Austin Mahone Net Worth $5 Million
Austin Mahone was born on April 4, 1996 and is among the youngest breeds of pop stars in America. At the age of just 17, he is already a millionaire and owns a Range Rover. His net worth is pegged at $5 million. Austin Mahone was raised by his single mother after his father died at an early age. He lived with his mother in San Antonio, Texas. Mahone attended high school at Lady Bird Johnson High School. Despite being a single mother, his mother never let him feel like that and encouraged him to do his thing. In his pre stardom days Austin Mahone along with a friend of his, Alex Constancio started to post their cover versions of famous pop stars’ songs on the video sharing website YouTube.
His videos started to attract a considerable number of views and then he started posting original songs along with the covers of Justin Bieber songs. He covered songs like Justin’s “Mistletoe” and became a YouTube sensation. In a year’s time his popularity reached new heights, indicating he was the next super star in the making. He was signed by Universal Republic Records in 2008 following his tremendous popularity over the internet through his covers. He released his first single “11:11” with the music label. It peaked at number 19 on the Billboard chart.aus
Coming hot at the heels of his first single, he released the second single of his professional singing career in the form of “Say Somethin” in 2012.The song peaked at #34 on Billboard Pop Songs chart, proving his growing pop star status. He is considered the leader in the line of artists to succeed Justin Bieber as the most popular youth icon worldwide because of the similarities in the style of the two. He won two MTV music awards and was nominated for several others in the last couple of years. Along his way to stardom he has been helped by television shows and a small number of films, however internet is the main cause of his success and his ever increasing net worth.