August Alsina and Chandra

August Alsina is mourning the loss of his late brother's girlfriend, Chandra, who lost her battle with cancer on Christmas Day. The R&B singer took to social media on Wednesday to pay tribute to Chandra, the girlfriend of his older brother Melvin LaBranch III, who was fatally shot in New Orleans in 2010.

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August Alsina and Will Smith

Actor Will Smith, right, and singer August Alsina got cozy in this Instagram photo. Have we ever seen Smith this cozy with his wife, Jada Pinkett?

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August Alsina

The tears flowed when singer August Alsina held a meet and greet for his fans at the DTLR Store at South DeKalb Mall Sunday in Atlanta. August's female fans were so overcome with emotion, that some of them passed out and had to be carried out of the store. Other women couldn't contain their emotions as they stood face to face with their crush.

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August Alsina fight

Just 4 months ago, singer August Alsina was laid up in a hospital ICU, suffering a brain injury after falling off a stage. Major newspapers and blogs had the New Orleans native's obituary already typed up. They were just waiting to plug in the time and date of his demise when August made a miraculous recovery. You would think he learned a lesson from his close brush with death?

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August Alsina wearing Roper red plaid with dip detail shirt2

Amid reports that a well-known singer hustled his body for money in New Orleans, a Huffington Post contributing writer is challenging bisexual and down low black men to come out of the closet. The gay community often refers to these men as "trade".

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August Alsina

Up-and-coming R&B singer August Alsina is still hospitalized at a NY area hospital after passing out and falling off stage during a concert on Monday. Alsina, 22, is in an ICU being treated for multiple seizures, according to published reports.

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August Alsina

R&B Singer August Alsina passed out and fell into the crowd of stunned women during a performance at Irving Plaza in NYC Monday night. Video taken by a concertgoer shows Alsina's legs going limp as he fell into the crowd. Word from Alsina's camp is the lanky 22-year-old singer hadn't eaten after smoking too much "Knockout" -- a strong Grade A++ strain of medical marijuana.

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