Net Worth: $8 MILLION
Age: 23 Years Old
Born: January 4, 1995
Country Of Origin: United States Of America
Source Of Wealth: Music
Profession: Professional Rapper/Singer
Years Active: 2015 – Present
Post Malone (real name Austin Richard Post ) was born in Syracuse, New York.
His maternal grandfather, John Carlo Pavetto, was born in Pennsylvania to Italian parents.
At 16, using Audacity, Post created his first mixtape, Young and After Them Riches. He showed it to some of his classmates at Grapevine High School. He was voted “Most Likely to Become Famous” by his classmates as a senior in high school.
He worked at a Chicken Express as a teenager.
He enrolled in Tarrant County College but dropped out. After leaving college, Post moved to Los Angeles, California, with his longtime friend Jason Probst, a professional game streamer.
Post recorded “White Iverson” the song two days after writing it. In February 2015, upon completion, it was uploaded to Post’s SoundCloud account.
On July 19, 2015, Post released a music video for “White Iverson”. The single received praise from Mac Miller and Wiz Khalifa.
After hitting one million views within a month of releasing “White Iverson”, Post quickly garnered attention from record labels. In August 2015, he signed a recording contract with Republic Records.
Post subsequently worked with a number of prominent rappers such as 50 Cent, Young Thug, and Kanye West, among others.
Post later began his friendship with Canadian singer and songwriter Justin Bieber, which led to Post being an opening act for Bieber’s Purpose World Tour.
Post Malone’s YouTube channel has 7.1million subscribers with nearly 800million views.
He drives a souped-up Ford SUV, a Lincoln Continental, and has got Rolls Royce Wraiths parked in his garage.
He lives in Los Angeles, California but not much is known about the details of his house.
He also has a $3 million 13,000-square-foot home in northern Utah.
His debut studio album Stoney was released in 2016 on Republic Records.
The album reached #1 on the US Rap chart and #2 on the US R&B/Hip-Hop chart.
It also reached #4 on the Billboard 200 chart and the Top 10 in Australia, Canada, Denmark, New Zealand, Sweden, and the UK.
Stoney was also certified 2x Platinum in the US. His debut single “White Iverson” reached #3 on the US Rap chart and #5 on the US R&B/Hip-Hop chart in addition to #14 on the Billboard Hot 100 and was certified 4x Platinum.
Malone had a big hit with the single “Congratulations” (featuring Quavo) before releasing his smash hit “Rockstar” (featuring 21 Savage” which reached #1 in the US, Australia, Canada, Denmark, New Zealand, Sweden, and the UK. His single “I Fall Apart” was also a big hit, reaching the Top 10 on the US Rap and US R&B/Hip-Hop charts.
“Your growth scares people who don’t want to change.” Post Malone
“In order to find yourself, who you really are, you got to be with yourself; you got to hang out with yourself.” Post Malone
“You have to be confident.” Post Malone
“I’m just a fun guy.” Post Malone
“I dreamed it all ever since I was young. They said I wouldn’t be nothing. Now they always say congratulations.” Post Malone
“We made it.” Post Malone
“I’m just myself. That’s the best way to put it.” Post Malone
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