Facts of August Alsina
|Full Name:||August Alsina|
|Birth Date:||September 3, 1992|
|Height:||6 feet 1 inches (1.85m)|
|Net Worth||$4 million|
|Birth Place||United States|
|Education||Worthing High School|
|Father||August Alsina Sr|
|Siblings||Melvin La’Branch III, Travis Labranch, Jamal Labranch|
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American R&B and hip-hop singer who has released a number of mixtapes including his debut in 2011 called Untitled and 2013’s The Product 2.
How much is August Alsina Net Worth and Salary?
August Alsina net worth is estimated to be around $4 million. His significant source of earning is his professional recording and singing career. Being focused on his music, he makes money mostly through it, with his albums sales and live performances.
Because his sales are getting bigger and bigger he also earns lots through endorsements, advertisements, and sponsorship. Moreover, he rides a Ferrari car. He owns an apartment in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States. He lives a luxurious life from his earnings.
Who is August Alsina Girlfriend?
August Alsina previously involved in a relationship with model Analicia Chaves during April 2014. Additionally, he also linked romantically with Nicki Minaj at one point in his career. However, their personal difference made a crack in their relationship.
August has also been linked with actress Regina Hall, Miracle Watts, and Jada Smith’s mom, Adrienne Banfield-Jones. At present, August is believed to be single. Alsina became part of a controversy after he claimed that Def Jam holding his album hostage.
August Alsina was born as August Anthony Alsina Jr. in the United States on September 3, 1992. As of 2020, he is 28 years old under the birth sign Virgo. He was born to parents, Sheila Alsina and August Alsina Sr. He has three brothers Melvin La’Branch III, Travis Labranch, and Jamal Labranch.
Additionally, his childhood was rough as both his father and stepfather battled crack cocaine addiction. Later, his mother moved him to Houston, Texas. Eventually, he kicked out after he had disagreements with his mother. However, his brother Melvin La’Branch III shot and killed on August 31, 2010.
August holds an American nationality. He belongs to the African-American ethnic background. Talking about his education, Alsina attended Worthing High School located in Worthing, West Sussex.
Body Measurement (Height & Weight)
August has a height of 6 feet 1 inch and weighs 79 kg. Furthermore, his hair color is black and eye color is dark brown.
Career & Songs
He got noticed by Atlanta based independent American management and production company ‘NNTME MuCo.’, also known as ‘Noontime’ and a result of this, he relocated to Atlanta in 2011 and became more devoted to his musical career.
Although an ‘Untitled’ mixtape of Alsina comprising of six acoustic covers came out in October 2011, he released his debut mixtape titled ‘The Product’ in April 2012. It consisted of twelve tracks. The two other mixtapes of Alsina that came out in 2012 were ‘August Alsina University’ and ‘Throwback’.
On February 19, 2013, ‘Def Jam Recordings’ released the R&B song of Alsina titled ‘I Luv This Shit’ as the first single from his first EP titled ‘Downtown: Life Under the Gun’ (2013). Released as a digital download the song that is about partying with drugs and alcohol featured American rapper, Trinidad James.
In May 2013 a remix of ‘I Luv This Shit’ titled ‘I Luv This Shit (G-Mix)’, featuring American rapper Birdman came out. Likewise, another mixtape of Alsina came out that month titled ‘The Product 2’.
On August 20, 2013, his debut EP ‘Downtown: Life Under the Gun’ released by ‘Radio Killa Records’ and ‘Def Jam Recordings’. The album comprising of 8 tracks including ‘I Luv This Shit’ featured artists like Rich Homie Quan, Trinidad James, Currency and Kidd Kidd.
Music from 2013
Moreover, on October 4, 2013, another remix of ‘I Luv This Shit’ released for digital download in the United States which featured American singer, songwriter and actor Trey Songz and American singer, songwriter, and dancer Chris Brown.
His single titled ‘Ghetto’ from ‘Downtown: Life Under the Gun’ featured in an urban contemporary playlist on December 9, 2013, and remained the most added single on urban contemporary radio till the week’s end on December 12.
Afterward, on April 15, 2014, he released his debut studio album ‘Testimony’ and dedicated it to Melvin. The album that included ‘I Luv This Shit’, its remix and ‘Ghetto’ among others received kudos from music critics and jumped at #2 on the Billboard 200. Till November 2015, it sold 287,000 copies in the US.
In August 2014, he featured on the cover of ‘XXL magazine’ and named as part of its 2014 freshmen class. Further, August’s second studio album titled ‘This Thing Called Life’ released on December 11, 2015. It made its debut on the Billboard at #14 and sold 41,000 copies in the US in the first week.