August Alsina

DJ Khaled’s ‘Do You Mind’ Superteam Includes Jeremih, Chris Brown, Nicki Minaj, Rick Ross, August Alsina, and Future

DJ Khaled — the man so legendary that his first name is his last, and his last name is his first — is finally dropping Major…
Brian Josephs / July 28, 2016

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