Russell Russy Simmons Wiki, Age, Girlfriend, Family, Biography & More

Russell Russy Simmons


Russell Russy Simmons is a rapper, singer, actor, and songwriter. He is the son of famous singer and musician, Joseph Simmons.


Russy Simmons was born on August 30, 1997 (Age: 21 years old, as in 2018) in Saddle River, Bergen County, New Jersey, USA. His father, Joseph Simmons, is a famous musician, rapper, and actor. He received his primary education from a High School in his hometown.

Physical Appearance

  • Height: 168 cm or 5′ 6″


Russel Russy Simmons was born to Joseph Simmons and Justine Jones. His father is a singer, rapper, and actor and his mother is a Jewelry seller.

Parents of Russy Simmons

Russy has three siblings: Two brothers- Daniel “Diggy” Simmons III, Russell “Russy” Simmons II and one sister-  Victoria Anne Simmons.

Russy Simmons with his family

Russy Simmons with his brothers

In 1983, his father married Valerie Vaughn so, Russy has three half-siblings; one-half-brother- Joseph “JoJo” Ward Simmons, Jr. and two half-sisters- Vanessa Simmons, and Angela Simmons.

Russy Simmons with his brothers and Sister Angela Simmons

Russy Simmon’s sisters- Angela Simmons and Vanessa Simmons


Russy is an emerging rapper, singer, musician, and actor. He has rapped and sung a number of songs such as  Someone Like You, The Christmas Song, Find Your Love, etc.

He has also appeared with his parents and younger sister, Miley on the shows “Rev Runs Around the World” which is aired on Travel Channel and “Rev Run’s Sunday Suppers” on the Cooking Channel.


Russy has also been nominated to Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Male Reality Star.

Favorite Things

  • Food(s): Pasta, Chocolate Cake
  • Actress: Scarlett Johansson


  • His sister, Victoria Anne Simmons, died of omphalocele.
  • Russy was named after his uncle, Russell Simmons who is an entrepreneur, record producer, and author.

    Russell Simmons, uncle of Russy Simmons

  • Danny Simmons is also Russy’s uncle who is a painter.
  • Aoki Lee Simmons and Ming Lee Simmons are his cousins.
  • Russy’s hobbies are listening to music, watching movies, traveling, etc.