Macklemore and Ryan Lewis strike gold with “Thrift Shop” in The Coast Music Museum.

The Coast Music Museum for August 27th 2018.

1988 – On August 27th 1988, George Michael earned his eighth U.S No.1, with his song “Monkey.”

1994 – Launching a 14 week stint at No.1 in the U.S on August 27th 1994, Boyz II Men held strong with their hit single “I’ll Make Love To You.”

2012 – August 27th 2012, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis release their catchy rap bop “Thrift Shop”, which goes on to win Billboard Song of the Year for 2013.

Artifact of the day: 1965 – Meeting of the legends, The Beatles meet Elvis Presley at a North American recording session, on this day in August 1965.