Prodigal Sunn also known as “Sunzini the Ace,” is a an acclaimed member and visionary behind Sunz Of Man, the first group associated with the legendary Wu Tang Clan, along with fellow members Killah Priest, Hell Razah, and 60 Sec Assassin.
As the first group to ever sign with Wu Tang Records in 1993, the Sunz of Man gained notoriety with numerous hit singles, “Soldiers of Darkness”, “No Love Without Hate”, “5 Arch Angels”, “Bloody Choice” and “House of Steel”. The group went on to release two group albums, “The Last Shall Be First” in 1998, which was executive produced by the RZA and the hit single “Shining Star,” produced by Wyclef which featured the iconic late Ol Dirty Bastard and Earth, Wind & Fire. This worldwide praised album reached gold and in 2003 they released another group album “Saviorz Day,” which was executive produced by Prodigal Sunn himself.
After the Sunz of Man’s worldwide success, Prodigal Sunn became an international sensation winning a Grammy Award in France for La Saga with IAM in 1998, and a VIVA Award in Germany for DJ Tomek, featuring GZA in 2001.
Admired as one of the most driven Wu Tang affiliates, Prodigal Sunn has made guest appearances in and out of the Wu Tang camp and was rewarded by RZA to be the one of the very few Wu Tang Killa Bee members to be featured on an official Wu Tang Clan album, “Iron Flag.”
In 2003, Prodigal Sunn formed his first company, Gods Inc., which released his first solo, entitled, “The Return of the Prodigal Sunn,” two years later.
Prodigal Sunn’s hard passion and charisma opened Hollywood doors with an appearance in “Sex and the City” in 1999. He also co- produced a documentary about Hip Hop alongside Jay-Z, Outkast and many other American rap artists as well hosted the Hip Hop documentary “Up and Above,” before starting his own show with dirt bike champion Ronnie Faisst. After achieving success this level of accomplishments in entertainment, Prodigal Sunn ventured in a behind the scenes position as Associate Producer of Cougars Inc.
After a short and much deserved hiatus, Prodigal Sunn decided to devote his time to the brand and focus solely on his music&film career. He released three successful mixtapes and caught the attention of fans yet again with the 2010 release of “The Best of Prodigal Sunn,” and “Prodigal Sunn Meets Dj Premier.”
Later that same year, determined to keep his recognition alive in Europe, Prodigal Sunn recently featured on British artist Noah’s track “Immortals” alongside Wu Tang Clan member Shyheim.
In 2012, Prodigal Sunn had a guest on one of the most watched reality TV shows in France “Les Anges” and released another mixtape “Hood Chronicles.”
In addition, Prodigal Sunn is currently working on the release of another street album “THE SPARK” which is due Oct 2015. With patience and a diligence, and an amazing star line up of guest appearences on the tracks including clan members Ghostface, Sunz of Man, Killarmy, Brooklyn Zu, Black Knights and many more. The Spark will be followed by Prodigal Sunn seconf official second album “determination & Perseverance”. Prodigal Sunn is confident his upcoming solo album will prove to his fans that he is still worthy of worldwide praise.
After many years performing in front of the camera as a rapper and behind the camera as a producer, Prodigal Sunn constantly challenges himself. It is no surprise that he has decided to pursue an acting career and is currently in talks with multiple projects as well as launching his new company Sunn Entertainment Group, a multimedia solution company that focuses on music, TV, managing, consulting, and films.
There is no end in sight for Prodigal Sunn as he continues to entertain and inspire the people around him. He is more motivated than ever to put the final touches on a mind blowing national and international show.
For Prodigal Sunn, it is his fans that matter most. To have their continued love and support, Prodigal Sunn is eager to bring them the best music he can as well as merchandize, and a new clothing line.