August Alsina's Sister Passes Away After Battle With Cancer

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August Alsina’s household has been struck by tragedy.

On Wednesday (Dec. 26), the previous XXL Freshman used his Instagram account to announce that his sister Chandra handed away on Christmas night time (Dec. 25) after a bout with most cancers. He made his announcement by importing a tribute video devoted to his late sister. In the video, which begins with Chandra serving to to type Alsina's hair, we hear items of an Alsina's "Other Side" and see photos of his sister. The caption for the put up helps contextualize what was misplaced when his sister handed.

"Chandra… @_chachacha My Sister, My pal, life giver to my nieces, my hair magician, my greatest supporter, my primary fan," wrote the “Wait” performer. "We misplaced such an attractive soul on Christmas Night To the battle with most cancers. I’m Utterly devastated & Deeply shattered! Not just for myself, however for my three little nieces, whom are actually robbed of BOTH dad and mom."

"First they killed Mel, Now Cancer has stolen you," he continues. "What is life? Why is life? Why is THIS life? I’m calling on God for the solutions. I don’t query God however THIS I’m not in settlement with. After Mel left I used to be all the time pushing you and onerous on you about determining life’s course & goal for your self..encouraging your entrepreneurship with principally my worry talking. Afraid & wanting my nieces to see an instance of hustle, drive, willpower and confidence by means of you in order that they’d observe go well with as younger ladies."

At the tip of his caption for the put up, Alsina defined that will probably be tough for him to just accept the premature demise of his sister.

"I’ve hassle accepting the truth that you’re gone, so it’ll be like we’re simply going for some time with out seeing one another Someday hopefully I’ll discover you the place you’re, the place Peace is. Please say whats up to Melvin & hug him for me, & simply ask God to cowl the feelings of the ladies and permit their hearts to be open, accepting and capable of obtain love…I’m a DAD now & I’ve three daughters, & i don’t know the slightest factor about it or the place to begin however sadly I/we all know loss too properly. Rest In Peace my dearest candy sister..You made it out of this hell gap."

XXL sends condolences to August Alsina and his household. Read the singer's heartfelt tribute to his sister beneath.