- Name: Russ
- Age: 25 years old
- Height: 5ft 6in (168 cm)
- Occupation: Rapper
- Net Worth: US $8 Million
- Status: Alive
Russ is an American rapper, singer/songwriter and music producer. He rose to prominence with the Billboard Hot 100 singles “What They Want” and “Losin Control”. His discography include the Gold certified album, There’s Really a Wolf (2017). He’s affiliated with the rap collective ‘Diemon Crew’. Russell “Russ” Vitale was born on September 26, 1992 in Secaucus, New Jersey. The family lived briefly in North Carolina followed by Kentucky. They eventually settled in the state of Georgia. Russ briefly attended Kennesaw State University. He dropped out to focus on his music career.
Russ started out writing raps and putting together beats an early age. He also experimented with various instruments including the guitar. His music influences include rappers 50 Cent and Eminem. The bulk of Russ’ music can be found on his SoundCloud page. With more than 100 uploads, his SoundCloud has grown to 640K+ subscribers and millions of spins. Russ is the head of the rap collective/label ‘Diemon’. The acronym stands for “Do It Everyday, Music Or Nothing”. Russ’ early projects include Velvet (2011), Apollo 13 (2012), Straight From Limbo (2013), Color Blind (2013) and Pink Elephant (2014). He entered the spotlight in 2015 with the release of “What They Want” and “Losin Control”. Both songs charted on the Billboard Hot 100 at #83 and #62 respectively. They went on to achieve Platinum certification.
Russ inked a partnership with Columbia Records in mid 2016. His debut studio album, There’s Really a Wolf, was released in May 2017 by Russ My Way Inc. and Columbia. It peaked at #7 on the Billboard 200 and #4 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart. The album sold 49,000 copies during opening week. It was led by the previously mentioned singles “What They Want” and “Losin Control”. Other songs from the album include “Me You”, “Pull the Trigger” and “Do It Myself”. His second album, Zoo, was released in September 2018. Russ’ YouTube channel boasts more than 535 million video views. His popularity extends to Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. In 2017, he was featured on the track “Issues” from PnB Rock‘s debut album, Catch These Vibes.PERSONAL
Russ is about 5ft 6in tall and he’s of Italian descent. He has two different color eyes (iris) due to heterochromia. His net worth is estimated at $8 million. He was ranked #20 on the 2018 Forbes Hip-Hop Cash Kings list with $15 million. In addition to music/shows, he sells a variety of merchandise for both men and women.
Russ Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki
- Birth Name: Russell Vitale
- Birthday: September 26, 1992
- How Old : Age: 25 years old
- Place of Birth: Secaucus, New Jersey, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Libra
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 6in (168 cm)
- Occupation: Rapper, Singer, Songwriter, Music Producer
- Years Active: 2007-present
- Net Worth & Salary: US $8 Million
- Death-O-Meter: Alive