Austin Mahone

           Hey students of RCMS.!  Have you guys heard of the new up coming artist Austin Mahone?  Austin’s full name is Austin Carter Mahone.  He was born April 4, 1996 in San Antonio, Texas.  He is currently 16.  Austin is an American pop singer that became popular by posting videos of him singing on youtube.  Austin knows how to play a couple instruments like the guitar, drums, and soon the piano.  By January 2011, he began to build an online following.  His followers are known as Mahomies.  If you want to follow Austin he has a Twitter, Facebook, Ustream, Keek, and Tumblr.  Austin Mahone is known as the up coming Justin Bieber.  Austin looks up to Justin and has done many covers like Mistletoe and One Less Lonely Girl.  Austin has had a  some what difficult personal life.  Austin’s dad died when he was 16 months old and from then on has been living with his mom in Texas.  His mom got divorced from her second husband and soon moved back to San Antonio to attend school.  Soon after he was home-schooled due to his growing fame.
      Austin has currently had a debut single named “11:11” which was released on February 14, 2012.  This song was charted #19 on the billboards.  His second single “Say Something” was released on August 30, 2012.  Since then Austin has played at the Q102 Springle Ball, B96 Summer Bash, had a concert in New York, and was
interviewed with Elvis Duran and the Morning Show.  This teenage heartthrob is moving on with his career, he is going on tour as the opener for six dates on Taylor Swift’s Red tour in 2013.  Well I hope you enjoyed my article on Austin Mahone you should hear his music sometime.  Thanks Bye!XD
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