Austin Richard Post aka Post Malone is a well-known songwriter, singer, rapper and record producer. Malone has a reflective writing style and terse vocal styles. He got “Malone” for his stage name through a ” rap name generator”, and “Post” is his last name. Before this explanation, people interpreted that “Malone” was from a basketball player named Karl Malone. He describes himself as “versatile” as he makes hip-hop, rap-rock, trap, R&D, cloud rap and pop theme music.
Post Malone: Life
Austin Richard Malone was born in Syracuse, New York on July 4, 1955. He grew up with his father, Richard Post and stepmother Jodie. Malone’s father was the one who introduced him to music. Earlier his father was a DJ and due to this Malone developed an interest in hip hop, country and rock genres. He got into various accidents, but fortunately never got severely injured. Post Malone was also in a three-year-long relationship with Ashlin Diaz till November 2018. Now, he lives in Los Angeles, California.
Post Malone: Career
Malone created his first mixed tape, Young and After Them Riches by using Audacity when he was a High School student. After dropping out of college, he moved to Los Angeles with some of his friends and started creating music with them. His single album,’ White Iverson’ received a lot of acknowledgement which led him to sign a contract with Republic Records. Malone received a Billboard Music Award, an MTV Music Award and three American Music Awards. He also got six nominations for Grammy Awards throughout his career. Post Malone is the first-ever solo artist to top the Billboard Rap Airplay and Adult Contemporary charts in August 2020. For his album, “Congratulations” he received a Diamond certificate from Recording Industry Association of America.
Malone has his line of French rose wine, launched in May 2020 named Mansion No.9 which sold out within two days of its launch. He called it after his favourite tarot card, Nine of Swords. During a concert in March 2020, we saw Malone behaving unusually, which made fans to worry about his health. Both the artist and his manager claimed that there was nothing wrong with Malone and he is doing well. Fans will know that Malone has inked himself a lot and has several tattoos, even some of his acquaintance seems to have a similar interest. One of Malone’s tattoos is of former U.S. President John F.Kennedy on his arm.
Post Malone: Net Worth
According to the recent census, the net worth of Post Malone in 2020 is $30 million. A report by Forbes on concert revenue revealed that Post receives $500,000 per concert. Malone holds his music festival, Posty Fest since 2018. He earned around $60 million between June 2019 and June 2020 from all his endeavours. The largest part of his earning comes from the tours; he gets about $1.3 million per city. Malone also does endorsements for various companies which adds to his income. All this makes him one of the highest-paid rappers around the world. If you like reading such articles and want more updates, then stay tuned!