Russell Horning Biography
Birthday: December 19, 2001 (Sagittarius)
Born In: Lawrenceville, Georgia
Russell Horning is an American dancer and social media personality. Also known by the nickname the ‘Backpack Kid’, he is popular for his amazing and funny dance moves which he performs while having a backpack on his back. Incredibly popular on Instagram, he has become one of the most recognizable social media personalities around Atlanta. Horning was just a normal high school student who occasionally posted on social media until the day Rihanna first reposted his dance on Instagram, garnering him a fan club overnight. Currently, with over 2.2 million followers on the social media platform, he’s ruling over Instagram like a celebrity and totally enjoying the experience! He has released two original tracks, ‘2 Litt’ and ‘Flossin,’ and plans to join the music industry one day. Talking of his personal life, he was born in Lawrenceville, Georgia, and grew up with his younger sister. A socially conscious person, he is a strong criticizer of racism. He also believes that dancing is one medium to make the world a better place as it connects people of different races.