Oct. 31st, 1967
Dallas, Texas, USA
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Vanilla Ice exploded onto the rap music scene in 1990 with the smash single "Ice Ice Baby". Despite his suburban up-bringing, Vanilla Ice tried to pass himself off as a "kid from the streets" to appeal towards the loyal rap audience. As it turned out, he acheived most of his success from the mainstream pop audience, and it was not long before his career hit a dead end, with most people veiwing him as a fraud.
- Dropped out of R.L. Turner High School in Carrollton, Texas.
- Daughter KeeLee Breeze, born 2000
- (1991) Chosen by People magazine as one of the 50 Most Beautiful People in the world.
- In 1998, he played a free concert in Birmingham, Alabama to promote a thrash metal version of "Ice Ice Baby". During the show he threw copies of his album into the audience and the audience responded by throwing them back.
- Daughter Dusti Rain, born in 1998
- Owns 20 Yamaha sport bikes, 15 jetskis and a speedboat.
- A former Florida state motocross champion.
- First white rapper to win a platinum record.