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August Alsina Wiki Biography
August Anthony Alsina, Jr.was born on 3rd September 1992, in New Orleans, Louisiana USA. He is a singer and songwriter who works under the label Def Jam, and he is also a record producer. August has been active in the industry since 2007, though his debut studio album was released only in 2014.
How rich is August Alsina? It has been reported that currently his net worth is as much as $4 million. More, it has to be noted that he earns $15,000 per show of his tour.
August Alsina Net Worth $4 Million
August Alsina became interested in music while studying at middle school. There were no musicians in Alsina’s family but he began singing, and at 14 he began uploading videos to YouTube. Both his father and stepfather were addicted to drugs, so this caused lots of problems and they had to move from place to place. After his father died in Hurricane Katrina 2005 and his brother was killed in 2010, August devoted his life to music.
From 2011 Alsina has become more visible in the music industry because that year the singer released his first mixtape “Untitled” (2011). Then, he continued with other mixtapes “The Product” (2012), “August Alsina University” (2012) and “Throwback” (2012). In 2013, the first single entitled “I Luv This Shit” (2013) was released which received platinum certification in the USA, and it reached 4th position on the R&B chart in USA. Subsequently other singles “Ghetto” (2013) featuring Rich Homie Quan, “Numb” (2013) featuring B.o.B and Yo Gotti, “Make It Home” (2014) featuring Young Jeezy, “Kissin’ On My Tattoos” (2014) and “No Love” have been released. All the singles appeared on the R&B and Hip Hop charts in USA though the positions they managed to reach were not top ones. In 2013, the artist released the album of extended plays entitled “Downtown: Life Under the Gun” (2013) which reached 5th position on the R&B chart in USA. However, his studio album “Testimony” (2014) has been the most successful of all the albums released by Alsina, topping the charts of R&B and Hip Hop in USA. More, it took 2nd position on the main music chart in USA, too, and was also 10th on R&B chart in UK. It has sold 206,258 copies of the album in USA alone. As well as being loved by audiences, the album received generally positive music critics’ reviews.
Further, August Alsina has collaborated in various music acts with other artists including Lloyd, Roscoe Dash, Flo Rida, Kirko Bangz, Snootie Wild, Yo Gotti, Kevin Gates and others. During 2014, he has toured twice; the first tour was named “Testimony Live” and then August Alsina toured with Usher in “The UR Experience Tour”.
In addition, Alsina has won two BET Awards: one as the Best New Artist and another was the Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award for his single “I Luv This Shit” (2014).
August Alsina does not reveal many details about his private life. However, rumours that he and Nicki Minaj are dating, have spread round very quickly.
|Net Worth||$4 Million|
|Date Of Birth||September 3, 1992 (age 22|
|Place Of Birth||New Orleans, Louisiana, United States|
|Nationality||United States of America|
|Parents||August Alsina Sr.|
|Siblings||Melvin La'Branch III|
|Nicknames||August Anthony Alsina, Jr.|