benjamin , Tyrell Williams and tight end Hunter Henry . The more Lynn lets offensive coordinate Ken Whisenhunt open it up, the easier it will be for Melvin Gordon to run the ball.
Kohli slammed for 'selfish' act in fourth ODI
There's no confirmation whether the live telecast of Ind vs Aus 4th ODI will be provided on famous television channel DD National. India battling back strongly v Australia in Bangalore . 1992 - Rohit Sharma has aggregated 1992 runs in ODI cricket in India .
Mendy faces seven months out - Guardiola
He joked on his Twitter feed that he would be joining "Injury FC" on loan for a couple of months but hoped to return stronger. Manchester City defender Benjamin Mendy has confirmed that he will be out for months with a serious knee injury.
Best Buy Releases Nintendo Super NES Classic
But in July and August, a string of pre-order debacles got retro video game fans worrying that Nintendo's promises meant nothing. First off, Star Fox 2 has a website with a few pages instead, but all other manuals are reproduced nicely as digital PDFs.
Stonehouse Elementary named national Blue Ribbon school
Thirteen Michigan schools, including three in Rochester Hills, were recognized as National Blue Ribbon schools on Thursday by U.S. Each has a role to play in supporting student success and closing achievement gaps, and each has contributed to this distinction.