Ice Cube is a well-known American actor, rapper and producer. He has sold over 10 million album copies. He has given movies like ‘Ride Along’, ’21 Jump Street’, ‘Anaconda’, and ‘XXX’. Some of his popular songs are ‘It was a Good Day’, ‘Go To Church’, and ‘No Vaseline’. Let’s find out more about how much is Ice Cube’s net worth in 2018.
Ice Cube Early Life
Ice Cube born as O’Shea Jackson Sr. on 15th June 1969 to Doris Benjamin and Hosea Jackson in South Los Angeles. He was born and brought up in California.
Ice Cube completed his schooling from William Howard Taft Charter High School. Later he went to Phoenix Institute of Technology to complete his education.
Ice Cube married his wife, Kimberly Woodruff in 1992. The couple has five children together named Karima Jackson, Darrel Jackson, Shareef Jackson, Deja Jackson and O’Shea Jackson Jr.
Unlike other music stars that are always caught up in family drama and love affairs he is a family man is very faithful to his wife.
His son O’Shea Jackson Jr. has also entered the Hollywood business and is involving in singing as well acting department. Ice Cube is popular for keeping a straight face, which has motivated his fans in making a lot of memes of the rapper. There are several videos of him and his fellow actor, Kevin Hart, who also a stand-up comedian, trying really hard to make him laugh with his jokes.
Ice Cube Career, Awards & Achievement
Ice Cube started off his career with CIA, which was a 90s Hip-Hop group. Later he joined Niggaz Wit Attitudes. He has worked with music labels like Interscope, EMI, Lench Mob and Priority. In 1990, he released his first studio album, titled ‘AmeriKKKa’s Most Wanted’. Following this he released eight more solo albums including ‘Death Certificate’, ‘Lethal Injection’, ‘War & Peace Vol 1’, ‘The Predator’, and ‘Raw Footage’.
Ice Cube own a clothing line called ‘Solo by Cube’, which sell sweatshirts with built in headphones. He also introduced a new 3-on-3 basketball league concept called BIG3 which was also launched this year.
Ice Cube first made his Hollywood debut in 1991 with ‘Boyz n the Hood’. Later he also did movies like ‘Anaconda’, ‘All About the Benjamins’, ‘Dangerous Ground’, ‘Barbershop 2: Back in Business’, ‘Are We There Yet?’, ‘xXx: Return of Xander Cage’, ’21 Jump Street’, ‘Lottery Ticket’, ‘Janky Promoters’, ‘The Book of Life’, ‘Fist Fight’, ‘Ride Along’ and ‘Rampart’.
He has also given his voice in video games like ‘Call of Duty: Black Ops’ and ‘Doom 3 BFG Edition’.
Awards & Achievements
Ice Cube has won 2 ‘All Def Movie Awards’, ‘Black Film Critics Circle Award’, ‘Blockbuster Entertainment Award’, ‘Chicago Film Critics Association Awards’, ‘Image Awards’, ‘Urbanworld Film Festival Award’, and ‘Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards’. In 2017, his name was inducted on the Hollywood Boulevard ‘Star Walk of Fame’.
Net Worth of Ice Cube
Ice Cube has an estimated net worth of over $160 million. He built his empire selling over 10 million copies of his albums, and by doing hit movie like ‘XXX: State of the Union’, ‘Ride Along’ and ‘Straight Outta Compton’ etc. He also has a clothing line which also helps him make some extra dollars.
Ice Cube is one of the most popular and loved rapper in America. People love his songs as well as his acting. Ice Cube is also one of those celebrities who made it big in Hollywood completely on his own. He is an inspiration for young kids, who think that one cannot be gangsta rapper without doing bad things. Ice Cube has sung gangsta rap songs in his entire career but has never sabotaged with his image.