The is the rapper, Macklemore, in 2014.
Macklemore's standing with three things here: His producer, Ryan Lewis, on the left. The four Grammys he would actually apologize to Kendrick Lamar for winning, in their hands. And the a haircut that would come to identify the alt-right, on his head.
As alt-right violence escalated this week, a Twitter user named—sigh–@fart asked Macklemore to explain.