Who sings the songs with the lyrics 20 dollars in my pocket, this is freaking awesome?

The song you're thinking of is titled Thrift Shop, by Macklemore and Ryan Lewis.

The opening lyrics are:

I'm gonna pop some tags
Only got twenty dollars in my pocket
I-I-I'm huntin'
Lookin' for a come up
This is f
****g awesome

The Seattle hip-hop duo managed to get some serious bragging rights, as they had the #1 song in the country with Thrift Shop for six nonconsecutive weeks without being signed to a label!

While the music world waits to see which stars will win big at Sunday's MTV VMAs -- airing live from Brooklyn's Barclays Center -- Us Weekly gets to know the powerhouse duo behind the hits "Thrift Shop" and "Can't Hold Us," with five fun facts that just may surprise even the most dedicated Top 40 fan. Find out more at US Magazine.

Updated on Friday, August 23 2013 at 09:06AM EDT
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