Albert “Prodigy” Johnson
Albert “Prodigy” Johnson (November 2, 1974 – June 20, 2017) was a rapper and one-half of the Hip Hop duo Mobb Deep with Havoc. Prodigy has sold millions of albums, performed throughout the world, and recorded with the elite of hip-hop, R&B, and rock with his signature style of hard-core, reality-based music.
Johnson was also partners with Akashic Books to create the Infamous Books Imprint. Their first release, in July of 2013, was the novella H.N.I.C., a story of loyalty, vengeance, and greed which was also written by Johnson. Prodigy first book was the critically acclaimed autobiography My Infamous Life which was published in 2011. Infamous also published the works of JaQuavis Coleman, Mazaradi Fox, Miasha, Shannon Holmes, and others