Pop Star Austin Mahone to Perform National Anthem at the Finals on Thursday, June 5
NEW YORK-San Antonio native and pop sensation Austin Mahone will perform the U.S. national anthem in front of a global audience Thursday, June 5 at 9 p.m. ET prior to Game 1 of The Finals between the San Antonio Spurs and the Miami Heat at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. The performance will be televised live on ABC in the U.S. and to a worldwide audience in 215 countries and territories.
Mahone, who released his debut EP “The Secret” on May 27, is set to tip off his summer tour across North America on July 25 in San Antonio.
About Austin Mahone
Eighteen-year-old teen pop sensation Austin Mahone, who released his debut EP “The Secret” on May 27, is set to kick off his summer tour across North America on July 25 in San Antonio. After a strong start to 2014 with an MTV VMA win for “Artist to Watch,” MTV EMA awards for “Best Push Artist” and “Artist on the Rise,” and the iHeart Radio Music “Instagram Award,” the singer/songwriter is solidifying his place in pop music. Mahone’s fanbase of “Mahomies” spans across social media with more than 3.8 million Instagram followers, nearly six million Twitter followers and more than 10 million Facebook likes. His new single “Mmm Yeah” featuring Pitbull soared to No. 2 on the iTunes charts on January 26, while Mahone’s previous hit singles, “What About Love” and “Banga! Banga!,” have collectively garnered more than 88 million views on YouTube and can be heard on top radio stations around the nation.