Ice Cube: Wiki, Bio, Age, Family, Career, Wife, Net Worth, Height, Weight, Children, Religion, Nationality, Ethnicity, Education, Music, Rapper: Ice Cube AKA O’Shea Jackson Sr. is a well known American rapper, actor and a filmmaker. He was born on 15 June,1969 in Crenshaw, California, United States. In the lyrics of N.W.A’s 1988 album called Straight Outta Compton, had influenced the widespread and popularity of gangsta rap. His most critically and commercially successful political solo albums include AmeriKKKa’s Most Wanted (1990), Death Certificate (1991), and The Predator (1992). Ice Cube has been tremendously active in the field of film since early 1990s. In 2016, he was a part of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of N.W.A.
Ice’s Early Life
Ice Cube was born on 15th of June,1969 in Crenshaw, California, in the United States. He is the son of Doris, who worked as a hospital clerk and custodian and Hosea Jackson, who was a machinist and UCLA groundskeeper. He has an elder brother named Clyde. They are also known to have had a half-sister, Beverly Brown, who was murdered when Ice was just 12 years old. Ice Cube had grown up on the Van Wick Street in the Westmont section of South Los Angeles. He had completed his schooling from George Washington Preparatory High School in Los Angeles. When he was in the ninth grade, he had started to write raps after being challenged by a friend who was nicknamed “Kiddo”. Later on, he also attended William Howard Taft High School in Woodland Hills, California. After writing and recording several songs with N.W.A, he moved to Arizona in order to enroll in the Phoenix Institute of Technology in 1987. He received a diploma in architectural drafting in 1988. Keeping architecture drafting as his backup plan, he went back to Los Angeles and rejoined N.W.A.
In 1986, Ice Cube initiated and formed C.I.A, his first rap group. Later in 1987, along with Eazy-E and Dr. Dre, he formed the gangsta rap group N.W.A. Being the lead rapper, he had written some songs of Dre’s and most lyrics from Eazy’s lyrics in Straight Outta Compton. N.W.A had created quite the controversy as their lyrics were often violent and threatening to attack abusive police and innocent civilians too. In 1989, Ice Cube left the N.W.A as there was dispute about Eazy-E and Jerry Heller managing the group. He teamed up with some New York artists and the launched his solo rap career. His feature debut in acting was in Boyz n the Hood, which was directed by John Singleton, where he played Doughboy. The drama was named after a rap song written by Ice Cube. The 1995 comedy film, Friday, was co-written and starred by Ice. In 1998, he made his debut as a director with the film The Players Club. Over the years, he has made an appearance in over 40 films including Three Kings, Barbershop series, 21 Jump Street, 22 Jump Street, and Ride Along. He was also the executive producer of most of these films.
Ice Cube Personal Life
Ice Cube was born on 15th of June,1969 in Crenshaw, California, in the United States. Shorty after the 1990’s, he converted to Islam. He has been married to Kimberly Woodruff since April 26, 1992. The couple has been so in love since then. They are known to have five children, namely O’Shea Jackson Jr., Shareef Jackson, Karima Jackson, Deja Jackson, and Darrell Jackson. In the 2016 biopic Straight Outta Compton, Ice Cube’s eldest son O’Shea Jackson Jr., had portrayed him. Ice Cube stands tall up to 5 feet and 8 inches of height and weighs about 194 pounds. He is estimated to have a net worth of $160 Million USD.
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Ice Cube Bio, Height, Weight, Profile, Net Worth
|Real Name||O’Shea Jackson|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters– 173 cm
in meters– 1.73 m
in feet inches– 5’ 8”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms– 88 kg
in pounds– 194 lbs
|Figure Measurements (approx.)||Not Known|
|Date of Birth||15 June 1969|
|Age (as in 2021)||52 Years|
|Birth Place||Crenshaw, California, United States|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Gemini|
|Hometown||Crenshaw, California, United States|
|School||George Washington Preparatory High School in Los Angeles
William Howard Taft High School in Woodland Hills, California
|College/University||Phoenix Institute of Technology|
|Educational Qualification||Diploma in Architectural Drafting|
|Hobbies/Interests||Travelling, Writing, Singin|
Mother: Hosea Jackson
Sister: Beverly Jean Brown
|Children||O’Shea Jackson Jr., Shareef Jackson, Karima Jackson, Deja Jackson, Darrell Jackson|
|Net Worth||$160 Million USD|
Some lesser-known facts about Ice Cube
- Ice Cube got his stage name inspired by the fact that his elder brother used to threaten him to put him the freezer and pull him out as an ice cube.
- His backup plan was architectural drafting.
- His favorite movie is Jaws (1975).
- He claims his favorite song among his own would be “It Was A Good Day”.
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