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Chronicling a tender superstar's upward push to reputation, this account information how Texas teen Austin Mahone went from nameless highschool scholar to Billboard constitution. Readers know about the adolescence of this budding making a song sensation; how he bought his begin masking pop songs and posting them on YouTube, ultimately receiving greater than a hundred million perspectives; and his promising destiny with Chase files, who lately signed him to a checklist deal worthy greater than $3 million. With full-color photos and an intimate examine the lifetime of the up-and-coming pop superstar, this publication is the interior resource for all self-proclaimed "Mahomies."

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We started posting videos because we were bored,” Austin told Just Jared in early 2013. ” And grew and grew and grew. Six months after posting his first videos, Austin began creating videos of himself singing covers of songs by artists including Justin Bieber, Adele, Bruno Mars and Drake. Thanks to social media, his legion of online fans swelled. His YouTube video covering Bieber’s hit “Mistletoe” was posted in October 2011 and has since been viewed nearly 13 million times. In November 2011, even before landing a record deal, Austin debuted at No.

Girls congregated at his locker, students began taking photos of him during class, and boys became resentful and started hassling him. Within five days, Austin and his mother realized that taking online classes at home would be a better option for him. Austin poses for photos with fans in Florida. Photo courtesy of AP Images After appearing on ‘Live with Kelly and Michael’ in September 2012, Austin took time for photos with fans. Austin’s Internet fame didn’t immediately translate to high-paying record deals and sold out arenas.

In November 2011, even before landing a record deal, Austin debuted at No. 38 on Billboard’s Social 50, a chart that combines Web presence and sales. He ranked higher than Demi Lovato, 50 Cent and Jennifer Lopez and just behind R&B diva Beyoncé. Fast forward to spring 2013 – when Austin begins heading his own tour and joins Taylor Swift as the opening act on her RED tour – and it’s clear that this Internet sensation has become a bona fide pop idol in less time than it takes some folks to spell S-U-P-E-R-S-T-A-R.

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