Austin Richard Post (born July 4, 1995), known professionally as Post Malone, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, and guitarist. He first gained major recognition in February 2015, after the release of his debut single "White Iverson". In August 2015, Malone landed a record deal with Republic Records. He went on to release the singles "Congratulations" featuring Quavo, which peaked at number eight on the Billboard Hot 100, and "Rockstar" featuring 21 Savage, his first number-one single on the chart.
He went on to release his debut studio album Stoney (2016).