We can finally breathe a sigh of relief! August Alsina, 22, awoke on Sept. 19 after spending three days in a coma following a collapse on stage! The R&B singer took right to Instagram to share what he looks like now, in the hospital, and to thank the one who has been by his side through it all.
R&B singer, August Alsina has one thing to say after spending three days in a coma — and that’s thank you. The singer showed a somewhat graphic photo revealing that he had woken up after collapsing on stage during a NYC show on Sept. 16. We’re so happy to hear that he’s finally on the road to recovery!
August Alsina Wakes Up
August posted a shocking photo on Instagram, which showed him in a hospital bed, wearing an oxygen mask on his face and a neck brace. Next to him was his best friend.
“This is a bit graphic but i wanted to share this w/ every follower of mine,” he wrote. “iWoke up out of a 3 day coma… &This guy @banggang_moneyteam right here never once left my side. What I’m tryna say is cherish the ones in life who cherish you & take good care of yourself. Your life can be gone in a split second’. I’m recovering well and thankyou for all of your prayers & concerns. -Yung.”
Following August’s collapse, a member of his security team, Terrance Holloway released a statement to reveal what happened:
“Hey everybody! Asina nation; all our auggies! This big T… just letting everybody know that yungin’ is OK and making a full recovery… He was super dehydrated. he’s good, he’s stable, and sleeping like a baby! He gave me a thumbs up b4 I walked out of his room. I know y’all love my goon just as much as I do. Thank you for all ya prayers, tweets, IG love and all that. NY we owe u a few more songs… be back soon. Love
We’re so happy to hear that he’s getting better after dehydration!
— Emily Longeretta