Post Malone a well-known rapper is a man of many skills among them songwriting, guitarist and a record producer. Post Malone broke into the realm of rap and industry recognition with his debut single “White Iverson” released on soundcloud in 2015 and within one week It had a million views.
Recently he released two famous songs that’s “Congratulations” which features Quavo and “Rockstar” which features 21 Savage. If your curious about how much is Post Malone net worth as of 2018, well keep here and find out even more things you probably don’t know about Post Malone.
Born Austin Richard Post in 1995, he was raised by a stepmother Jodie Post and his father Rich Post in the state of New York. His father used to be a disc jockey, and he was the inspiration behind Malone love for music.
Post went to school at Grapevine High School and later enrolled in Syracuse University though he dropped out after a few months.
Post started off playing the guitar when he was just nine years old. He joined a heavy metal band later transitioned into hip-hop, and at 16 years he had done his first mixtape. At his high school years, he was once voted “Most Likely to Become Famous.
One thing that Post Malone cares about is keeping the press out of his relationship life, and his tactic has worked so far although back in 2015 through his Twitter account sent the internet buzzing about a girl named Ashlen Nicole Diaz. Although he did offer scattered information (very little details but details nonetheless) we know he has been dating Ashlen Nicole Diaz since 2015. They have been having an on and off relationship.
At first, Malone formed a music group called BLCKVRD together with other artists, and that’s where med Rex Kudo, 1st and Rich who helped him produce his song “White Iverson” which propelled him to fame and several other songs. “White Iverson” as of today since its release in 2015 has received over 390 million views and in addition has received a lot of praises from music artists such as Wiz Khalifa. When he received a million views on his song, several records wanted to sign him, and he signed a recording contract with Republic Records where he has worked with rappers such as Kanye West on his song “Fade”, 50 Cent among others.
On May 2016 Malone released his debut mixtape titled August 26th. The mixtape had guest appearances from Lil Yachty, Teo, Larry June among others. Some of the songs in the mixtape are “Never Understand”, “Money Made Me Do It”, “Git Wit U” among others.
He released his debut album titled Stoney on December 9, 2016, and it debuted to no.6 on the US Billboard 200 and made it to no.4. The album has been certified double Platinum. Its supporting songs are “Congratulations “debuting on Billboard Hot 100 at position 8 and has already been certified quintuple Platinum. Malone is currently working on his second album titled Beerbongs & Bentleys will be released in 2018, and its first single is ‘Rockstar which has already peaked at number one on Billboard Hot 100.
Awards & achievements: Post Malone hasn’t yet received any official award but his two songs have already made it top 10 lists on the US Billboard Hot 100 that’s “congratulations” and “Rockstar” which has already made it to number one on US Billboard Hot 100. The songs have already received more than 400 million views worldwide. The other day Rolling Stone called him one of the most popular musicians in the country in the year 2017.
Net Worth, Salary & Income
Post Malone net worth currently stands at $12 million. Malone also has a $3 million valued 13,000-square-foot home in northern Utah. In April 2018, his album Beerbongs & Bentleys broke the first day streaming records on Spotify, with 78.7 million streams worldwide.The album was also certified platinum by the RIAA just after four days of its release. Recently, Malone’s manager announced that Malone was planning to start his own record label and film production company. The net worth figures as of today might have changed, but considering he just popped from the shadows the other day and rose to fame, we can estimate his net worth fortune to be around the figures given. He makes his money through the sale of music, and tours.
5 Facts You Need To Know About Post Malone
Post Malone is quickly becoming a household name, and he has skyrocketed to the forefront of the hip-hop and trap music genres. However, there is more to the Syracuse born rapper than meets the eye and here are a few facts you don’t know.
1. Before getting into the music, he has auditioned to play the guitar for the Dallas based post hardcore band Crown the Empire.
2. He got to the spotlight when he used to appear on his friends YouTube Channel where they could play and discuss video games.
3. The rapper has a tattoo on his right hand of President John F. Kennedy.
4. One of Post Malone side hustle back in the day was being a wedding DJ. That’s when he used to reside in Syracuse.
5. Even though Post Malone is a rapper doesn’t mean he doesn’t listen to other music genres. He loves Country music.
When he was in high school, they predicted that he would be one of the greatest musicians and as of today, the prophecy has already come to pass and in addition, one of the upcoming wealthiest artists looking at his net worth figures in 2018-2019. We can say Post Malone net worth a few years from today if everything stays constant we might be talking of $25 million.