Mouse and Sammy grew up as close as sisters in the torious Edenwald Project in the Bronx and have a dream of making it in music. When Mouse starts dating Rico, an up and coming drug dealer from the hood, he promises to finance their music career. When Mouse becomes pregnant, Rio moves his attentions to Sammy, and soon he is a father-to-be twice over. A friendship is violently ruptured, but, shunning revenge, the girls stick together. Meanwhile, when Rico is arrested, his absence sparks a deadly war that Mouse and Sammy must try and brave by any means necessary.