UK drill rapper and MC Russ went viral with his song and dance "Gun Lean." The track peaked at number 9 on the UK Singles Chart, becoming the first UK drill track to reach the top 10. He began recording songs in 2016 and was part of the Splash Music Group. LD, Taze and Digga D were featured on the track "Gun Lean Remix."
In April 2019 his follow-up single "Keisha & Becky" with Tion Wayne entered the UK Singles Chart at number 19, and later peaked at number seven.