Post Malone was born on 4 July 1995 in Syracuse, New York. Post Malone’s real name is Austin Richard Post. In his early childhood, Post Malone’s parents divorced and he has been grown up by his father, Rich Post, with his second wife, Jodie Post. Due to his father’s job, at age of 9, Post Malone moved to Grapevine, Texas with his family. In Texas, Richard Post became the manager of concessions for the Dallas Cowboys.
Post Malone’s mother is Nicole Lake and she have never abandoned her son and they had a good relationship over the years. She moved to Texas too in order to be closer to her son.
Post Malone has two brothers: one stepbrother Mitchell Post and one maternal half – brother. Both are younger than Post Malone. Post Malone and Mitchell Post raised together and they became very closer.
Post Malone is known as an American rapper, singer-songwriter and record producer. He won the notoriety in the rap culture being representative for it due his various musical genres mixes, “introspective songwriting” and “laconic vocal style”. Post Malone’s talent was cultivated by his father. In his youth, Richard was a disk jockey and he introduced Post Malone to several musical genres like hip-hop, country or rock.
Post Malone is starting his career by learning to play the guitar, after he watched the video game “Guitar Hero”. He learned to play the guitar on internet through YouTube tutorials. In 2010, Post Malone participated at the auditions for the American rock band ‘Crown the Empire’ but he was reject. His career, as a musician, is starting at 16 years old when he made a band with some of his schoolmates from Grapevine High School. In this school band he created his first mixtape titled “Young and After Them Riches”.
Once he finished the Grapevine High School, Post Malone worked at a Chicken Express and attended to Tarrant County College. His studies at Tarrant County College were not finalized because Post Malone decided to drop it out and to move in Los Angeles, California. He moved in Los Angeles with his friend and professional game streamer, Jason Probst.
Los Angeles is the place where his real musical career starts. Post Malone with his friend, Jason Probst, and other artists and producers formed a band named “BLCKVRD” . Being part from this band, Post Malone is writing his first successful song “White Iverson” and is releasing it in August 2015. After only one month, “White Iverson” song had more than 1 million viewers on online. This was the moment when Post Malone became a „name” in music industry. This song reached number fourteen on the Billboard Hot 100 and it was certified with quadruple platinum.
In December 2016, Post Malone is releasing his first album “Stoney” being certified with triple platinum. From this album, the songs “Congratulations” and “I Fall Apart” were top-ten singles. „Stoney” stayed for 77 weeks and Post Malone is broking Michael Jackson’s record for “Thriller” song, which stayed for 76 weeks on the chart.
The second album of Post Malone, “Beerbongs & Bentleys”, was released in April 2018. From this album, “Rockstar” and “Psycho” songs had a great success and arrived on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Post Malone’s second album was number one on the Billboard 200 and it was certified with double platinum in the US, Canada, and New Zealand.
Post Malone had big sales also in other countries like Mexico, Norway, the UK, and Switzerland.
During his career, Post Malone worked with famous rappers as Young Thug, Kanye West or 50 Cent. Later, he collaborated with Justin Bieber too. Post Malone performed in the opening of the Bieber’s Purpose World Tour in 2016.
Starting age of 15, Post Malone’s inspiration is Bob Dylan. He is considering him as “a genius” and “a god” . Post Malone have also a tattoo with Bob Dylan. Another of his tattoos is with President John F. Kennedy, being a fan of him. Post Malone is appreciating very much President John F. Kennedy because John F. Kennedy was the only president that spoke out against corruption.
Post Malone is a disputed public person. Public Records named Post Malone as the “Donald Trump of hip-hop”: „the things that should have killed Malone’s music career have only made him more popular”.
His tattoos is other aspect very disputed. Excepting Bob Dylan and President John F. Kennedy tattoos, he is having others too. He has a tattoos passion – all his body being covered in ink. As particularity, he is having 6 face tattoos: under his eyes he tattooed “Always Tired” words; under his right eye he has a smiley face and a playboy bunny, on his forehead he has a barbed wire, a dagger on his right cheek, and “Stay Away” words are tattooed above his right eyebrow.
In the personal life, Post Malone had a long relationship with Ashlen Diaz. Their relation lasted from February 2015 up to November 2018 and the broken occurred due to fact that Post Malone was very busy.
Grapevine High School
- Full Name : Austin Richard Post
- Nickname : Post Malone
- Occupation: Rapper
- Age: 23 years old
- Date of Birth: 4 July 1995
- Place of Birth: Syracuse, New York
- Gender: Male
- Star: Cancer
- Eye color: Blue
- Hair color: Dark Brown
- Nationality: American
- Body measurement: 42-35-38
- Height in feet: 6 ft 2 inches
- Height in cm: 188 cm
- Weight in kg: 84kg
- Weight in pounds: 185lbs
- Parents:Rich Post – father, Nicole Lake – mother, Jodie Post – stepmother
- Siblings: 2 brothers
- Children: none
- Dating/girlfriend : no official relation
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