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Who’s Who in Music News by Delilah Flanders


Post Malone also known as “Austin Post” is a popular artist at Winnebago High School and around the world.  He’s released three albums since 2016 and his fame and fortune has increased by far. In high school, Austin made his first “mixtape” and released it to his classmates and was voted “Most likely to be famous.”  Boy, were they right! 

Post Malone was raised in Syracuse, New York but had moved to Grapevine, Texas in 2009 after his father took up on a job for the Dallas Cowboys.  Post first started to receive recognition for his music in 2015 for his first single “White Iverson.” This song peaked in the top 20 on the “US Billboard Hot 100.”  After receiving recognition for his music he earned a recording contract with Republic Records. 

Post Malone’s new album was recently released on September 6th, 2019 titled “Hollywood’s Bleeding.”  The “Billboard 200” has him listed for the best album released this month. He’s kept this position for three weeks in total.   His main hit featured on the album is “Take What You Want” featuring Ozzy Osbourne and Travis Scott.