- Tue Oct 17, 2017, 8:52 AM GMT
The 'How Could You Leave Us' rapper finally scores his first No. 1 album, while Post Malone and Kane Brown hit a new peak on the chart.READ MORE
Born as Austin Richard Post, rapper/singer/songwriter/record producer Post Malone is one of the brightest new talents in hip-hop industry. Malone was born on July 4, 1995 in Syracuse, New York and moved to Grapevine, Texas at the age of 10. He started playing guitar at the age of 14 because of popular video game "Guitar Hero". He later auditioned for band Crowd the Empire in 2010 but was rejected after his guitar string broke during the audition.
Malone began learning how to produce music through FL Studio. He started recording his own mixtape on Audacity when he was 16 years old and earned positive feedback from his classmates. "I was like, 'This s**t is so hard', and everybody at school was like, 'Yeah bro, this s**t is hard,' " Malone recalled. After leaving college, he moved to Los Angeles, California, where he met 1st and Raye Rich from FKi Music.
The 'Congratulations' rapper's new song continues to soar and finally dethrones Cardi B's 'Bodak Yellow (Money Moves)', which had ruled the chart for three weeks.READ MORE
The audience was too busy recording the moment as the rapper awkwardly continued his performance on the floor after the failed stage dive.READ MORE
The three rappers, along with four other hip-hop stars, will be joining the 'Mask Off' rapper on the road to support his latest studio effort.READ MORE
Produced by Vinylz and Frank Dukes, the track is released ahead of Malone's debut album 'Stoney'.READ MORE