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Ice-T

American rapper, songwriter, actor, record executive, and record producer

Tracy Marrow (born February 16, 1958), better known by his stage name Ice-T, is an American rapper, actor and songwriter. He was born in Newark, New Jersey and moved to Summit, New Jersey during his childhood. He moved to Los Angeles, California in his early teens. His movies include Ricochet and New Jack City. He is best known for his role in the TV series Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.

Ice-T
Ice T SVU March 2011.jpg
Ice-T near the Meat Packing District in Manhattan on set of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit in March 2011
Background information
Birth nameTracy Marrow
Also known asIce-T, Ice, The Iceberg, Ice Ice Baby, Cold as Ice, Ice to See You, and Mr. AdvICE
Born (1958-02-16) February 16, 1958 (age 61)[1]
Newark, New Jersey
OriginCrenshaw, Los Angeles, California
Genres
OccupationsMusician, actor, CEO, record producer, screenwriter, author
InstrumentsVocals, sampler, turntables
Years active1982–present (rapping)
1984–present (acting)
LabelsSaturn, Sire, Priority, Rhyme Syndicate
Associated actsAfrika Islam, Body Count, Beastie Boys, Low Profile, Quincy Jones, Eazy-E, 2Pac, Donald D, Six Feet Under (band), Evil E, Ice Cube, Smoothe da Hustler, Trigger tha Gambler, The Exploited, Slayer
Websitewww.icet.com
Notable instruments
Roland TR-808, E-mu SP-1200

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Monitor". Entertainment Weekly (1194). Feb 17, 2012. p. 26.

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