August Alsina

Future, Jeremih, Chris Brown, August Alsina Join Forces on Simmering ‘Hold You Down’

DJ Khaled has always been just about the closest thing the music world has to a P.T. Barnum type, but his latest single "Hold You…
Colin Joyce / August 11, 2014

August Alsina’s In-the-Pocket R&B Outshines Its Glitzy Guests on ‘Testimony’

Last year, cooin' and oohin' street dude August Alsina arrived with one of the more mazy and rewarding radio R&B songs in quite some time,…
Brandon Soderberg / April 17, 2014

Rap Songs of the Week: G-Side Triumphantly Return With ‘Statue’

August Alsina ft. Yo Gotti, "Ghetto"Right now the focus is on August Alsina for a hot minute because he acted like big dumb baby when…
Brandon Soderberg / April 17, 2014

August Alsina’s ‘I Luv This S—t’: A Drink-and-Drug Jam With Something at Stake

Rap and R&B radio is rough right now, guys. When it isn't being squashed from both sides by the blindingly awkward whiteness represented by either…
Brandon Soderberg / October 18, 2013

5 Best New Artists for September ’13

From a web- and hook-savvy The-Dream protégé to a set of Virginian doom-metal therapists (with a craft ale to their name), here are five artists…
SPIN Staff / September 4, 2013