"It's interesting actually cause I'm gonna play Same Love and they're going through trying to legalise same-sex marriage in Australia", he said on the USA radio show The Cruz Show.
He told U.S. radio that he was going to perform the song at the "Superbowl of their rugby" as Australia underwent "interesting times". The song went to number one in Australia and called for marriage equality to be legalized.
"On Thursday morning, attorney general George Brandis told ABC TV that Tony Abbott's criticism was "a freakish thing to say", adding that "[he] thought Mr Abbott believed in freedom of speech".
Asked by the interviewer if he planned to "go harder" on the issue, Macklemore replied, "I'm gonna go harder".
Abbott, who was booed during his appearance at the final in 2014, wrote on Twitter: "Footy fans shouldn't be subjected to a politicised grand final".
But Attorney General George Brandis has thrown his support behind the NRL and Macklemore, challenging Mr Abbott's commitment to freedom of speech.
The petition, initiated this week by a former rugby league player Tony Wall, says it will be hard to watch the final "with a LGBTIQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex & Queer) anthem taking centre stage".
"I thought Mr Abbott believed in freedom of speech".
"So it's interesting times in Australia".
"A lot of his songs I've heard, you wouldn't even want to play them because of the lyrics", she said.
More than 85,000 fans and a huge television audience are expected to watch the NRL Grand Final in Sydney on Sunday.
'Macklemore has got some good songs, he's got one of them which made the top ten which doesn't sit well with me politcally.
Though there have been reports that Hart split from his wife, his pregnant spouse Eniko has been seen wearing her wedding ring. Montia Sabbag , who describes herself as an aspiring actress and model, has hired Lisa Bloom to legally represent her.
The unveiling by the Revolutionary Guard came during a military parade in Tehran that commemorated the 1980s Iraq-Iran war. Rouhani said that the country will boost its military capabilities, from missiles to ground, air and sea forces.
With Trim It, Loop, Bounce and Long Exposure tools, you can now use desired functionality without ever needing a third-party app. There are lot more, but these are some of the likely ones you will want to try out after upgrading to iOS 11 .
Why is Apple Watch Series 3 connecting to unknown WiFi networks? The latest watch also has a bigger focus on fitness and health. While Samsung did have a smartwatch with a modem in it, I could never get it to work well and this model never caught on.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention laid out guidelines for who should be vaccinated for the upcoming flu season. Each fall, the KCHD partners with schools and child care facilities to offer flu vaccinations to eligible children.
Tottenham , who had won nine league games in a row before that, had a powerful team and it shouldn't have happened to them. In a reversal of fortunes from most of last season, Spurs more effortlessly show their cutting edge in enemy territory.
Costa has not featured for Chelsea this season, after he was told through text message that he is not in Antonio Conte's plan. Costa joined Chelsea from Atletico in July 2014 for 32 million pounds ($41.2 million at the time) on a five-year deal.
In a separate statement, the government said many senior religious leaders found no, quote, "impediment" in letting women drive. Lifting the driving ban is part of a broader reform underway in Saudi Arabia led by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.
Trump said the United States would "totally destroy" North Korea if it threatened the United States or its allies. There have been concerns about the stability of the nuclear test site since the September 3 test.
Crackdown on Catalonia referendum officials
Eighteen MSPs expressed "grave concern" at the actions of the Spanish state in a letter to Spain's prime minister. However, the Catalan government maintained on Tuesday that the vote would still take place.
French politicians fear Siemens strength after rail deal
The second person said Siemens' supervisory board would decide the matter on Tuesday, also describing Alstom as the frontrunner. Alstom has pared back its operations in recent years after selling its power-generation business to General Electric Co.
Opposition from GOP senators grows, jeopardizes health bill
The legislation would do away with Obamacare's individual mandate requiring most Americans to buy health insurance or pay a fine. After blasting McCain, Trump on Saturday singled out Paul and Murkowski. "We're all in", one senior GOP aide said.
Death threats as Catalan referendum debate turns ugly
Legal and judicial associations said Thursday's court protest was an attack on the judiciary's independence and should be ignored. Catalan Vice President Oriol Junqueras acknowledged that the crackdown had disrupted the referendum plans.
Vikings' Bradford out against Bucs; Keenum to start again
When asked what he's evaluating to decide if can play Sunday, Bradford said if he can't perform in practice, he likely won't play. You can't have penalties that keep drives alive. "You've got to be able to do what the position requires you to do".
NEW Jewish NL'ers Celebrate Rosh Hashanah
It is taught that Rosh Hashanah has an influence over our whole year, as it is when God decides our fates for the coming year. When is Rosh Hashanah and what time does it start? Last year it was held on October 2 and the date changes each year.