Post Malone reveals he got his first tattoo to prove he was 'way tougher' than ...

He has an impressive collection of tattoos.

And Post Malone has revealed that Justin Bieber is the person who inspired his body art.

Sitting down with on Monday's The Tonight Show, the 23-year-old singer revealed it all came about when he worked with the Sorry hitmaker on his debut studio album, Stoney.

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Impressive collection: Post Malone talked to Jimmy Fallon about his tattoos on Monday night's The Tonight Show

Impressive collection: Post Malone talked to about his tattoos on Monday night's The Tonight Show

'We had a tattoo artist come through, and then I was just like, "You know what? Justin Bieber's got some tats. And, I love you, but I know I'm way tougher than you,"' he said.

'So, I was always so scared to get one, and then I got one.' the Better Now hitmaker said.

Malone ended up getting a Playboy bunny tattoo on his arm.

But Bieber ended up getting revenge after Malone had teased him about being less tough.

Malone, 23, revealed he got his first tattoo because he wanted to prove he was tougher than pal Justin Bieber

Malone, 23, revealed he got his first tattoo because he wanted to prove he was tougher than

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