Wearing certainly one of his signature flower-splashed cowboy fits, Post Malone hit the Tonight Show sofa on Monday night time (Oct. 1) to speak about his upcoming Posty Fest, his love of Olive Garden and the pleasant tattoo rivalry he has with pal Justin Bieber. Most importantly, he previewed a brand new tune from the Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse soundtrack for the upcoming animated characteristic.
For the uninitiated, Malone ran down his unlikely path to fame, from his beginning in upstate New York to a childhood in Texas and a transfer to Los Angeles at 18 that concerned a quick stint in group faculty after which, simply 4 years in the past, writing a tune with mates ("White Iverson") that helped get him found. "I began enjoying [guitar] years and years in the past after which I figured it's time for me to take it to the subsequent degree," he stated of his humble beginnings.
After his mother purchased him a guitar for Christmas, Posty advised Fallon he started watching Metallica cowl movies on YouTube to discover ways to play energy chords. "You can sing, is that out of your mother as properly?" Fallon puzzled. "No, that's from AutoTune," the rapper shot again with good comedian timing as he ran down his unlikely path to fame.
Fallon additionally previewed 10 seconds of Malone's Spider-Verse contribution, "Sunflower," a cool, dreamy ballad that has him singing "You're a sunflower, I feel your love could be an excessive amount of," and requested him in regards to the origin of his copious physique ink. "We have been engaged on Stoney after which we had a tattoo artist come by way of, and I used to be identical to, 'You know what? Justin Bieber's acquired some tats and I really like you, however I do know I'm approach harder than you,'" he stated, revealing that his first physique artwork was a Playboy bunny brand on his arm. And, as you in all probability know, his mother doesn't love his ink, so for Halloween you possibly can click on right here to remain in your mother's good facet and get a brief tat package deal that includes all of his physique artwork.
Malone had numerous different issues to plug, together with his upcoming Oct. 28 Posty Fest in Dallas and two New Year's Eve reveals at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. "It's gonna be an absolute shit present," Malone joked when Fallon requested if he knew what he was doing with Posty Fest, which can characteristic units from Travis Scott, Lil Skies, Ski Mask the Slump God, Tierra Whack, Saint JHN, Tyler, the Creator and extra.
The rapper additionally went deep on certainly one of his celebration rituals: hitting the Olive Garden. Whether it's going platinum or going undefeated (20-Zero) in beer pong, when one thing good occurs, likelihood is you'll see Posty posting up for these bread sticks. "We hit Olive Garden and have a good time life," Malone stated, shocked that Fallon had by no means visited the inexpensive pasta chain. "Let's get it on... hell yeah we're going to the Olive Garden [after the show]!"