Austin Mahone is our #1 Crush
Meet our Valentine, Austin Mahone. We are obsessed with Austin, this 22 year old cutie is the full package and we can’t get enough! Austin originally hails from San Antonio, Texas and now spends his time between LA and Miami. This heartthrob has been conquering teen hearts since he released his first covers on Youtube in 2011. Since then Austin’s had a major glow-up, just check out our hot new shoot with him! Almost too hot 2 handle! Austin just dropped his latest single a few days ago tittled Why Don’t we?Â and honestly we can’t stop listening to it. We got together with Austin and asked him a few things about love and other things…WeÂ couldn’t think of a better guy to grace our cover for Valentine’s Day, Austin’s definitely our #1 crush. Check out our Q+A bellow!
What can we expect from the new record?
Expect to be dancing!
How does your new sounds compare to your old album?
Itâ€™s a Completely different style, the music really reflects who I am this time and my voice has matured so much
Have any breakups influenced any songs?
Yes, but a lot of my life experiences have inspired the music.
Who is your dream Valentine?
Rihanna.Â Sheâ€™s so talented, Iâ€™m such a fan. I really hope that the rumor about her 9th album is true. we need some new Rihanna music in the world.
Underwear: Les Amis, Jeans: G Star raw, Necklace: Stylistâ€™s Own, Bracelets & Rings: Talents Own
What is your idea of a perfect date?
Spending the day on a boat in Miami relaxing. then pulling up to a restaurant on the water, Miami has all of these great waterside restaurants and you can just pull your boat right up. After dinner then weâ€™d go out and dance somewhere.Â Always dancing.
Miami or Texas?
haha I love both, Donâ€™t make me choose.
Choose one Â Photography or boxing?
How long have you been boxing and could you protect us from mugger on our date with these skills?
Ive been taking random Boxing classes here and there for years and oh yeah youâ€™re in safe hands with me.
Hat: Tommy Hilfiger, Necklace: Gold Gods, Jeans: Moschino, Briefs: Les Amis, Socks: Les Amis, Shoes: MSGM
I have never dated an aries are they as romantic as the horoscopes say?
Â As an April baby, do you like pulling pranks on people? If so, whatâ€™s the best one you have ever pulled ?
yeah I do, one time I got a fake tattoo to mess with my mom.
Worst date youâ€™ve ever been on?
I was on a movie date one time and someone screamed there was a man with a gun at the theater and that was pretty terrifying
Dan Tanas in LA!
Coat: Tommy Hilfiger, Underwear: Les Amis, Jeans: Tommy Hilfiger, Necklace: Stylistâ€™s Own, Bracelets & Rings: Talents Own
Can you cook if so what would you make us on our first date?
haha Iâ€™m still working on my cooking skills.
What movie is your go to Netflix and Chill and why?
Any of the black mirror episodes, it gets you thinking and leads to some good conversation.
Who is your celebrity crush at the moment?
it may be Rihanna forever
Best qualities you appreciate in a girl?
Someone who has a good sense of humor
Jacket: Phillip Plein
Whatâ€™s your favorite fashion era?
I like the era weâ€™re in now! fashion evolves each year and itâ€™s always something new and great .
Whatâ€™s your perspective on female beauty?
It really is a lot more than just how someone looks. I feel true beauty is how someone carryâ€™s them selves and treats others.)
What type of girl do you usually go for?
I really donâ€™t have a specific type.
Do you have any advice for someone trying to move on from a failed relationship?Â
Try to be positive because any negative energy or hate in your heart will make the split harder.
What is your guilty pleasure?
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How would you describe yourself in three words?
Calm, passionate, and dedicated
favorite album of all time?
thatâ€™s way too hard! Iâ€™ll go Drake Take Care for now cause I just listened to it again recently and itâ€™s so great.
Give us your Valentine’s Day playlist-
Jacquees – You
Tone Stith – Good Company
Daniel ceazor – Wont live here
Michael Jackson – the girl is mine
Drake – Passion fruit
Jeremih & Ty dolla sign – perfect timing.
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Suit: Strong Suit/Pontoglia Velluto, Watch: Lucky Brand, Necklace & Bracelets, Rings: Talentâ€™s Own, T-shirt: D Squared, Shoes: G-Star
Whatâ€™s your creative process like when making music?
It varies, usually I hear a beat I like then lay down melody ideas to it then put the lyrics to the melodies I choose.
You are also a photographer how did this come about and what medium do you like to shoot on?
One of my friends actually got me into it and I shoot on 35 mm film!
Who is your muse?
haha that varies
Do you fall in love quickly?
Sometimes I fall in Love on first glance at somebody
What does LOVE mean to you?
Caring about someone more then you care for yourself
Do you think sex on the first date is a good or bad idea?
I donâ€™t think itâ€™s good or bad, only you know whatâ€™s right for you and whats right in the moment.
Boxers ir briefs?
We love your workout vids,Â any tips for getting in shape for summer?Â
A lot of cardio and making sure you eat right.
If you could make a song with anyone, who would it be and why?
Drake, his music has inspired me and itâ€™s something Iâ€™ve always wanted to do.
Any fun guest stars in the new album?
thatâ€™s still a surprise!
What is next for Austin in 2019 and beyond?
A lot of New music and Iâ€™m going to be traveling everywhere!
Photography Prince + Jacob
Stylist Manny Jay
Stylist assistant Allan Kent
Grooming Anthony Merante