Ice Cube

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 N.W. A (Niggas 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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1969 Birth Born on June 15, 1969.


1987 18 Years Old 1 More Event
He enrolled at the Phoenix Institute of Technology in the fall of 1987 in Arizona. … 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's and Eazy-E's rhymes for the group's landmark album, Straight Outta Compton, released in 1988.


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
Ice Cube toured with Lollapalooza in 1992, which widened his fan base.
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


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.


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 returned 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 - 2013 4 More Events
On July 22, 2014 Ice Cube released the video to his Club Banger Drop Girl featuring Redfoo and 2 Chainz. … Read More
2015 46 Years Old 1 More Event
In a 2015 interview, club-owner Alonzo Williams said that he felt that this song damaged his reputation and asked for it not to be performed.
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