By: Alyssa A. and Kenadi K., staff writers
We are not fans, we are Mahomies. 17 year old, Austin Mahone was born in San Antonio, Texas. He is 5 ’ 10”, his birthday is April 4th, 1996. His full name is Austin Carter Mahone. Austin is one of the opening acts for Taylor Swift’s “Red Tour” this year, and Bridgit Mendler’s Summer Tour.
The awards he has been nominated for or have won are in 2013 at the Popdust Awards for the Next Pop Superstar he was nominated but did not win. Then at The Radio Disney Music Awards he was nominated for best male artist and even though he did not win, he was nominated for breakout star and won that award. He was also nominated for Best Crush Song, Best Acoustic Performance, and Fiercest Fans but not win these. Then at The Young Hollywood Awards he was nominated for and won the Breakout Artist Award.
Austin Mahone’s first song as a big star was ‘Say Somethin’ and it got 34,791,953 views and 299,136 likes. His next song ‘Heart in my Hands’ got 4,941,751 views and 74,465 likes. The next song ‘11:11’ got 3,096,402 views and 18,470 likes. The next song (my favorite) ‘Say you’re just a Friend’ got 43,407,870 views and 328,755 likes. His newest song ‘What about Love’ has got 60,936,987 and 486,148 likes. Fans will be thrilled to know Austin told MTV news he will release a full-length album sometime in the beginning of 2014!
Now you know we love this new and upcoming pop-star. We hope that you will see all the greatness in him and that you will love him too.