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Bill Adler
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Age67
Birthday 18 December, 1951
Birthplace Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Bald
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Nationality American
Occupation Journalist
Claim to Fame Director of Publicity for Russell Simmons' Rush Artist Management and Def Jam Records (1984-1990). Vice President/Media Relations for Island Records (1991).
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Bill Adler is an American music journalist and critic who specializes in hip-hop. Since the early 1980s he has promoted hip-hop in a variety of capacities, including as a publicist, biographer, record label executive, documentary filmmaker, museum consultant, art gallerist, curator, and archivist. He may be best known for his tenure as director of publicity at Def Jam Recordings (1984–1990), the period of his career to which the critic Robert Christgau was referring when he described Adler as a "legendary publicist."

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