How Much is ICE T Net Worth?
|Net Worth:||$60 Million|
|Date of Birth:||Feb 16, 1958 (64 years old)|
|Height:||5 ft 10 in (1.8 m)|
|Profession:||Actor, Musician, Film Producer, Film Score Composer, Rapper, Author, Screenwriter, Record producer, Entrepreneur, Voice Actor|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
Tracy Lauren Marrow was born on the 16th of February 1958. He relocated to Los Angeles at the age of 12 to live with his relatives following the death of both parents. He was a student at Crenshaw High School and stood apart from his peers due to his refusal to smoke, drink or take substances. There were plenty of gang activities at the school. Marrow was not a part of any but a lot of his peers were to the Crips. Marrow started singing with members of the band The Precious Few of Crenshaw High School. At 17 years old, Marrow was able to start getting Social Security due to the death of his father and he was able to rent an apartment at $90 per month. He made living selling cannabis and stealing car stereos to earn income to pay for his girlfriend who was pregnant. After graduating from high school, he was a soldier for 4 years with the U.S. Army after his daughter was born in 1977. This was where the young man became fascinated by hip hop and was taught how to turntable and rap.
Private Life of Ice-T
Ice-T was a mother in 1976, along with the girl she was with at the time Adrienne. They attended high school and cared for her. Ice-T was a couple and had one daughter together with Darlene Ortiz in the year 1992. He and models Nicole “Coco Marie” Austin were married on January 1, 2002. In 2006, they purchased an apartment situated in New Jersey, and in 2012, they constructed a five-bedroom home situated in Edgewater, New Jersey. They welcomed their baby in the month of November.
Ice-T has been involved in two personal conflicts, the first having to do in the late ’80s with LL Cool J in the late 80s. The incident was caused by LL’s claim that he was “the baddest rapper in the history of rap itself.” Ice-T recorded snarky comments about him, and he mocked his songs. In 2012, the rivalry was ended. He also had a scuffle in the past with Soulja Boy Tell ‘Em, accusing Soulja Boy of “killing hip hop” and calling his track “Crank That” garbage. Both rappers have exchanged videos, arguing with one another.
Ice-T’s net worth in 2022
Ice-T is an American actor and rapper with an estimated net worth of $60 million. He released a number of popular albums in the 1990s and early. In the last few years, Ice-T is most likely most well-known for his lengthy character in the drama television show “Law & Order: SVU.” The actor has appeared on the show for over 20 years and has been featured in over 400 episodes.
as of this time, Ice-T is making the equivalent of $250,000 for each episode of “Law & Order: SVU.” This amounts to about $6 million per season prior to the syndication royalties.
The Music Industry:
As a tribute to Iceberg Slim, Marrow started singing Ice-T’s songs on stage. He began his career as a DJ at events and gained more attention for his rapping. He was reintroduced to a lifestyle of crime when he began absconding with jewellery stores along with his buddies, however, following a car crash, he made the decision to leave his criminal activities and opt for a career in rapping. The first single he released was, “Cold Wind Madness,” and it was an underground hit even though radio stations refused to play the track due to its explicit lyrics. The single was released “Killers” in 1984, the first of his politically charged lyrics. Ice-T signed a contract with Sire Records and released his debut album, “Rhyme Pays,” in 1987.
The three albums that he released in 1987, 1988 and 1989 respectively, were all declared gold albums by RIAA however, the album released in 1991 “O.G. Original Gangster” was his most well-known album and is considered to be an early album in the gangsta rap genre. On the album, Ice-T launched his metal group Body Count, which later released an album of their own, which included one of the most controversial songs “Cop Killer.” Ice-T received the Grammy Award in 1991 for the Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group for “Back on the Block.” In the context of the controversy surrounding the track, he broke off from Sire/Warner Bros. signing to Priority Records instead. The artist continued to release albums under the name Body Count through the 90s but he returned to his rapper roots in 2006, with his album “Gangsta Rap.”
The Acting Profession:
In addition to a great career in music, Ice-T began his acting career in 1984 with the movie “Breakin'” and its sequel, “Breakin’ 2: Electric Boogaloo” in the same year. These films came out prior to when the release of his first album (but Ice-T does appear on the soundtrack of “Breakin ‘.”) The year 1991 saw him was the role of a detective in the film “New Jack City.” He was a co-star with Denzel Washington as well as John Lithgow in the 1991 film “Ricochet” and went on to reprise other roles in supporting roles throughout the 1990s. He was awarded his very first NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a supporting role for his portrayal of drugs trader Danny Cort on the TV show “New York Undercover.” Ice-T played the role in the HBO film “Stealth Fighter” in 1999 the same year the actor appeared in the film “Sonic Impact.” In 2000 the year he made his acting debut as the detective Odafin “Fin” Tutuola on the hit show “Law and Order: Special Victims Unit.” He received the second NAACP Image Award for this part. He appeared on MTV the sketch show “Short Circuits.” Ice-T has also performed voice-overs for video games.
Ice-T has authored the book “The Ice Opinion: Who Gives an F –?” In 1994 “Ice: A Memoir of Gangster Life and Redemption-From South Central to Hollywood” in 2011and “Kings of Vice” in 2011 as well as “Mirror Image” in 2013.
Ice T dipped his toes in reality programming when he launched “Ice-T’s Rap School” in 2006. The show was an offshoot of The VH1’s British television show “Gene Simmons’ Rock School.” Every week, Ice-T assigned eight students of New York Preparatory School assignments and they were able to compete for a gold chain with a microphone attached to it. The season’s finale was 2005, and Ice-T performed to Public Enemy. Also, he had an on E! named “Ice Loves Coco,” and the show was based on the relationship between him and his wife Nicole “Coco” Austin.
He entered the realm of podcasting in the month of December 2013, when he signed a contract to join Paragon Collective. He hosts “Ice-T: Final Level Podcast” along with his long-time friend Mick Benzo. The hosts discuss the latest news, movie games, video games, and the behind-the-scenes drama on “Law and Order: SVU” as well as guests who are featured in the world of entertainment. The show has received high praise from critics. He also filmed a commercial in 2016 for GEICO.