Artist [August Alsina], 22, went on Instagram and shared some personal information on May 15. Alsina causing a social media frenzy on FB, IG, Twitter and more. Known for his recording hit “I Luv This S**t,”! August spoke on a disease that has caused him to go blind in one eye. He posted a photo on Instagram showing his eyes glowing like a super hero's as he under went laser surgery. August says,
"So I have this eye disease.. Blind in my left, and losing vision in my right. In order to prevent my eyesight from deteriorating I had to do this surgery. This s*** is beyond painful & Life be throwin’ a n***a curve balls but what I’ve gained from it all is priceless… A lot of things that are so natural to us in life (like waking up and being able to see) we can take it for granted. Thank God the OG for allowing me to see. The good the bad the ugly, I’m just glad to see."
August acknowledges the pain that is occured during the process of the surgery. MTV reported, August had passed out in New York City on September 19, 2014, on stage. August ended up in a coma that lasted three days. Many friends, including [Nicki Minaj] stopped by and took pictures with Alsina, Nicki calls him bro. Shoutout to August, The Durtty Team is praying for you brother. Be Greatful of your daily Blesssings!