August Alsina net worth: American recording artist from New Orleans, August Anthony Alsina has a net worth of $5 million.
Born on September 3, 1992 in New Orleans, Louisiana, August Alsina attended middle school and was inspired by Lauryn Hill. He uploaded a video on YouTube in 2007 when he was only 14 and started with a cover of ‘Hypothetically’ by Lyfe Jennings. He moved to Houston, Texas with his mother to avoid the company of his father and stepfather who were battling crack cocaine addition.
Alsina was kicked out of home by his mother because of a dispute while his brother was shot dead in 2010 after which he dedicated his time to music. He relocated to Atlanta and started working as a hip hop artist, fulltime since 2011. August Alsina released his first mixtape The Product in 2012 and the single ‘I Luv This Shit’ became one of the best songs in 2012. Other mixtapes like ‘The Product 2’ in 2013, and ‘Downtown: Life Under the Gun’ in 2013 got him to prominence while he also collaborated with artists like Trinidad James, Rich Homie Quan, and Jeezy among others.
August Alsina was awarded as the ‘Best New Artist’ in 2014 while he also won Viewers’ Choice Award the same year. He also shocked the music industry after bringing Trey Songz and Chris Brown who were feuding, together on stage during his performance. As of 2015, Alsina’s net worth is estimated to be $5 million.
Quick facts about August Alsina
Full Name: August Anthony Alsina, Jr
Profession: Rapper, Recording artist
Height: 6 ft 0 in
Date of Birth: September 3, 1992
Place of Birth: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Marital status: Dating (Keke Palmer)
Astrological sign: Virgo