A longtime friend and mentor, Kathy Iandoli, teamed up with Mobb Deep’s Prodigy to help him write a cookbook of creative recipes he learned while behind bars. I transcribed all of their sit-downs, (and even got a shout in the thank you’s of the book!) so of course I couldn’t miss the launch party! It was a pleasure to run into my former boss and forever fave, Angie Martinez, as well as the awesomely dope Jojo!
You can buy the book now wherever books are sold! Here’s a link to make it easy, though.
Mobb Deep rapper Prodigy announced today the release of two books in 2016. Writer, author and all-around badass (because she’s awesome and also happens to be my mentor), Kathy Iandoli, will be collaborating with him to help write them.
Commissary Kitchen will be part cookbook, part anecdotal storybook, and it will detail Prodigy’s prison experience through his meals. Some of the recipes will be classic prison offerings, while others will serve as the catalyst for greater stories throughout his three years prison term.