Ice-T Bio, Affair, Married, Wife, Net Worth, Ethnicity, Salary, Age, Nationality, Height


American musician, rapper, songwriter, actor, record producer, and author.

Relationship Facts of Ice-T

  • Ice-T is married to Coco Austin {Compare Couple}.
  • Ice-T married on December 31, 2005.
  • 💑 Anniversary in 29 days 💑
  • He is father of Two (Letesha Marrow, Tracy Marrow Jr).
  • Ice-T is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

More about the relationship

Ice-T has dated Adrienne in the past. She gave birth to her daughter LeTesha in March 1976 while they were studying in high school. He reportedly joined the US army in 1979 to support his girlfriend and daughter.

Ice-T met Darlene Ortiz in 1985 at the defunct L.A. venue Radiotron, where Ice was filming a music video.

In a bid to get her attention, Ice promised Darlene that he will put her on the cover of his music album.

Soon, they started dating and about two years later, he put her on the controversial cover of his album, Rhyme Pays. In 1992, she gave birth to a son, Ice Tray Marrow. After being together for around 15 years, they went separate ways in 1999.

Ice had a steamy affair with author Karrine Steffans. In her interview, Karrine revealed that he had a pimp room at his office, which was furnished with black leather sofas and big red velvets. He had even given her his own apartment to live.

Ice first met glamour model Coco Austin at the shoot of his friend’s music video. Unlike many, Ice didn’t first notice her famous assets. He first saw her perfect teeth and then her gorgeously curvaceous body. He revealed that although it was a physical attraction, at first sight, he wanted to slow down in life.

He also realized by talking to her that she was the nicest person he had ever met. About two years later, they got married in January 2002.

Although the rumors of infidelity on Coco’s part have been there, the couple has remained inseparable. In November 2015, they added a daughter named Chanel to the family.

Who is Ice-T?

Ice T is an American musician, rapper, songwriter, actor, record producer, and author.

Likely, he also began his career as an underground rapper in the 1980s and was signed to Sire Records in 1987 when he released his debut album Rhyme Pays.

His song, Cop Killer became of the politically controversial songs.

Ice-T: Age, Parents, Ethnicity

Ice-T was born in Newark, New Jersey, the United States on February 16, 1958. His birth name is Tracy Lauren Marrow and he is currently 63 years old.

Caption: Ice-T and his wife Coco Austin and daughter (Source: Amomama)

His father’s name is Solomon Marrow and his mother’s name is Alice Marrow. There is no information about his siblings. Ice holds American citizenship and mixed (Louisiana Creole- African- French- African-American) ethnicity. His birth sign is Aquarius.


Talking about Ice’s education history, he graduated from Palms Junior High School. Later, he attended Crenshaw High School.

Ice-T: Professional Life, Career

Talking about his profession, in 1979, he joined the U.S Army as the money he got from selling cannabis and stolen car stereos was not enough to support his girlfriend and daughter. He served in the Army for 4 years.

His 1991 album, ‘O.G. Original Gangster’ defined gangster rap, mixing social commentary with inflammatory lyrics, and has pushed musical boundaries by recording a heavy metal track with the band Body Count.

His 1993 album, Home Invasion, peaked at No.9 on Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums, and at No.14 on the Billboard 200and included singles such as Gotta Lotta Love and 99 Problems.

In the year 1983, he had adopted the name Ice-T in honor of Iceberg Slim and recorded a rap called, The Coldest Rap, over a funky Jimmy Jam-Terry Lewis backing track on the independent label Saturn In the year 1985, he was wounded in a car accident and was hospitalized. Very eager to pursue a professional rapping career, he won an open mic competition judged by Kurtis Blow.

After honing his craft by creating music for videos and releasing recordings, he signed with Sire Records in 1987 and released ‘Rhyme Pays’, his debut album, which eventually went gold.

Between 1987 and 1988, he recorded the title theme song for Dennis Hopper‘s film, Colors, about inner-city gang life in Los Angeles, and a second album, Power, which received positive reviews and gold certification.

He collaborated with heavy metal bands during this time period. Since 2000, he has portrayed the fictional NYPD Detective Odafin Tutuola on the NBC police drama, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.

Awards, Nomination

He won Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group for Quincy Jones: Back on the Block (1990) at Grammy Awards, he won Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999), Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for New York Undercover (1994) at Image Award.

Ice-T: Net Worth, Salary

He has an estimated net worth of around $60 million (as per 2021 data) and he has earned that sum of money from his professional career.

Ice-T: Rumors and Controversy/ Scandal

His 1992 album, Body Count, had the controversial song, Cop Killer, a song intended as a narrative from the view of criminal getting revenge on racist police officers.

This controversy prompted Time Warner to block the release of Home Invasion, Ice-T’s next solo album in 1993. The artist soon broke with Sire/Warner Bros. Records, releasing his work through Priority Records.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Ice has a height of 5 feet 11 inches. Additionally, he weighs is 91Kg. Ice’s hair color is black and his eyes color is dark brown.

Social Media

Being an American musician,  Ice-T has a huge fan following rate. He has been active in social sites like Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. He has 1.8M followers on his Twitter, around 1 million followers on his Instagram, and more than 16.7k followers on his Facebook.

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Reference: (Wikipedia)

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