Hate him or love him, you may’t deny the truth that Russ is a fairly rattling gifted artist. You might not like the best way carries a chip on his shoulder or perhaps talks down on some youthful rappers or what they rap about, however the ATL native is a one-man machine creating charting hits. Hell, some folks get mad when Russ refers to himself as a producer-engineer-songwriter-rapper, which ANYONE would too if they may say all that, however Russ lives that life for actual. In truth, Russ is a lot extra gifted than what he will get credit score for that he’s quietly doing issues within the hip-hop world that nobody has ever executed earlier than. For occasion, Russ is reportedly the very first artist in hip-hop to go platinum with no options, whereas additionally dealing with the ENTIRE manufacturing on the album as effectively. He did such a feat on his newest venture, There’s Really A Wolf.
This accolade was shared on Russ’ IG web page Monday morning, earlier than Hot 97’s Ebro gave him some reward and confirmed love by reposting it as effectively.
Now you is perhaps pondering what about J. Cole? He went platinum with no options as effectively, however he did not deal with the venture’s ENTIRE manufacturing. Apparently Cole did about 75% his KOD album and Forest Hills Drive, however not the complete factor, making Russ the lone “wolf” to succeed in such a feat.
Check out the IG posts (beneath) and congrats to Russ.