Christopher Mercer, ƒ??aka Rusko was born in Leeds in 1985 to a musical family. From day dot ƒ??Rusko was surrounded by music whether it be his families piano’s, ƒ??guitars, banjo’s and saxophonesƒ??or in his later years the heavy ƒ??reggae and dub sound systems of Leeds, music has always been an integral ƒ??part of Rusko’s life.