Tony Chicago Russell

Tony "Chicago" Russell is a professional touring bass player, musical director, and Grammy-nominated Producer and Songwriter from the Westside of Chicago. Currently the music director for Grammy Award-winning artist Kendrick Lamar. Tony has played for artists such as Jay Z, Diddy, John P Kee, Smokie Norful, Jamie Foxx, and many more.  

His touring rig with Kendrick since October 2022 is EBS 802 amplifiers and ProLine cabinets. 

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Instagram: @thetonychicago

The rig on the Kendrick Lamar tour in the fall of 2022.


EBS 802 Bass Amplifiers

EBS ProLine Cabinets