Ice Cube Biography

'O'Shea Jackson (born June 15, 1969), better known by his stage name Ice Cube', is an American hip hop artist, record producer, actor, screenwriter, film producer, and director. He began his career as a member of the hip-hop group C.I.A. and later joined N.W.A (Niggaz Wit Attitudes). After leaving N.W.A in December 1989, he built a successful solo career in music, and also as a writer, director, actor and producer in cinema. Additionally, he has served as one of the producers of the Showtime television series Barbershop and the TBS series Are We There Yet?, both of which are based upon the films in which he portrayed the lead character.

Ice Cube is noted as a proficient lyricist and storyteller and is regarded as a brutally honest rapper; his lyrics are often political as well as violent, and he is considered one of the founding artists in gangsta rap. He was ranked #8 on MTV's list of the 10 Greatest MCs of All Time, while fellow rapper Snoop Dogg ranked Ice Cube as the greatest MC of all time. About.com ranked him #11 on its list of the "Top 50 Greatest MCs of Our Time." Allmusic has called him one of hip-hop's best and most controversial artists, as well as "one of rap's greatest storytellers." In 2012, The Source ranked him #14 on their list of the Top 50 Lyricists of All Time.

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Rapper Ice Cube makes film to promote Los Angeles' architecture - video

The former architecture student says The Eames House is 'going green 1949 style, bitch'

  • Dec 8, 2011

Ice Cube to write and produce TV comedy

The rap star sets his sights on the small screen

  • Nov 3, 2008

Ice Cube announces one-off UK show

It will be the hip-hop legend's only show here this year

  • Jun 6, 2008

Snoop Dogg to tour with Ice Cube

The hip-hop stars hit Canada

  • Dec 6, 2006

THE NON-SOFT BULLETIN!

The star is releasing another Westside Connection album because he feels hip-hop has gone "soft"...

  • Mar 11, 2004

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Pressure Play Video

Pressure

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Until We Rich (Edited) Play Video

Until We Rich (Edited)

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Really Doe (Edited)

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Bop Gun (One Nation) (Edited)

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Check Yo Self (Remix)

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War And Peace Vol 2 (The Peace Disc)

War And Peace Vol 2 (The Peace Disc)

No peace for the formerly wicked...

  • Apr 14, 2000

War And Peace: Volume One (The War Disc)

Last night 2,000 moles visited the grave of recently clogpopped Poet Laureate [B]Ted Hughes[/B] and dug him up....

  • Oct 16, 1998

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