His father died when he was a year and a half old, and he was raised by his single mother. He attended Lady Bird Johnson High School.
Mahone began his career by posting videos on YouTube in June 2010. More music videos followed, and by January 2011 he began to build an online following.
On August 28, 2012, Mahone announced that he had been officially signed to Chase/Universal Republic Records.
In November 2012, Mahone signed a deal to become the new “Teen Ambassador” for Lil Wayne‘s Trukfit fashion clothing line.
In December 2013, Mahone was named a “Digital and Brand Strategist” for Aquafina‘s Flavor Splash, a new line of flavored sparkling water targeted towards teens.
On October 17, 2013, Mahone kicked off his first ever headlining tour, MTV’s Artist to Watch Tour.
The Secret was later released on May 27, 2014. On July 25, 2014, Mahone kicked off his second headlining tour, Austin Mahone: Live on Tour.
Over the course of 2014 and 2015, he continued to independently release new music for his fans.
Five new songs titled “Say My Name”, “Places”, “Waiting For This Love”, “Someone Like You” and “Torture” were released for free download through his official SoundCloud page.
On July 1, 2015 Mahone released the lead single of him upcoming debut album, “Dirty Work“.
During an interview he said The album will be released in end of 2015.
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|2014||The Millers||Adam (Teenage)||“Bahama Mama” (Season 1, episode 16)|
|2014||Fashion Police||Himself||“Spring Fever” (Season 9, Episode 16)|
|2012–13||Austin Mahone Takeover||Himself||Web docu-series|
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