August Antony Alsina, an Afro- American by origin is a well- liked musician and songwriter born on September 3rd, 1992. Nicknamed as Aug or Yungin, he is well-known for his album "I love this shit" which was produced by 'Knucklehead' and released by Def Jam Recordings on February 13th,2013. He was born in New Orleans, the USA to parents who had a broken relationship.
He is a living example of a self- made man because when he started his career, he had no clues that he is going to be a multimillionaire. He grew up witnessing what is hardship and the evil face of drugs as his father was given to using them. This bad habit eventually dragged him to death. His mother soon relocated to Texas from New Orleans to start a new chapter in her life.But it did not succor him because his mother deserted him soon after this.
The only mentor who taught him good and bad was his brother, Melvin Lee branch III, who was shot dead in the high streets of NewOrlans during 2010. This watershed event was a turning point in his life because it made him to recover from the loss and to get on with his life and make music a serious profession. He touched the summit of glory when he got award best new artist and Coca cola's new artist award during the year 2014.
But there was a slump in his life or his life gave him a fit of the blue devils when he went to coma and fell off stage. But his fans are excited to see him back to life in full vigor.