Austin Mahone was born on 4 April, 1996, in San Antonio, Texas. He is an American songwriter and singer, currently signed to Republic Records, Young Money Entertainment and Cash Money Records. Austin was raised by his single mother. He can play on guitar and piano.
Austin started his career online! In 2010 his friend Alex Constancio and he, posted music videos on YouTube. Next year, in 2011, their videos had many followers. His first single was ‘’11:11’’, and it was self-released to iTunes. His debut EP, Extended Play was released in Japan only, on iTunes. Since 2012, Mahone is the new Teen Ambassador for Wayne's Trukfit clothing line. During his career, he filmed commercials for Hot Nuts and McDonalds.
Mahone appeared as guest on Television: Big Time Rush (2013), Awesomeness TV (2013), The Millers (2014), Wild 'N Out (2014) and Yo soy el artista (2014). He appeared in web shows: Austin Mahone Takeover (2012-2013) and Mahomie Madness (2013-2014).
Mahone was awarded with: Breakout Star at the Radio Disney Music Awards; Artist To Watch at MTV Video Music Awards: Artist On Rise and Best Push at MTV Europe Music Awards; Breakout Artist and Iconic Instagrammer at J-14 Teen Icon Awards; Instagram award at IHeartRadio Music Awards; The Best Dressed Award at Premios Juventud; Choice Music Breakout Artist at Teen Choice Awards.
Austin released two albums, Extended Play and The Secret, which had more than 100.000 sales in the US. He was lead artist in: Say Somethin, Say You're Just a Friend (featuring Flo Rida), What About Love, Banga! Banga and Mmm Yeah (featuring Pitbull). Currently he is one of the most popular young artists!