Post Malone is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, guitarist and record producer who is probably known for his style of music that blends pop, trap and rock and his laconic vocal style. He came into the limelight with his single “White Iverson” in 2015 that made it to the top 20 of the Billboard Hot 100. Malone’s fame propelled in a matter of time with a succession of hit tracks like”Rockstar”, “Psycho”, “Sunflower”, “Better Now” among many others. His debut album “Stoney” charted at no. 4 on the Billboard 200 and eventually went triple platinum.
Post Malone was born on the 4th of July 1995, in Syracuse, New York, United States of America. He is currently 24 years old.
|Birth Name||Austin Richard Post|
|Date of Birth||July 4, 1995|
|Place of Birth||Syracuse, New York, U.S.|
|Age||24 years old|
|Profession||Rapper, Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer|
Family and Education
Speaking about Post Malone’s family and early life, he was introduced to music by his father, Rich post, at a very young age who used to be a disc jockey at his youth. He exposed him to different genres of music including hip-hop, country, and rock. His stepmother name is Jodie. There are no details about his biological mother.
Post’s family relocated to Grapevine, Texas, after his father got a job as a manager of concessions for the Dallas Cowboys. There he learned to play guitar on his own.
He attended Grapevine High School and then enrolled at the Tarrant County College. However, he didn’t complete his studies and dropped out in his freshman year to pursue a career in music.
Dating, Girlfriend and Love Life
Post Malone was in a relationship with Ashlen Diaz from 2015 until December 2018. They broke out in late 2015, but reconciled later and featured together on The Breakfast Club in December 2016. The couple finally called off their relationship in December 2018.
|Height||Feet – 6 feet 0.5 inches|
Centimeters – 184 cm
Meters – 1.84 m
|Weight||Kilograms – 84 kg|
Pounds – 185 lbs
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Shoe Size||11 (US)|
Gold Grilled Teeth
Malone released his first single “White Iverson” on SoundCloud in February 2015. In July of the same year, he released an accompanying video for the single, that has garnered more than 400 million digital views since then.
In December 2016, he released his debut studio album, Stoney, which peaked at #4 on Billboard 200.
R&B, hip hop
In 2018, Post made his debut on the silver screen as a voice actor, providing his voice to the character Brooklyn Bystander in the animated film Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.
In 2013, Post Malone was seen on the comedy show h3h3Productions as himself in just 1 episode.
Post Malone Net Worth
Post Malone has an estimated net worth of US$14 million as of 2019. This fortune comes as a result of his singing career. He got a big breakthrough after signing a record deal with Republic Records in August 2015. He has since associated with popular artists such as 50 Cent, Young Thug, Justin Bieber, and Kanye West.
Malone has a tattoo of U.S. president John F. Kennedy on his arm, and has said that Kennedy was “the only President to speak out against the crazy corruption stuff that’s going on in our government nowadays.”
- Favorite Musicians – Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash, Young Thug and Future
- Favorite White Basketball Player – Jason Williams
- Favorite Snack – Chicken Strips
- Favorite NFL Team – Dallas Cowboys
Social Media Presence
- Facebook – postmalone
- Instagram – postmalone
- Twitter – postmalone
Post Malone Facts
He explored his love for music when he was young and eventually took vocal lessons and learned to play the guitar.
In an unfortunate event, his guitar strings broke while he was performing a song during the audition for the band Crown the Empire and thus he was rejected.
He began his professional music career with a heavy metal band and later transitioned to softer rock as well as hip-hop.
He adopted the moniker “Post Malone” at the age of 14 or 15.
As a teenager, he worked at chicken express, a food chain. He later moved to Los Angeles with his friend to try his luck in rapping.
His debut song “White Iverson” was a reference to the professional basketball player Allen Iverson.
In 2016, he was as an opening act for Justin Bieber’s Purpose World Tour and he began to ink tattoos after inspiring from Bieber.
Post has stated that rappers 50 Cent, Kanye West and Key! as his biggest influences.
He was involved in a car accident in September 2018 when his white Rolls-Royce hit another car. Fortunately, no one got injured in the accident.
Post has worked with artist including 21 Savage, Andrew Watt, FKi 1st, Justin Bieber, Louis Bell and Young Thug.