Post Malone is a person of his phrase. In 2016, during an interview with GQ, he proudly introduced that he was contemplating getting a sword tattoo on his face. Now, in 2020, Post Malone has delivered on that promise.
“Swords are fucking awesome, and I’ve been into them since I was a little kid,” he says throughout his newest look on GQ’s “Tattoo Tour” sequence. There have been different motivations concerned within the face tat: before everything, to harass his mother, but in addition, to intrigue onlookers. “I feel like the face tattoos make me interesting to look at,” he says.
In case you’ve got ever questioned how lengthy it takes a pop star (who graces the cover of GQ Style’s Spring/Summer issue) to decide to a brand new tattoo, the reply, apparently, is 2 hours. Two hours is just not a very prolonged interval of time, and Post Malone concedes that not all of his tattoos have turned out completely. His first-ever tattoo, for example, is of the Playboy bunny. It acquired scuffed up through the therapeutic course of due to an intense basketball recreation with Justin Bieber. Post has additionally been instructed that his neck tattoo, which is ostensibly a cow cranium, really resembles “an old man’s butt.” He would not see that, although: “It’s all about perspective,” he notes.
Outside the face and neck area, Post Malone has lots of physique artwork, together with of musicians like Lil Peep and Bob Dylan, plus a man getting his face ripped off, and Sauron from Lord of the Rings. “It’s interesting to look back at the photos from when I had no tattoos,” he says. “It’s just bizarre to see. It becomes such a part of you that you don’t even notice.”