"My Infamous Life: The Autobiography of Mobb Deep's Prodigy" by Albert (Prodigy) Johns

Updated: Jan 30, 2020

TITLE: My Infamous Life: The Autobiography of Mobb Deep's Prodigy

AUTHOR: Albert (Prodigy) Johnson and Laura Checkoway

PUBLISHER: Touchstone

PUBLISHED DATE: April 1, 2011

ISBN: 9781439103180

PAGES: 320

Prodigy's life reads like a best selling street lit novel. Deadass. I listened to the audiobook which was incredibly produced. Prodigy includes sound effects and music to bring the story to life. He narrates the book himself, and I could truly visualize everything he was saying. This is a gritty illicit straight-no-chaser autobiography, and if you're here for that, this will deliver.

If you are unfamiliar with Prodigy, you'll be surprised to learn that he comes from a musical family, and a family connected to the history of New York City. His mother,