#TFPBirthdays: 9 Interesting Facts About Ice Cube You May Not Have Known6 days ago by JoiAshanti Watkis in FILMS, Movie News, Music, TV News
Happy 49th birthday to one of the most iconic actors and rappers in the game, Ice Cube! He is well known for being a member of N.W.A, his solo music career, and starring in hit movies such as Boys n the Hood, Friday, Are We There Yet and Ride Along. Along with his music and film career, Ice Cube has his own clothing line. His greatest achievement of all is being married for over 20 years, and being a proud father of five.
Here are a nine interesting facts you may not have known about the cool O’Shea Jackson.
1. His older brother gave him the nickname Ice Cube. When he was younger, Cube would flirt with the girls who would call the house looking for his brother. His brother would say that he is “too cool for his age”. Too cool like an ice cube.
2. He was the youngest member of the group N.W.A., being only 17 years old.
3. He was the only member of N.W.A who wasn’t “Straight Outta Compton”. He was born straight outta South Central, Los Angeles.
4. He turned down the role of Janet Jackson‘s love interest in the movie Poetic Justice. Leaving it open for Tupac Shakur.
5. He keeps the head of the anaconda from the movie he starred in, Anaconda, on a shelf in his home.
6. He has been in over 40 movie productions as either an actor, director or producer.
7. His favorite movie is Jaws.
8. If he could choose any artist to collaborate with, he would choose Prince.
9. His son, O’Shea Jackson Jr., is bias to his father’s solo music over his music from N.W.A.