Background information
Birth name Ruslans Kuksinovičs
Born 4 February 1982
Liepaja, Latvia
Genres Hip Hop, RnB,Pop, Dance
Occupation(s) Producer,lyricsist,rapper,singer
Years active 1995–present


Ruslans Kuksinovičs, mostly known as Rassell is a Latvian artist who started his career in 1995 as a hip-hop artist, but he gained spotlight in 1998 when he became a member of the group called Device. Later on the band disbanded and he started to work with other artists and he writes the lyrics of the songs they sing together.

North Vision Song Contest

Rassell is a usual participant in Latvijas Dziesma Festival. His best result is when he won along with Samanta Tīna with their song Esi man klāt. This was eventually the first time a man represented Latvia, though it wasn't a purely 100% male debut. He was a spokesperson in the 6th edition