Macklemore and Ryan Lewis' "Thrift Shop" Video Tops 1 Billion Views on YouTube

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The anthem is now the 40th most-viewed video of all time on the site.

The video for Macklemore and Ryan Lewis' breakout single "Thrift Shop" has now hit 1 billion views on YouTube, making it the 40th most-viewed video of all time.

Macklemore announced the news on Wednesday with an Instagram post thanking everyone who contributed to the video.

"It started with an idea, a $5,000 budget and a community of folks that lent us there stores, clothes, cars, time, energy & love," he wrote. "It now has a billion plays. 1,000,000,000. Who could have ever imagined.... thank you all."

See his post here and watch the "Thrift Shop" video again below.

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