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Nicki Minaj Is the Créme de la Créme on August Alsina’s “No Love” Remix

Gen F alum August Alsina had offered a clear warning on the original version of the song — “Ain’t no lovin’ me, so don’t come looking for love,” he belted over the air-thin R&B beat. Who … read more »

POSTED July 21, 2014 6:14PM IN MP3 / STREAMS 0 Comments TAGS: , ,

GEN F: August Alsina Makes R&B with a Different Kind of Heartbreak

“People like me don’t expect to live past 24.” From the magazine: ISSUE 91, April/May 2014 A tattoo runs along each side of August Alsina’s face where his sideburns would be, spelling out the words … read more »

POSTED May 5, 2014 10:46AM IN GEN F, MAGAZINE Comments (2) TAGS: ,

Stream: August Alsina f. Pusha T, “FML”

August Alsina’s debut Testimony officially drops tomorrow, but first here’s one last leak: a Drumma Boy-produced lamentation called “FML,” which features a guest verse from Pusha T. Been through so much sometimes I want to … read more »

POSTED April 15, 2014 12:35AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,

Stream: August Alsina f. Fabolous, “Get Ya Money” (Prod. by Dun Deal)

Forever a constant in this chaotic world: Fabolous contributing kinda-goofy guest verses on otherwise excellent R&B songs. (There’s a lot New Orleans-born sensitive thug August Alsina has learned from former Radio Killa Records label boss … read more »

POSTED April 10, 2014 3:28PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,
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Lineup announced for Hot 97 Summer Jam 2014

Mark your calendars: On June 1st, New York’s Hot 97 will host the 21st annual Summer Jam at Metlife Stadium in NJ. Today the station announced the show’s lineup, and this year the top three … read more »

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Stream: August Alsina, “Kissin’ on My Tattoos”

August Alsina seems to be going full gentleman from what he’s shared so far from his forthcoming debut album, Testimony. The typically bawdy New Orleans singer has set aside his “Fuck Bitches Get Paid” ways … read more »

POSTED March 25, 2014 6:47PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,

Stream: August Alsina f. Rick Ross, “Benediction”

New Orleans R&B thug August Alsina gets gospel on the newest single from his Def Jam debut, Testimony, entitled “Benediction” and featuring Rick Ross. It’s a feel-good, count-your-blessings number that’s a pretty significant departure from … read more »

POSTED March 18, 2014 3:55PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,
august alsina make it home

Watch August Alsina and Young Jeezy’s “Make It Home” Video

FADER PREMIERE August Alsina—the New Orleans-raised, Def Jam-signed singer with a T.I. smirk—came by FADER offices last week to preview his excellent, classically street R&B debut album, Testimony, and hooked us up with the video … read more »

POSTED February 13, 2014 6:35PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (3) TAGS: , , , ,
rocky diamonds

Stream: Rocky Diamonds f. August Alsina, “I Pray”

Minneapolis rapper Rocky Diamonds recruits Def Jam peer August Alsina for “I Pray,” the lead single for his new tape, The Marckus Shaw EP. It’s produced by Knucklehead—responsible for much of Alsina’s breakthrough 2013 tape … read more »

POSTED January 13, 2014 6:51PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,

2 Chainz Announces 2 Good to be T.R.U. Tour With Pusha T and August Alsina

Beginning in February, 2 Chainz will hit the road in support of his great B.O.A.T.S. II: Me Time, and he’s bringing Pusha T and Killa Records signee August Alsina with him. And because he’s always … read more »

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