King Princess was only 11 years old when they were first offered a recording contract, but their family decided against it.
They said it Rolling stone, “My dad was really protective and a mentor. People scared the hell out of him. I’ve worked with people who were like, ‘Oh man, I love your dad’s drum sounds.’ And I’m like, ‘Oh yeah? Don’t mess with me”… I try to suppress it and say I had a cool childhood, but really I was the mastermind behind this whole thing.”
The Straus family surname is well known outside of the music industry. Isidor Straus, great-grandfather of the royal princess, jointly owned Macy, and he and his wife Ida, were passengers on the Titanic who inspired the couple who refused to leave without each other and died together on board the ship in James Cameron’s. Giant.