A development among the many new technology of singers and rappers is face tattoos.
While some could select to get tatted in essentially the most seen place on the physique to look cool, Post Malone has revealed the deeper motive behind his many face tattoos.
In his GQ Style cowl story launched on Monday (Mar. 2), Post opened up about his struggles with insecurity and confidence.
“I’m an ugly-ass mothaf**ka,” he stated.
“[The tattoos] maybe come from a place of insecurity, to where I don’t like how I look, so I’m going to put something cool on there so I can look at myself and say, ‘You look cool, kid,’ and have a modicum of self-confidence when it comes to my appearance.”
The singer has a number of tattoos on his face which embody a bloody buzz noticed, a knife, taking part in playing cards, tree branches, a coronary heart, a Playboy bunny, and a number of other phrases simply to call a number of.
The 24-year-old additionally overtly talked about his psychological well being points throughout adolescence which led to him ingesting alcohol at a younger age.
“Middle school, I would cry myself to sleep every f**kin’ day. High school, the same thing. I tried to drink some beers to get rid of that sh*t, but it just never goes away. And I don’t think that’s anybody’s fault; it has to do with something predisposed in you.”
He additionally mirrored how he may have handed away at a younger age like his music friends Mac Miller, Lil Peep, and Juice WRLD.
Post Malone plans to start recording new music after wrapping up the present North American leg of his Runaway Tour.