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Pop star Austin Mahone talks success, selfies

NEED TO KNOW
  • Austin Mahone hit it big after posting videos on Youtube
  • The teen star has over 5 million followers on Twitter
  • He shows HLN's A.J. Hammer the art of taking the perfect selfie

Austin Mahone is a rising pop sensation, who has had a whirlwind of success over the last year. From an appearance at the Grammys to the Super Bowl, Mahone has already had a busy 2014 and it's only getting better. 

He just released his new single "Mmm Yeah" featuring Pitbull and kicked off MTV’s "Artist to Watch Tour." But perhaps his most impressive accomplishment? His massive following online and of course, perfecting the art of snapping the ultimate selfie.

Mahone sat down with HLN's A.J. Hammer to discuss his rising fame, his upcoming album and his social media following.

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