His performance of the song at the NRL grand final has drawn the ire of conservatives, including Tony Abbott
American rapper, Macklemore, has pledged to donate the Australian proceeds from his track, Same Love, to the marriage equality campaign.
The artist revealed his plans on the eve of the rugby league final in Sydney, where he will perform the hit song.
Yesterday someone started a petition in Australia to ban me from playing Same Love at the #NRLGF. Today its #1 on iTunes. Love is winning ❤️
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