Mastering several instruments and musical genres, Mac made a name for himself delivering jaw-dropping freestyles in Pittsburgh. His musical influences include the styles of artists such as Big L, Lauryn Hill, Outkast, and A Tribe Called Quest.
Nineteen-year-old Miller, who, as an independent artist, earned the number 1 Billboard Hot200 album for Blue Slide Park dropping over 145,000 copies in the first week without any commericial promotion. He stands strong as MTV News'(US) nominees for 2011's Hottest Breakthrough MCs. No doubt, 2012 will be his year globally. His debut singles and videos for the album include "Frick Park Market," "Party On Fifth Avenue," and "Donald Trump"
He has also been featured on the 2012 Forbes 30 Under 30 list and talks about comparisons to Eminem.
Talking about his independently released Blue Slide Park album Mac told MTV News: "The whole album coming out was probably the number 1 highlight," He continued: "I remember putting out the album and being really curious about what critics had to say about it because I felt like I made this album from the heart and it was by far my best work.
Listen and watch Mac Miller and his mesmorizing style as MTV is proud to present him as our first 2012 MTV Push Artist of the Month!
Mac will be on touring 2012 so stay tuned for his tour dates!
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