Is August Alsina a gay? Songs & Career, Net worth, Personal life, Childhood, Rumor, Facts
Who is August Alsina?
August Alsina is a hip-hop artist and producer. He was always interested in hip-hop, but only in 2010, when he was barely 18, he focused on making his own music. He began with his first mixtape in 2013. He has been signed to the label Def Jam Recordings since 2017 and his discography consists of two albums released in 2014 and 2015, five mixtapes and several singles.
How was the Childhood of August Alsina?
August Alsina was born on September 3, 1992, in New Orleans, the USA, under the birth sign Virgo, initially named as August Anthony Alsina Jr. His mother is Sheila Alsina and August Alsina Sr. is his father. He lost his father at the age of 14 because of drug abuse. His childhood was rough and threatened because his life was linked to drugs. Alsina has three Melvin La'Branch III brothers, Travis Labranch and Jamal Labranch. Melvin was shot dead on August 31, 2010, one of his brothers. August Alsina is ethnically an African-American and has American nationality.
Alsina studied in New Orleans at his middle school and moved to Houston, Texas. He was inspired to sing after watching "Sister Act 2,".
When and how did August Alsina start his Career & songs?
Fig: August Alsina's The Product
In April 2012, Alsina first released his mixtape 'The Product.' He also released a second mixtape in May 2013 entitled 'The Product 2.' On August 20, 2013, he released his EP "Downtown: Life Under the Gun." He has since released a number of other mixtapes and albums. He also released his first album "Testimony" in 2014 and released his second album "This Thing Called Life" in 2015.
Alsina's second album was released on the Billboard 200 at number 14. He is also working on his third studio album at the moment. His music falls into the category of alternative R&B and Lyfe Jennings and Usher are his musical influences.
Alsina won the BET Award in the Best New Artist category in 2014. He has also received four other award nominations. Alsina released the album, 'This Thing Called Life', on December 11, 2015. He made it on the Billboard 200 to number 14.
Is August Alsina a gay? Who is in Alsina's Personal life?
Getting connected and being in a relationship with several ladies at different interval of time proves he is not gay. August Alsina's first public relationship was with the Analicia Chaves model in April 2014. They only dated for two months and ended in June 2014. It was also rumored that he dated another glamorous model Kayla.
Alsina has been in contact with Miracle Watts since 2015. Alsina has been rumored to have a daughter, but there is no information about marrying him or who his wife is. The daughter's name is Amaiya, who is still a mystery to the biological father. In fact, Amaiya is the niece of August, whose father is his brother Melvin LaBranch III, who died in 2010 after being shot.
Fig: August Alsina with Jada Pinkett Smith
He was also romantically connected at one point in his career with Nicki Minaj. August was also linked to actress Regina Hall and Adrienne Banfield - Jones, the mother of Jada Smith. August is thought to be single at the moment.
How much is the Net worth of August Alsina?
Fig: August Alsina in one of his car
The net value of August Alsina is estimated to be around $4 million in 2019. His professional recording and singing career is his major source of earnings. Being focused on his music, he mainly makes money by selling albums and performing live.
Rumor/Controversy of August Alsina
A girl from Virginia posted a picture of herself on Instagram with a bump on her stomach claiming she's pregnant with Alsina. She also said Alsina was asking for an abortion. Alsina never answered the rumor, though.
Facts about August Alsina
Fig: August Alsina I Luv This Shit Ft. Trinidad James
His 2013 single "I Luv This S***" featuring Trinidad James on the US Billboard charts peaked at #48. In 2007, when he was fourteen years old, he first uploaded videos to YouTube and one of the first included him singing a cover of Lyfe Jennings' "Hypothetically."
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