Is Russell Simmons single? Career, Net worth, Personal life, Childhood, Facts, Controversy

November 9, 2018Is Russell Simmons single? Career, Net worth, Personal life, Childhood, Facts, Controversy

Who is Russell Simmons?

Russell Wendell Simmons is a dynamic and talented American entrepreneur, record producer, and author. He is the chair and CEO of Rush Communications and co-founded hip-hop music and clothing fashion.

How was the Childhood of Russell Simmons?

Russell Simmons was born on October 4, 1957, on Queens, New York City, U.S.A. He was born to Daniel Sr. and Evelyn as the second child. He has two siblings; Joseph Simmons and Daniel Simmons Jr. Simmons attended August Martin High School and graduated in 1975. Russell also attended City College of New York. It was the city college where Simmons met young DJ Kurt Walker. DJ Kurt Walker influenced Russell to participate in Hip-hop.

When and how did Russell Simmons start his Career progression?

Simmons with Rick Rubin Cofounded Def Jam in 1983. In 1985, Simmons co-produced and appeared in the film 'Krush Groove'. Simmons Company includes over 10 businesses and 3 non-profits organizations. Simmons, along with his partner Stan Lathan, has additionally made TV hits HBO Def Comedy Jam and Def Poetry Jam. In 1996, Simmons co-produced the hit film The Nutty Academician. In 2003, Simmons co-founded Rush Card, a prepaid debit card provider.

In 1992, Simmons launched the covering line Phat Fashions. Simmons's connections with documented rap artists helped to market the covering line to a large audience. Pat Fashions encompassed not solely hip-hop covering for men, however additionally women and kids. Phat Fashions grew with complete with the addition of bijou, perfume, and alternatives.

Russell Simmons founded the Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation in 1995. Simmons has written many books that mirror his experiences within the diversion business and his personal beliefs.

How much is the Net Worth of Russell Simmons?

As of 2019, the net worth of Russell is estimated to be nearly $340 Million. His net worth includes Saddle River New Jersey Home and Lower Manhattan Home. He also has luxury car collections. Among them, he also has Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe car, which is worth 400 thousand dollars and a mini cooper. He owns Def Jam, Simmons Lathan Media film Production Company, and Rush Communication.

Who is in the Personal life of Russell Simmons? Is he single?

Russell Simmons married model Kimora Lee on December 20, 1998. The couples have three kids. They have two daughters Ming Lee and Aoki Lee and a son Jamal Simmons. Although the couples separated in 2006, they officially divorced in 2008. Russell started dating Shannon Elizabeth in 2014 but could not last long.

Facts and Controversy of Russell Simmons

In August 2013, Simmons launched the arguable Harriet Harriet Tubman Sex Tape parody video on his YouTube channel, that semiconductor diode to public outrage and plenty of critic’s hatred.

In November 2017, model Keri Claussen Khalighi a defendant Simmons of sexually assaulting her in 1991. Simmons and Brett Ratner, UN agency was a defendant by Khalighi of observation them while not intervening once she asked for his facilitate.

In 2017, author Jenny Lumet claimed that Simmons had molested her. In the same year, Times printed an investigatory report during which five women defendant Simmons of sexual misconduct; as well as associate degree alleged rape. The big apple Times printed the accounts of four different women UN agency defendant Simmons of inappropriate conduct as well as three alleged rapes.


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