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Ice Cube

Rapper
Male
Born Jun 15, 1969

O'Shea Jackson, better known by his stage name Ice Cube, is an American rapper, 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 the rap group N.W. A (Niggers With 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.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Ice Cube.

CHILDHOOD

1969 Birth Born on June 15, 1969.

TEENAGE

1987 18 Years Old In 1987, Ice Cube and Dr. Dre released the single My Posse under the alias CIA. … Read More
1988 19 Years Old By this point Ice Cube was a full-time member of N.W.A along with Dr. Dre, and MC Ren. Ice Cube wrote Dr. Dre and Eazy-E's rhymes for the group's landmark album, Straight Outta Compton, released in 1988.

TWENTIES

1989 20 Years Old 1 More Event
However, towards the end of 1989, Ice Cube found himself at odds with the group's manager, Jerry Heller, after rejecting Heller's proposed contract terms. … Read More
1991 22 Years Old His second album Death Certificate was released in 1991. … Read More
It features "No Vaseline", a scathing response to N.W.A's attacks and "Black Korea," a track regarded by some as prophetic of the 1992 Los Angeles riots, but also interpreted as racist by many.
1993 24 Years Old 1 More Event
Cube's fourth album Lethal Injection, which was released at the end of 1993 and represented Ice Cube's first attempt at imitating the G-Funk sound of Dr. Dre's The Chronic, was not well received by critics. … Read More
1994 25 Years Old 1 More Event
After 1994, he took a hiatus from music and concentrated on film work and developing the careers of other rap musicians, Mack 10, Mr. Short Khop, Kausion, and Da Lench Mob.
1995 26 Years Old …  Ice Cube would also eventually make amends with Eazy-E shortly before his death in March 1995. After a seven-year hiatus, Westside Connection returned with their second effort Terrorist Threats in 2003. … Read More
1998 29 Years Old 1 More Event
Ice Cube appeared on the song "Children of the Korn" by the band Korn, joining them on the Family Values Tour 1998, and they also collaborated on 'Fuck Dying' from Cube's fifth album. … Read More

THIRTIES

2004 35 Years Old In 2004, he appeared in the Lil Jon & the East Side Boyz song, "Real Nigga Roll Call".
2005 36 Years Old In late 2005, Ice Cube and R. J. Cutler teamed up to create the six-part documentary series titled Black. … Read More
In 2006, Ice Cube released his seventh solo album, Laugh Now, Cry Later, on his Lench Mob Records label, debuting at number four on the Billboard Charts and selling 144,000 units in the first week. … Read More
Ice Cube collaborated with Tech N9ne on the song "Blackboy" that appears on Tech N9ne's July 2008 album Killer.

FORTIES

2009 40 Years Old Ice Cube appeared on a song by rapper The Game titled "State of Emergency" off The Game's Album, L.A.X. In 2009, Ice Cube performed at the Gathering of the Juggalos, and will return to perform at the 2011 festival.
On May 11, 2010, Ice Cube released a 30 for 30 documentary, "Straight Outta L.A.", for ESPN on the relationship between the gangsta rap scene in Los Angeles and the tenure of the Raiders there. … Read More
2011 42 Years Old In November 2011, Ice Cube stated via Twitter that he was seven songs into the current album he's recording. … Read More
2012 43 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2012, Ice Cube recorded a verse for a remix of the Insane Clown Posse song "Chris Benoit", from ICP's The Mighty Death Pop! album, appearing on the album Mike E. Clark's Extra Pop Emporium.
2013 44 Years Old Ice Cube confirmed on his Twitter account that the album will be released in the fall of 2013 and will also be released via Lench Mob Records. … Read More
In 2014 Ice Cube appeared on MC Ren's remix for Rebel Music. … Read More
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