James Prince or “J Prince” is a popular name when it comes to boxing. He is not a boxer but has managed many boxers, including Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Andre Ward. The businessman has also managed rap artists and is the Chief Executive Officer of Rap-a-Lot Records. He has been promoting the rap artists from Houston for over two decades. Here is a quick summary of net worth, career, and earnings of J Prince in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
James Prince was born on 31 October 1964, in Houston, Texas. Not much is known about his childhood details. There is also no information about his parents as well as siblings. He has been a native of Houston and has done for the city of Houston.
There are also no details about his educational details. However, he has been committed to the development of Houston, for which he has also received honours. He must be an educated man as he can think and perform.
When it comes to his personal life, J Prince has been successfully married to his wife Mary Prince. The couple has been living together for over 23 years. It has not been known if he was in a relationship with any other women. With Mary, his relationship is going very strong and they and they are the parents of Jas Prince and Brandy Prince. His son Jas is also a popular business executive who has got many followers on Instagram.
Career, Award & Nominations
J Prince founded Rap-A-Lot Records in 1986. Two years later, the label released the debut album of Raheem called ‘The Vigilante’. Throughout the years, his label has released many albums for various artists like ‘’ Grip It! On That Other Level’ (Geto Boys), ‘Mr. Scarface Is Back’ (Scarface), ‘Ghetto Dope’ (5th Ward Boyz), ‘Loved by Few, Hated by Many’ (Willie D), ‘Still Pimping’ (Pimp C), ‘The Fundamentals’ (Juvenile), ‘’ United Ghettos of America Vol. 2’ (Yukmouth), and many more.
He is committed to supporting artists from Houston. For this, he was honoured by Bill White, who is the Mayor of Houston. He has also received the Hip Hop Honours Awards at the VH1 Awards in 2010. J is involved in several philanthropic efforts and educates the youth about the prevention of HIV/AIDS. He has created a community center in Houston’s 5th Ward neighbourhood.
J Prince is also credited for discovering artists like Drake, Ca$h Money, and Young Money. He is not just involved in music and community work but has also been a boxing manager. He has managed many top names in boxing like Floyd Mayweather Jr. as well as Andre Ward. He has always been dedicated to the development of his city whether through promoting artists or through educating children and youth.
Net Worth & Earnings
How much could be the net worth of a person who has produced many albums for various artists in his career? He has successfully been enough to amass a net worth of over $60 million. The source of this wealth is by releasing albums for artists like Z-Ro, Trae, Scarface, Devin the Dude, Bun B, Pimp C, Belo Zero, Geto Boys, UTP, and many others. His albums have sold many copies across the USA.
J Prince is a very influential man and he has been an inspiring figure for many artists. Right from the time of his career, he has promoted only the youth of Houston. He is a successful CEO who has done a lot for philanthropy. We expect him to do even better both in music and philanthropy.