Prince Ea was born and raised on the North Side of St. Louis, Missouri.
With his song writing and stage presence, Prince Ea has inspired millions of people.
Listed below are some of his achievements;
- His YouTube videos have millions of hits;
- In 2009, VIBE magazine declared him Vibe Verses GRAND CHAMPION, and received a full page article in Vibe’s June 2009 edition;
- That same year, Prince Ea found and formed an organization called “Make SMART Cool” (SMART being an acronym for Sophisticating Millions and Revolutionizing Thought). The organization seeks to promote positive social change in various concrete ways from speaking at schools, organizing community events, benefit performances, partnering with community organizations, and setting up educational mentorship programs ;
- Prince Ea was also featured in the 2010 December issue of DISCOVER magazine for his academically provocative single The Brain;
- In 2011, Prince Ea graduated Summa Cum Laude from a full scholarship at the University of Missouri, St. Louis, with his B.A. in Anthropology.
- In late 2011, Prince Ea released “Backwards Rappers” video; the video was picked up by the Huffington Post, CBS, FOX, Yahoo Music and was ranked No.1 on content aggregator sites such as Reddit;
- In 2012, Prince Ea began to connect with his fan base on a more visceral level and focused on more than just music;
- Since then, he has released several extremely popular spoken words that have been featured or referenced on countless morning shows, schools such as Harvard, and daytime talk shows such as the Queen Latifah Show, the Blaze with Glenn Beck, and several others.
Here are just a few of my favorites. Watch and I’m sure you’ll be impacted in some way.
Why Most People Die Before Age 25
Working to Live or Living to Work?
How to Instantly Defeat Any Hater
I hope you got something out of these, like I have. His words really strike my heart. I can’t wait for his next one.