August Anthony Alsina Jr. aka August Alsina is a popular recording artist based in America who is majorly recognized on a global scale after his alliance with Def Jam Recordings. He had officially launched his debut in studio albums in the recent year 2014, entitled “Testimony.” Here is a quick summary of August Alsina’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
August Alsina Early Life
August Alsina was born on the 3rd of September in the year 1992 in the New Orleans region of Louisiana. Alsina had acquired education from the prestigious institution of New Orleans. Since he was the only one to opt for a career in music, he had inspired himself from “Lauryn Hill” from “Sister Act 2”. He had henceforth begun uploading his videos on the most used social media platform on YouTube since the year 2007 from the age of fourteen.
After surviving the Hurricane Katrina in 2005, he was sent to Houston region of Texas by his mother away from his cocaine-addicted father as well as stepfather after which he had also lost his own father. Later, he was even “kicked out” by his mother due to some personal issues between them. In 2010, he had lost his elder brother who was shot and murdered and had shifted to Atlanta in 2011 to dedicate completely to music.
August Alsina Career
In the year 2012, Alsina went on to release his debut mixtape entitled The Product. However, unofficially a mixtape consisting of six acoustic covers were released under the title of “Untitled” in the year 2011. After that, his career in music had taken a swift turn, and he was graced with innumerable success back to back.
Alsina had released a solo album in 2013 which was known as “I Luv This Shit” which had successfully featured Trinidad James. This was enough to prove his talents and brilliance in the field, and he had soon caught the attention of many eminent personalities worldwide. Months later, he had launched another mixtape which was known as “The Product 2”.
Few months hence in August 2013, Alsina hd graced the world with another EP entitled “Downtown” Life Under The Gun.” In September, Alsina was spotted in a music video as well which was known as “Hell on Earth.” Under his EP “Downtown: Life Under The Gun,” Alsina had launched another hit “Ghetto” open December of the same year which had also featured Rich Homie Quan. This was also praised as the most added song on the radio.
2014 witnessed him deliver “Make It Home” which had featured Jeezy. The year had followed with the release of “Testimony” as well.
August Alsina is known to contribute to the music world in the Alternative R & B category which is based on Hip Hop and is thoroughly influenced by Usher and Lyfe.
Awards & Achievements
Besides achieving immense fame, Alisna has been observed at the top Billboard charts always.
Net Worth of August Alsina
August Alsina counts himself among the self-established men, who has thoroughly established himself on the basis of sheer talent and hard work. The young youth has been unstoppable and has delivered innumerable songs till date and is still aspiring for more. Most of his songs have crawled up the top lists in Billboard in a very small span of time. Such success has always been a dream for many of his age. His songs are not just popular but are loved on a global scale, which has eventually led to the estimated net worth to be $4 Million.
August Alsina had also released “This Thing Called Life” in the year 2015 which had garnered immense fame and ranked 14th on Billboard. The reputed album had consisted of five singles in total. Alsina has witnessed life in its bitter form during his childhood but with perseverance and hard work he has defied all odds.