August Alsina

If you let most media outlets tell it, New Orleans singer August Alsina isn’t the most humble of men, especially after he cursed at 106 & Park host Keshia Chanté for asking about his beef with Trey Songz. Most people – fans and critics, alike – felt that August is new to the industry and has to […]

Love it! Def Jam crooner August Alsina’s debut album Testimony has earned the number two spot on the Billboard Hot 200 chart, and tops Billboard’s Top R&B/Hip-Hop chart at the number one spot. Testimony sold 67,000 copies in its first week, but failed to beat out Disney’s Frozen soundtrack, which sold a whopping 259,000 copies. Disney’s […]

Yesterday, August Alsina was trending on Twitter for three different reasons. Reason one: his debut album, Testimony, officially released. Reason two: an interview of the singer getting upset with 106 & Park’s Keshia Chante hit the net: Reason three: He released the video for his Fabolous-assisted jam, “Get Ya Money.” We’re just going to talk about reason three here: the video […]

It’s been a long journey for R&B newcomer August Alsina. We first spoke with the “Benediction” singer back in 2012, when success was a new feeling and he was merely 19-years-old. Since then, August has released not one, but two successful mixtapes, a hit single that sat atop Billboard for weeks, and today, his debut […]

With his debut album officially in stores today, August Alsina has some celebrating to do. On the eve of Testimony’s release, the 21-year-old New Orleans crooner released his collaboration with G.O.O.D Music rapper Pusha T. Titled “FML,” Pusha and August reflect on hard times. “Wake up feeling like f*ck my life/ life’s a bitch, she better f*ck […]

This Tuesday, New Orleans singer August Alsina will release his debut album, Testimony. Even though there are 17 new tracks on the album, the singer finds time to release new music that won’t be on the album. The singer just released a remix for “Get Ya Money,” which is a track off The Product 2, which was […]

The calendar says it’s springtime and while the West Coast is already warming up, it’s taking the East Coast some time to catch on. Fortunately, Rocksmith is providing us with all the heat we need thanks to their Spring 2014 collection and the help of someone you might recognize. The Brooklyn-based brand just dropped their latest line starring Def Jam singer […]

August Alsina took to The Arsenio Hall Show to perform some of his hits and promote his upcoming debut album. The New Orleans crooner showed off his natural talents, starting the performance off with a smooth, a cappella intro of his latest track, “Make It Home,” before turning the crowd up with his chart-topping hit, “I Luv This Shit.” […]

Nola native August Alsina releases yet another sexy single titled “Kissin’ On My Tattoos.” On the heels of his collaboration with Rick Ross, the 21-year-old R&B singer professes his love for a lucky young lady on the Jasper Cameron-produced single. “I know we ain’t on no one-on-one thang, but baby it should change,” sings August. […]

August Alsina takes it to church on his latest release, “Benediction.” With the help of Maybach Music’s general Rick Ross, the New Orleans singer/songwriter pays homage to his late brother on the smooth and soulful track. “We were down from the beginning, when the world wasn’t listening/Now that I got your attention, let us in […]

August Alsina fans are used to his sexually-charged songs. But the singer can get deep, too. And he does on the Jeezy-featured “Make it Home,” the first single off August’s upcoming debut album, Testimony. The song is about the grind that comes with hustling in the streets. For the video, August Alsina decided to make a movie: […]