Rapper Post Malone is the man of the moment. Newsday covers the stories that matter most to Long Islanders. We dig deep to uncover the facts, hold the powerful in check and keep a watchful eye on Long Island. The crossover rock-rap track, with a guitar solo by Andrew Watt, opened Malone up to a whole new audience. He is a native of Syracuse, N. The two men at the helm battle over whether he should purchase the regular Bud Light or try the new Bud Light seltzer. Actor Mark Wahlberg stars as an ex-felon and former police detective from Boston who returns home to investigate the murder of his former colleagues. Malone broke The Beatles and J. He had nine songs in the top 20 on the week of May 12, , The Beatles and J.
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He frowned. Click here to subscribe. It was five o'clock somewhere, but not in L. Anyway, the store was fake: Post was on set, running lines for a commercial being filmed—amid military secrecy—for the Super Bowl.
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Austin Richard Post, known professionally as Post Malone, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter and record producer. His father had been a disc jockey in his youth and introduced Post to many different genres of music including hip-hop, country, and rock. When Post was nine years old, he moved to Grapevine, Texas, with his father and stepmother Jodie, after his father became the manager of concessions for the Dallas Cowboys. Post began to play the guitar and auditioned for the band Crown the Empire in , but was rejected after his guitar strings broke during the audition. He credited his initial interest in learning guitar to the popular video game Guitar Hero. According to Post, his very first foray into professional music began when he was in a heavy metal band. Soon after, he says he transitioned to softer rock as well as hip-hop, before beginning to experiment on FL Studio. 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.
Next, he pulls up some unfinished tracks. I got a guitar in the bathroom ready to rock. When I meet Post in L. There are thirteen people fussing over his hair, his makeup, and his clothing while he casually crushes beers. If you like it, you should listen to it. Post says his next record will be out in early Which is not necessarily a bad thing.