"Russell Elliot's "Orbit" is the perfect addition to your breakup playlist"
"Russell Elliot's latest music video, for single "On You," takes the R&B singer's smoldering jam and brings it's sexy vibe lyrics to life."
- Paper Magazine
"A sultry black-and-white throwback to easy 90's cool, "On You" harmonizes as an empowering celebration of bodies, sexualities, and ethnicities, facing an uncertain future with unity and defiance."
"Russell Elliot is a groundbreaking 23-year-old R&B artist currently based in Brooklyn, NY. Over the last few years, Elliot has built himself an extremely loyal fan-base, one rooted in his penchant for the progressive."
- Tidal Rising Top 5 Pick Of The Week
Celebrating the viral success of his debut video and 2017 SXSW performance, Elliot and his loyal fan base of mindful audiophiles are eagerly anticipating his sophomore EP and a new series of music videos.
Elliot’s 2015 debut EP has garnered 90K+ streams on Spotify. The music video for infectious lead single, Around (premiered with OUT Magazine) has over a million views on YouTube. Russell has performed around NYC in venues such as Webster Hall, Mercury Lounge, and The Knitting Factory. He’s played Boston University, James Madison University, and Sofar Sounds showcases throughout the Northeast and Midwest.
When asked about the message behind his music, Elliot has said the following: “You won't find misogyny on my records. We need to start addressing that great music is being written without it. We need to stop perpetuating hurtful cultural norms in music. You will find an irreverent embracing of the complexities surrounding sex, love, and sexuality on my record. In short, you'll find the truth.”
For more information and upcoming show dates please visit www.russellelliot.com