Losin Control

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"Losin Control"
Losin Control Russ.jpg
Single by Russ
from the album There's Really a Wolf
Released November 9, 2015
Format Digital download
Recorded 2015
Length 3:57
Songwriter(s) Russ Vitale
Producer(s) Russ
Russ singles chronology
"What They Want"
"Losin Control"
"Do It Myself"

"What They Want"
"Losin Control"
"Do It Myself"

"Losin Control" is a song by American rapper Russ. It was released on his SoundCloud page on November 9, 2015.[1] Russ included this song on his debut studio album There's Really a Wolf.[2] The song was mixed, mastered, engineered, produced, written, and performed by Russ.


Russ debuted the music video to "Losin Control" through his Vevo account on February 1, 2016.[3] As of June 2018, the song has over 172 million views on YouTube.

Commercial performance[edit]

"Losin Control" peaked at number 62 on the Billboard Hot 100. "Losin Control" is Russ' second song to appear on the Billboard Hot 100 following "What They Want". The single was certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) for sales of over a million digital copies in the United States.


Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (2016–17) Peak
US Billboard Hot 100[4] 62
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[5] 28

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (2017) Position
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[6] 63


Region Certification Certified units/Sales
Canada (Music Canada)[7] Platinum 10,000^
United States (RIAA)[8] 3× Platinum 3,000,000double-dagger

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone
double-daggersales+streaming figures based on certification alone


  1. ^ Losin Control (Prod. Russ), retrieved 2017-05-08
  2. ^ "There's Really A Wolf by Russ on Apple Music". iTunes. Retrieved 2017-05-08.
  3. ^ RussVEVO (2016-02-01), Russ - Losin Control (Official Video), retrieved 2017-05-08
  4. ^ "Russ Chart History (Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved May 16, 2017.
  5. ^ "Russ Chart History (Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved May 8, 2017.
  6. ^ "Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs – Year-End 2017". Billboard. Retrieved December 12, 2017.
  7. ^ "Canadian single certifications – Russ – Losin Control". Music Canada.
  8. ^ "American single certifications – Russ – Losin Control". Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved May 12, 2017. If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Single, then click SEARCH. 

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