Rvssian, the Jamaican producer famous for producing and making the 2010 hit single “Straight Jeans and Fitted” with Vybz Kartel, continues to achieve success and acclaim in the music world as he recently received his second platinum record.
Since gaining popularity in the Dancehall world, Rvssian has also show his prowess in the Hip-Hop industry.
He has worked on American rapper, Kevin Gates, debut album called Islah which was released in January 2016.
Rvssian, whose real name is Tarik Johnston, is cited on the album as the sole producer of a track entitled ‘The Truth,’ which serves as an explanation by Gates of an incident in which a kicked a female fan in the chest.
Gates was recently found guilty of misdemeanor battery in a Florida court.
The album peaked at number 2 on the billboard album charts and has 15 tracks which includes the smash single, 2 Phones.
Rvssian also recently released a song “Privado,” which has amassed over 13 million views online. The song features Konshens, Farruko and Nicky Jam.
Rvssian rose to prominence in 2008 after being discovered by Dancehall superstar, Vybz Kartel, producing his char-topping hit, Life Sweet before later producing hits for him such as Straight Jeans and Fitted and Look Pon Wi.
He has produced hits for other signature names such as Konshens, Ce’Cile, Tarrus Riley and Aidonia, among others.
Some of his current projects include Hole Digger by Konshens and J Capri as well as the Tweety Bird Riddim which features Christopher Martin, Bugle, QQ and others.