In November 2013, Russell Curtis defeated nine other countries and was crowned Grand Champion at the Yamaha Asian Beat Band Competition held in Jakarta. This makes his the only Malaysian team to have emerged as champions overseas in the 16 years that the competition has been running.
After launching his debut album in 2014, he received two AIM (Anugerah Industri Muzik) nominations for “Best New Artiste” and “Best English Song Of The Year” for his own composition, Sons.
- LG Electronics - 2006-2007
- Godin Guitars (ACS Multiact Nylon) - 2008 to 2010
- Godin Guitars (Multiact SA) - 2010 to 2015
- Yamaha Silent Guitar SLG-200 - 2016 to current