Austin Mahone Lead
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What started as a standard fishing trip for Austin Mahone and his uncle became something much more interesting when they got a bite from something unexpected.

The singer shares in EW’s Greatest Story Ever Told series that the two were “way, way out there” on the water when they saw a dark figure coming by their boat. So, they tried to catch it—and got a bite. While fighting to reel the mystery creature in, Mahone says he dipped his head in to see what exactly caught their line.

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