Prince grew up in Flushing, Queens but the neighborhood he considers his real home is in Jamaica, Queens, the same place his mom struggled to get him away from. Prince's best friend in Jamaica is his cousin Timmy. The two have similar backgrounds, but while Prince has stayed focused on school and staying out of trouble, Timmy has joined a gang. Prince story talks about two similar lives with important differences.
Prince was mentored by Jim Colgan.