Post Malone is known for being a singer and songwriter but has also made a career from record producing and acting. Post Malone made a name for himself through his introspective songwriting and laconic singing style. He mixes a lot of different styles together to comprise his music and is known for combining country, R&B, hip hop, and grunge together.
Post Malone Net Worth
Post started off his career in 2011 as a rapper when he chose his stage name Post Malone. At first, everybody thought it was a homage to the famous basketball player but Post later revealed that it was a mixture of his own last name and the Malone part was what a rap name generator gave him.
He started off his career pretty early, at the age of 14 and has been expanding his range since then. He developed his unique singing style which is already recognizable everywhere around the world. It enabled him to expand into producing records at which he became fairly good at. His range has also expanded into acting.
Since Post became really good at everything he dabbled with his earnings also jumped. As of now, Post Malone has a net worth of $14 million which could only become bigger with the release of his next record.
How Old is Post Malone?
Post Malone was born as Austin Richard Post. He was born on July 4, 1995, in Syracuse, New York. Although quite famous, this makes Post still in his early 20s as he is currently only 24 years old.
Some people think him quite older due to the fact that he already has a long and lucrative career. But since he started so early, it gives off the impression that he is a bit older than he actually is.
Height & Weight
Post Malone has quite a normal built and is muscular. Sometimes it is hard to determine how he is built due to the quirky style of clothing that he wears.
Nevertheless, Post Malone is 6 ft 0½ in height (184 cm) and weighs about 185 lbs (84 kg).
Post Malone was mainly raised by his father Rich Post. Rich was a DJ back when he was young and is the main influence on Malone’s unique style of music. He actually influenced him significantly as he acquainted him with different genres of music like rock, hip hop, and country.
After his father became the manager of concessions for the Dallas Cowboys, the whole family moved to Grapevine, Texas. It was there where Post started playing the guitar and where he tried to audition for the band Crown the Empire, where he was rejected from. But according to Gazetteday.com, his first experience to music was through a heavy metal band.
Malone currently resides in Los Angeles, even though he possesses a home in Cottonwood Heights, Utah. He used to live in San Fernando Valle, California but moved out from there since the house got robbed.
Who is Post Malone Dating?
Post Malone had been in a committed relationship with Ashlen Diaz. They started dating after Ashlen booked him to appear at a certain event she had organized. The two got to know each other and their relationship started. At first, it was a secret but as time went by they started appearing in public together.
The first time they went really public was during an interview for the Breakfast Club in 2015. But, things somehow went south there as Charlemagne the God hinted that Malone will most likely cheat on his girlfriend. Later on, it was revealed that they really broke up but appeared to have gotten back together which was confirmed during their second interview with the Breakfast Club in 2016.
However, since November 2018 Post Malone and Ashlen Diaz are no longer together, as they broke up.
Post Malone Career
After dropping out of college and moving to Los Angeles. Malone formed a music group called BLCKVRD that featured himself, Probst, and several other producers. They moved in together in San Fernando Valley from where they mostly did their work. In 2015, Post Malone released his “White Iverson” track which was immediately praised by Wiz Khalifa and Mac Miller.
The track gained a million views in just a month after it is released and launched post into the stratosphere. He collaborated with other rappers, most importantly Kanye West, and they collaborated on his single “Fade” together.
In 2016, his featured album came out but broke the deadline. The single “Congratulations” garnered the most attention out of all tracks.
In 2018, he released his second album called “Beerbongs& Bentleys” which was also late. The single which promoted the album was “Rockstar” performed alongside 21 Savage.
His third album, “Hollywood Bleeding” released in 2019, is stylistically the most different one out of all of his work as it explores the sounds of indie rock.
Post Malone uses laconic vocals and his style is described as very versatile. He combines elements of Hip Hop, R&B, grunge, and country to form his unique style of music.