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Ice Cube

O'Shea Jackson (born June 15, 1969), 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 (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. 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 films in which he portrayed the lead character. He was ranked #8 on MTV's list of the 10 Greatest MCs of All Time, while Snoop Dogg himself 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. Ice Cube was born on June 15, 1969 in Los Angeles, in the South Central area, the son of Doris Jackson (née Benjamin), a

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Ice Cube -- Straight Outta Tomorrowland (PHOTO)

Ice Cube
Straight Outta Tomorrowland

Ice Cube had a good day on Space Mountain ... where he busted out his "F**k tha Police" face just in time for the release of "Straight Outta Compton."  Cube and fam hit up Disneyland last… READ MORE >

Ice Cube and O'Shea Jackson Jr. -- Passing The Fame-Ly Torch (VIDEO)

Ice Cube and O'Shea Jackson Jr.
Passing The Fame-Ly Torch

Looking like your dad has its up and downs … as Ice Cube’s doppelganger of a son, O’Shea Jackson Jr. will tell you. Our own camera guy did a double… READ MORE >

- 22 days ago
Ice Cube’s Son -- I Flipped My Wig for 'Straight Outta Compton'  (VIDEO)

Ice Cube’s Son
I Flipped My Wig For 'Straight Outta Compton'

Ice Cube’s son, O’Shea Jackson Jr., apparently couldn't grow an NWA-era Jheri Curl, so Universal kicked in for some very authentic wigs ... and you won't… READ MORE >

- 25 days ago
Ice Cube & Son -- Boyz-n-the-Brood ... All Love, No Trash Talk

Ice Cube & Son
Boyz-n-the-Brood All Love, No Trash Talk

Ice Cube casting his son to play him in "Straight Outta Compton" was sheer brilliance -- not only for the movie, but for their personal relationship ... and we… READ MORE >

- 30 days ago
Suge Knight, Dr. Dre, Ice Cube -- Sued for Wrongful Death

Suge Knight, Dr. Dre, Ice Cube
Sued for Wrongful Death

Suge Knight is being sued for running over Terry Carter in a burger parking lot, and Dr. Dre and Ice Cube have also been named as defendants. Carter's wife and kids have filed the lawsuit --… READ MORE >

- 93 days ago
Ice Cube to Rabbi -- For You, a Beatdown! Casino Fight Alleged

Ice Cube to Rabbi
For You, a Beatdown! Casino Fight Alleged

So a rabbi and Ice Cube walk into a casino, and the rabbi catches an anti-Semitic fueled ass whuppin' -- at least that's what the rabbi's claiming, but Cube says that's a load of crap.… READ MORE >

- 100 days ago
Ice Cube -- Disses Clippers ... Lakers Still Rule L.A.

Ice Cube
Disses Clippers ... Lakers Still Rule L.A.

He's straight outta Compton but Ice Cube is only supporting ONE team from his hometown ... the Lakers -- and taking a shot at the Clippers in the process. Despite the… READ MORE >

- 110 days ago
N.W.A. Photog -- Dear MTV, Express Yourself ... WITHOUT Jacking My Pics

N.W.A. Photog
Dear MTV, Express Yourself WITHOUT Jacking My Photos

The guy who shot the most iconic image of N.W.A. says the same company keeps ripping off his classic work with the rap legends ... so now he's trying to take 'em down in court.  In the… READ MORE >

- 126 days ago
Suge Knight -- Beef Between Dr. Dre and Suge Sparked Fatal Hit and Run

Suge Knight
Beef Between Dre and Suge Sparked Fatal Hit and Run

Suge Knight  was lured into a trip to the Compton set that turned fatal, and the mission was to broker a peace accord between Suge and longtime rival Dr. Dre ... this according to sources… READ MORE >

- 217 days ago
'Straight Outta Compton' -- Casting Agency Admits Mistake ... Not All Poor People Are Fat and Dark

'Straight Outta Compton'
Casting Agency Admits Mistake Not All Poor People Are Fat & Dark

The people behind the "Straight Outta Compton" movie say they're NOT just casting overweight, dark-skinned black girls to play "poor" people in the movie ... telling TMZ the casting ad was an… READ MORE >

- 414 days ago

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