Full Name at Birth
Russell Wendell Simmons
Date of Birth
Co-founder of Def Jam and founder of Phat Farm, Argyleculture, American Classics, Producer
Claim to Fame
Def Jam Records
William Morris Endeavor Entertainment
TV commercials for Phat Farm (2004)
TV commercial with celebrities for Macy's ["The Magic of Macy's - Morning"] (2007)
TV commercial with celebrities for Macy's ["The Magic of Macy's - New Season"] (2007)
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Russell Wendell Simmons (born October 4, 1957) is an American business magnate. He co-founded the hip hop music label Def Jam and created the clothing fashion lines Phat Farm, Argyleculture, and American Classics. Simmons has been described as the third richest figure in hip hop, having a net-worth estimate of $340 million in 2011.
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