Testimony - August Alsina
Track Listing
  1. Testify
  2. Make It Home
  3. Right There
  4. You Deserve
  5. No Love
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  1. Testify
  2. Make It Home
  3. Right There
  4. You Deserve
  5. No Love
  6. Porn Star
  7. FML
  8. Grind & Pray/Get Ya Money
  9. Ghetto
  10. Kissin' on My Tattoos
  11. Ah Yeah
  12. Mama
  13. Benediction
  14. I Luv This Sh**
  15. Numb
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For those who didn't get around to checking the brief 2013 release Downtown: Life Under the Gun, August Alsina opens his first full-length with "Testify," a ballad that, with grim elegance, lays out the New Orleans native's background. Within a matter of four minutes, he sings of abandonment, envy, poverty, desperation, survival, and the death of his brother. When he confesses, "Didn't graduate, I'm thinkin' damn, I gotta deal," it's as if he is confronting a reality that coping and selling drugs -- "just to get a meal" -- ...

Testimony 2014, Def Jam

UPC: 602537725816

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