The duo released their single "Downtown" just three days before their performance at MTV's 2015 Video Music Awards

By Christina Dugan
August 27, 2015 06:00 PM

After a nearly three-year break, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis are back!

The duo released the video for their second single “Downtown” Thursday, just three days ahead of their planned performance at MTV’s 2015 Video Music Awards on Sunday.

“Here it is! World Premiere: Downtown Official Music Video Feat Melle Mel, Kool Moe Dee, Grandmaster Caz & @NallyEric,” Macklemore Tweeted Thursday.

The video, which was produced by Lewis, has a vintage feel similar to the duo’s video for their hit “Thrift Shop.”

The rapper, in true Macklemore fashion, and his guest stars are seen cruising down the streets of downtown while riding mopeds.

The debut comes shortly after their single “Growing Up,” a song dedicated to Macklemore’s journey to fatherhood, was released earlier this month.

“I’ve been trying to grow up this year,” the rapper told Complex recently. “Since I heard that Tricia was pregnant, I was like, ‘I need to grow up right now.'”

The couple welcomed daughter Sloane in May and tied the knot in June.

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