New Russ Songs, Mixtapes & Videos


Russ, Anderson .Paak & the Art of Perfecting Your Craft [Feature ]

American Idol meets aspiring rappers is what BET accomplished with One Shot, its 2016 competition showcase. For the first time on television, hip-hop dream chasers were able to fight for a chance to escalate their... Read More


Russ ‘There’s Really A Wolf’ Cheat Code Album Review [Feature ]

Russ is a rare breed: he reps Atlanta, but sounds—and looks—unlike anybody else coming out of the city; he’s D.I.Y. to the fullest, handling everything from the songwriting to production to engineering; and... Read More


Russ Announces 20-Track Debut ‘There’s Really a Wolf,’ Out May 5 [Feature ]

Atlanta emcee/singer/producer/engineer Russ, a former DJBooth Top Prospect and a Rap Box series alum, has announced the release of his debut album, There's Really a Wolf, on May 5.This is 250+ songs & 11... Read More


Russ Captures Second Gold Certification in Three Months for “Losin Control” [Feature ]

In January, Russ captured the first RIAA certification of his career when his hit single "What They Want" was certified Gold.Less than three months later, the Columbia Records signee has put another on the board, earning a... Read More


Russ’ “New” Single & The Art of Working a Record [Feature ]

February 27 is the urban radio "impact date" for Russ' "new" single "Losin Control".... which was originally released on November 9, 2015.Confused? Allow me to explain further.Later this month, Russ' label,... Read More


“Stop Acting Like You’re Popping”: Russ Continues to Expose Fakes [Feature ]

Four months ago, I spoke with blossoming rap star Russ about the secret signings happening behind the scenes in the music industry.Rap artists signing record deals and withholding the news isn’t a new phenomenon, but... Read More


10 Rappers Who Are Going to Blow Up in 2017 [Feature ]

Predicting which artists are going to blow is an extremely difficult task. So many factors decide who truly breaks through to the mainstream, and with trends, styles, and even careers starting up and dying off at... Read More


Russ’ “Psycho (Pt. 2)” Has Hit Single Written All Over It [Feature ]

Russ is no stranger to DJBooth. Over the past 10 months, the recent Columbia Records signee has been featured on our pages a whopping 26 times.That number includes newly-released song "Psycho (Pt. 2)," a self-produced... Read More


Exposing The Fake: Russ Keeps It Real About Labels Signing Artists In Secret [Feature ]

There’s a door in place that separates the secrets of the music industry from public view. At times the door cracks; a secret will scurry out like a dirty rodent across a clean kitchen floor, and we all stare... Read More


Russ - Be Somebody [Stream & Download]

DIEMON triple-thread (emcee, singer and producer) Russ has released Be Somebody, yet another self-produced Editor’s Pick. This marks the sixth Booth feature for the LA transplant in just the last six weeks. Impressive. Read More


Russ - Juice & Sauce [Stream & Download]

Russ is the gift that just keeps on giving. Today, the DIEMON artist and producer released Juice & Sauce, a self-produced loosie that isn’t currently attached to a larger body of work. The record features a singing... Read More


Russ - My Window [Stream & Download]

Longtime Booth fave Russ, who has appeared on our pages more than any other artist this calendar year, visits The DJBooth for the 26th time by climbing through My Window. The excellent, self-produced record is not (yet)... Read More


Russ - Real Player Sh*t ft. Bugus [Stream & Download]

Russ is on some Real Player Sh*t in his newest freebie, the latest in a long line of loose releases from the Diemon phenom. Self-produced as usual, the effort finds frequent collaborator Bugus behind the mic as well. Want... Read More


Russ - Too Many [Stream & Download]

“When the boss talks you should close your mouth,” though as the boss, Russ always has something to say. The Booth regular and Diemon phenom lets loose yet another self-produced loose effort, Too Many, flexing his... Read More


Russ - Lick [Stream & Download]

“We’re about to hit a Lick...” croons Russ in yet another loose release. His own downtempo production sets the stage for this slow-burner, as the Diemon artist strikes another smooth balance of rapping and... Read More


Russ - Forbes List [Stream & Download]

While Russ might not make the Dean’s List, he’s still betting he’ll make the Forbes List. While it’s been a couple of weeks since the Booth regular’s last feature, don’t worry, he’s... Read More


Russ - Dr. Seuss [Stream & Download]

Much like Rich Homie, Russ will simply not stop going in. His latest in a long line of loosies, Dr. Seuss, is a soulful ballad from the Diemon buzzmaker that asks where all the the time has gone, as he croons over the gentle... Read More


Russ - Lapped [Stream & Download]

You should know the drill by now, Russ is back with another freebie so catch up because you’re about to get Lapped. Not too much singing from the Read More


Russ - Bugatti Stranger [Stream & Download]

Russ has been dropping off quality records weekly for months now, and today the Booth mainstay returns with yet another loosie. Bugatti Stranger is another mellowed-out jam, produced by Russ himself, and this time he’s... Read More


Russ - Your Favorite Rapper [Stream & Download]

Is Russ Your Favorite Rapper? With quality releases coming every single week, he’s certainly making the case. On his latest downtempo, self-produced freebie, which he’s dubbed as one of his favorites, he details a... Read More


Russ - Brooklyn Freestyle [Stream & Download]

You should know the drill by now; another week, another dope freebie from Russ. Over the steady knock of his own production once again, the young phenom and DJBooth Top Prospect kicks some real knowledge on Brooklyn... Read More


Russ - Single Parent Anthem [Stream & Download]

Yesterday saw the release of many anthems in celebration of 4/20, and while Russ ended up releasing his own Anthem late in the day, his was in fact giving credit to all the Single Parents out there. In the Booth fave’s... Read More


Russ - If I Died ft. Bugus [Stream & Download]

“If I died would you feel like crying?” This is just one of the many questions posed by Russ in his latest loosie, following up last week’s reader-approved 99. Over the soulful sounds of “one of [his]... Read More


Russ - 99 ft. TOTEM & paulina [Stream & Download]

Ready for your weekly dose of Russ, who shows no signs of stopping until the whole world screams his name? The DJBooth Top Prospect drops off the follow-up to last week’s Brand New, 99, in which the multitalented phenom... Read More


Russ - Brand New [Stream & Download]

Based on his output recently, many Booth loyalists may have been hoping to hear some Brand New music from Russ this week. Just like that, the DJBooth Top Prospect and recent RapBox Freestyle alum follows up last week’s... Read More