At just 17 years old, singer/songwriter Austin Mahone is making his mark. Kicking off the year with an MTV VMA win for “Artist to Watch” and MTV EMA awards for, “Best Push Artist,” and “Artist on the Rise,” Mahone is gearing up for the release of his new single “Mmm Yeah” featuring Pitbull on iTunes January 26, 2014. Not only does he have a solid fan base, known as “Mahomies,” but the teen sensation is gaining a legion of loyal fans in the media as well. He’s hot on the press trail, appearing in Details Magazine, Entertainment Weekly, Wall Street Journal, Live! With Kelly & Michael, Today Show, Access Hollywood, Entertainment Tonight, E! News, Extra, The Insider, VH1, and MTV. Austin additionally has been featured on covers of J-14, Popstar!, M, Astro Girl, Quiz Fest and Twist. His previous hit singles, “What About Love” and “Banga! Banga!” have collectively garnered over 55 million views on YouTube and can be heard on top radio stations around the nation. This past summer, Austin toured on Taylor Swift’s RED Tour.
The teen sensation will drop his debut release “The Secret” on May 27th, followed by a summer tour across North America. The MTV Presents Austin Mahone tour will kick off in his hometown of San Antonio, Texas on July 25th with The Vamps (through August 21st) and special guests Fifth Harmony, Shawn Mendes and Alex Angelo (starting August 26th). In addition to his MTV Presents Austin Mahone tour, Austin is continuing his long standing relationship with MTV which includes his 2013 Artist to Watch campaign, his award win and performance at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards and his "Artist on the Rise" award win at MTV 2013 EMA’s.