Backpack Kid
Backpack Kid
Real Name/Full Name Russell
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Backpack Kid
Birth Place: Georgia, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 19 December 2001
Age/How Old: 21 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 163 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 4″
Weight: In Kilograms – 60 Kg
In Pounds – 132 lbs
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Blonde
Parents Name: Father –NA
Mother –Anita Redd
Siblings: Jill
School: High School Georgia
College: NA
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single
Girlfriend: NA
Wife/Spouse Name: NA
Kids/Children Name: NA
Profession: Backpack & Web Sensational Star
Net Worth: $1 Million
Last Updated: March 2023

Backpack kid is popular for his amazing and funny dance which he performs while having his backpack on his back, he is an American dancer and social media personality, he has also become one of the most recognizable social media around Atlanta he has reached the heights of popularity on Instagram.

Well, how well do you know about Backpack Kid? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Backpack Kid’s net worth in 2023, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Backpack Kid to date.

Biography and Early Life

Backpack Kid was born on 19th December 2001 he is still young though he appears to be growing up quickly and has a slim but toned body figure. Russell was raised in Lawrenceville, Georgia United States by his mother who is named Anita Redd. Although Backpack Kid is very secretive when it comes to information about his background, he mentions that he was raised alongside his younger sister named Jill. There is no information about

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Backpack Kid in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Backpack Kid’s age is 21 years old as of today’s date 27th March 2023 having been born on 19 December 2001. Though, he is 5′ 4″ in feet and inches and 163 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 132 lbs in Pound and 60 kg in Kilograms.


Russell Horning was enrolled in his local High School in Georgia and since he is only 19 years old he is still pushing with his education. In school he played football for two years in7th and 8th grade. We will update about his college studies once he gets there. Rihanna first reposted his dance on Instagram, he was just a normal high school student who occasionally posted on social media.

Backpack Kid has over 2.2 million followers on the social media platform, Russell joined the music industry and has also released two original tracks. He first posted his first video on November 2016 and his YouTube channel in October. He also makes designer backpacks, bottles, caps and socks.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

He is an American Web Sensation he began his life as an ordinary now he has become the one among the top celebrities like Kim Kardashian one unique and amazing thing in his bag you will find a bottle that does not bounce while dancing. Russian is single and he is so close with his mother she is also his manager, his favorite food is seafood in which he enjoys, when he is not  in class or too busy his favorite things he loves doing is dancing and painting, he also has his holiday destinations its London,. He performed his dance move in a church camp in 2014.

Russell got in trouble when his popular dancing style was copied in a game ‘Fornite’ he filed the copyright case against the video game. The company has also faced such charges from star Milly when they copied Milly style without permission. He created a video based on Rihanna nominated for six Grammies these video garned 550 viewers in just two days. Backpack got the chance to appear on promotional video with Lacrosse Team of Georgio Swarm this shooting happened at Ronald Regan Park; in addition to this he did commercials for campaigns.

Is Backpack Kid Gay?

He is more focused in his career in which he has proved to be ready and determined to pursue. And since he has not shown an interest in gay relationships, we can assume he is straight until proven otherwise.

Professional Career

Backpack Kid is well known US rapper, dancer and social media personality. He became famous for his role in the SNL performance of Katy Perry’s new single ‘Swish Swish’. He began posting his videos on social media while he was still very young, he quickly became viral on the internet. He is well known for his signature dance form named Flossing. He got his initial big when Rihanna tagged him in his video this led to high increase in his followers his dance video went viral and made him famous.

He was invited by Katy Perry to dance at Saturday Night Live this made him more famous he showcased his dance moves and stole the heart of all the viewers. Later he was starred in the music video for the song ‘Swish Swish’ due to his remarkable dance his dance was copied by a National Football League player known as Mack Hollins in a Philadelphia his Istagram account has more than 2 million followers. He alsp appeared in several music videos composed by the dance group Ayo, Blac Younsta and Teo. He is a professional hip-hop artist and rapper and has launched several songs.


Russell is gifted and talented he is also very active and hardworking to nature his career he performed very well and this made him to be recognized and was awarded the Best Dance Moves, he won the Shortly Award and for his trending dance moves, he won the Kids Chance Awards.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Backpack Kid in 2023

Backpack Kid Net Worth
Backpack Kid Net Worth

Russell is young and talented he has become nothing but celebrity on Instagram has also made a name for himself in the world of dance. He has become famous for his moves he has also collaborated with many dancers he has also appeared in Saturday Night Live, he is in Katy Perry music video as well as his live concert, his net worth has been estimated to be around $1 million as of 2023.

Horning is a strong criticizer of racism and is also a socially conscious person it connects people of different races he believes dancing is one medium to make the world a better place. After Rihanna gave him a shout out on her official Instagram he became an overnight viral sensation, he is also very active on social media such as Instagram, YouTube and Twitter.



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