Russ Teases R&B Album With Features From Keyshia Cole, Ari Lennox, Kehlani

Russ Teases RB Album With Features From Keyshia Cole Ari Lennox Kehlani - Russ Teases R&B Album With Features From Keyshia Cole, Ari Lennox, KehlaniIt’s just an idea at the moment, but it’s something that fans would love to see materialize.

He’s known for giving melodic -infused rap singles regularly, but Russ wanted to make sure that the industry didn’t forget that he can bring bars as well. The singer-songwriter is respected in the industry for being someone who not only navigates his own career as an independent artist but also helps to educate rising artists who are trying to find their footing.Last month, Russ delivered Chomp, his five-track  that may have been limited in the number of songs but packed a punch. The project featured KXNG Crooked, Ab-Soul, DJ Premier, Busta Rhymes, Benny The Butcher, and Black Thought, and in a recent interview with Apple Music, he spoke about the purpose of the project.

wanted to rap with the best. It’s like when you’re younger playing basketball and you’re trying to the older kids. was trying to play up,” Russ said of his quality features. “’ve done a project like this. The fans that know the depth of my catalog know have stuff all over. But knew that one doesn’t really do it. When you five songs in a row it’s like, alright, got it.”

He also touched on being misunderstood. “A lot of people have misconstrued my perspective on my peers, thinking that ’t like them, or ’t want to collaborate,” said Russ. “And that’s really not the case, just  came into this with connections, so didn’t know anyone. So the whole narrative of ‘Russ doesn’t with anyone else,’ it’s like, well because ’t know anyone.”

Aside proving that he has the bars to compete with the best of the best, Russ also may be lining up a smooth record with coveted features, as well. “That’s definitely been thought about,” he said. “ might have to come with five songs and it’s and Keyshia Cole, and Kehlani, and  Lennox, and there’s not an ounce of rap on it. And you put that right next to  and it’s like, enjoy.”


Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.