WHO IS POST MALONE?
This, 23 year old, artist hit the charts with his tracks throughout 2018. Although he has been around for years, you probably have heard more of his singles within the past two years. You have more than likely heard songs such as “Congratulations”, “Rockstar” Featuring 21 Savage, “Psycho” Featuring Ty Dolla $ign, “Better Now”, “Ball For Me” Featuring Nicki Minaj, “Blame It On Me”, “Sunflower” by himself and Sae Lee, and “Wow”. That is correct everyone, we are talking about Post Malone.
He has released two studio albums Stoney, which was released on December 9th 2016, and Beerbongs and Bentlys, which deputed at number one on the US Billboard 200. This latest album was released April 27th 2018; the Label, Republic, released both albums. He has been the lead vocalist on 13 singles, “White Iverson”, “Too Young”, “Go Flex”, “Déjà Vu”, “Congratulations”, “Rockstar”, “Candy Paint”, “I Fall Apart”, “Pyscho”, “Ball For Me”, “Better Now”, “Sunflower”, and “Wow”. He also has been a featured artist on 4 singles, “Burning Man”, “Homemade Dynamite (Remix)”, “You”, and “Jackie Chan”. Post Malone (who’s real name is Austin Richard Post) was born on July 4th 1995 in Syracuse, New York. When he was 9 years old he moved to Texas with his father and stepmother who raised him.
Post, attended Grapevine High School and continued his education at Tarrant County College. With that said he did drop out and moved to Los Angeles with his friend, Jason Probst, to follow his dream. Shortly after moving to Los Angeles Post Malone, Jason Probst, and many other artists and producers game together to record music. Once “White Iverson” hit the public, it received a million views within one month and he quickly got the attention from record labels. Since then he has not stopped working and it shows. He even is taking his skills to another level and has been casted on a film called “Wonderland” that will be released within 2019. It is incredible to watch what these young artists do and we will continue to watch Post Malone to see what he does next!