Laura Checkoway

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2011

    Rock-Critic Pop Quiz: How Deep Is Your Mobb Deep Knowledge?

    ​Queens rap legend Prodigy of Mobb Deep is officially out of jail after three long years, and we have a pretty authoritative feature about his last days in the bing. Our own Laura Checkoway (who co-wrote his autobiography My Infamous Life, due this month via Touchstone Books) gets closer than ... More >>

  • Music

    April 13, 2011

    Prodigy Speaks Freely

    The Mobb Deep MC is out of jail and ready to look back on his life

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2011

    This Week In The Voice: Prodigy's Return, Slaughterhouse's Dilemma

    ​In this week's Voice music section: Laura Checkoway speaks to Mobb Deep's Prodigy, who's looking back on his long, storied life after a three-year stint in the Mid-State Correctional Facility; and Phillip Mlynar tackles the dilemma faced by Slaughterhouse as they try to balance their undergro ... More >>