Russell Simmons (Entrepreneur) – Age, Birthday, Bio, Facts, Family, Net Worth, Height & More

Russell Wendell Simmons is an American businessman, recording director, writer and film producer. He co-founded hip-hop label Def Jam Recordings and created Phat Farm, Argyleculture and Tantris clothing lines. Simmons’ net worth is estimated at around $ 340 million in 2011. Simmons has been charged with misconduct and sexual assault on 20 women, and has resigned with Def Jam Recordings and other companies later. these allegations. In 2018, it was reported that Simmons moved to Bali, Indonesia, where there is no extradition treaty to the United States

Born Russell Wendell Simmons, October 4, 1957, Queens, New York City, New York, U.S.
Occupation Entrepreneur, writer, record executive, film producer
Years active 1984–present
Net worth $340 million (2011)
Children 2
Relatives Joseph Simmons (brother), Danny Simmons (brother)

Co-founded the successful apparel lines Phat Farm, Argyleculture, and American Classics, as well as co-founding the hip-hop music company Def Jam.

He attended City College of New York for a year before leaving to pursue his love of promoting local bands.

With a net worth of $340 million in 2011, he became one of the wealthiest figures in hip-hop.

Before divorcing, he married Kimora Lee Simmons in 1998 and the couple had two daughters, Ming and Aoki .

He and Rick Rubin co-founded their record company and collaborated with some of the most popular musicians of their time.

American expatriates in Indonesia. African American Fashion Designers. African-American non-fiction writer. Vegan activists. American fashion businessman. American health activists. American businessmen in the retail sector. American business writer. African American businessman. CEO of the American music industry. American computer businessman

Latest information about Russell Simmons updated on September 09 2021.