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This Is What McKayla Maroney Is Up To Now

It's not gymnastics.

You might remember McKayla Maroney as one-fifth of the "Fierce Five" from the 2012 London Olympics.

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And also for making this face while standing on the winner's podium after accepting her silver medal in the vault event.

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She was a kick-ass gymnast and left London with two medals, one being a gold.

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That's cool!

But since then McKayla has hung up her gymnast leotard (or put it wherever old leotards go) and now she's starting a music career. She said this to Us Weekly about what her music sounds like:

“I like to say my genre is vulnerable pop because it’s all melody and lyrically driven and heart driven.”

And not too long ago she teased some new "muisc" on her Snapchat.

Yes, that's the 20-year-old retired Olympic gymnast and future pop icon now, and here are some of her Instagram photos:

Four years go by so fast.

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