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Russ' 2017 Debut Album 'There's Really A Wolf' Earns Platinum Certification

As a reminder, Russ produced, mixed, mastered and engineered the album.

Two and a half weeks shy of its one year anniversary, Russ' debut album, There's Really a Wolf, has been certified Platinum by the RIAA.

"DEBUT ALBUM JUST WENT PLATINUM. No features. 100% produced mixed mastered engineered written by me FANS WE DID IT!!" Russ wrote on Instagram in classic Russ-ian fashion. 

There's Really A Wolf is the first Platinum album certification of Russ' career and his third in total, following Platinum singles "What They Want" and "Losing Control." It is his eighth certification overall. 



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The Jersey-born native of Atlanta is currently hard at work on the follow-up to There's Really A Wolf, which will arrive sometime later this year.


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