Ice Cube Net Worth
The famous American rapper, Ice Cube who is also a producer and an actor, Ice Cube Net worth is around $160 million in 2019. Ice Cube evolved himself by becoming one among the beginners of the West Coast gangster rap and then leading himself to the post of the most influential people in Hollywood nowadays.
Ice Cube’s real name was O’Shea Jackson. His mother gave him birth in South Central Los Angeles. His interest in hip-hop developed when he was in his teens. During his teenage, he started writing rap songs. In the meanwhile, he was in keyboarding class of his high school. His rap group originated while he was studying architectural drafting.
This group came up with the name N.W.A. Ice Cube performed in parties held by members of the group and by significant hip-hop producer Dr. Dre. He was part of N.W.A till 1989. Later on, he launched his solo career. He came on the market with Kill at Will as well as AmeriKKKa’s Most Wanted in 1990.
Kill at Will was his first hip-hop EP to reach platinum and gold both. Another album, the predator, came on the market in 1992. At that time, the Los Angeles riots were going on. This album topped in R&B charts and the pop as well. This has been his most famous album. Boyz n the Hood was his debut in an acting career.
He wrote, produced and directed several films starting from 1995. Among them, “Friday,” “Barbershop,” “Are we there yet” and their sequels are noteworthy. He has also given his services as an actor in movies like Higher Learning, XXX: State of the Union and Three Kings.
|Full Name||O’Shea Jackson|
|Date of Birth||June 15, 1969|
|Profession||Rapper, Songwriter, Actor, Record Producer, Filmmaker|
|Nationality||The United States of America|
|Birthplace||Baldwin Hills, California|
|Weight||90 Kg or 198 pounds|
|Height||5’ 8’’ or 173 cms|
|Shoe Size||10 US|
|Body fat percentage||27%|
|Quotes||“The Truth is the ultimate power. When the truth comes around, all the lies have to run and hide.”|
|Average Yearly Income||$ 1 million|
|Love life(Spouse)||Kimberly Woodruff|
The real name of the Ice cube is O’Shea Jackson. His mother gave him birth on the 15th of June, 1969. Ice cube’s birthplace was South Los Angeles, California, United States. His father’s name was Hosea Jackson. He was working as a groundskeeper at UCLA.
His mother’s name was Doris. She was a hospital clerk. He will be 48 years old this year. Ice cube has an estimated net worth of $160 million in 2019. He commenced his musical career in the 1980s. In the beginning, he joined the rap group C.I.A. After that, he opted for becoming a member of N.W.An in the late ’80s, despite the fact that it was the most controversial rap groups in America.
The lyrics of this music group used to degrade women and overvalued drugs and criminal activities. There was no coverage of this band on the radio, but still, the cube had the privilege of selling more than ten million records in the US.
He was part of N.W.A till 1989. Later on, he launched his solo career. He came on the market with Kill at Will as well as AmeriKKKa’s Most Wanted in 1990. Cube became a solo artist in 1989. He adopted an aggressive rap style which made him hugely successful. His rap songs lyrics were mostly violent and socio-politically controversial.
He is at number 8 in MTV’s 10 Greatest MCs of All-Time. Ice cube reached number 14th in Top 50 Lyricists of the All-Time list by The Source. He has shown his acting skills in Trespass in 1992, Dangerous ground and Anaconda in 1997. He is also the director of movies “Prince” and “Color Me Badd” apart from being the co-writer of “Friday” which came in the cinema in 1995. He has four kids with his wife Kimberly Woodruff.
Net Worth Table
Ice Cube Net worth in 2016 was$ 140 million. The expectation of net worth is $ 150 million in 2017. All albums of Ice Cube along with his movies played a pivotal role for him to gain this much of net worth. His average yearly income is around $ 1 million.