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Ice-T          

Rapper, Record Producer, Actor Known for "Law & Order: SVU"

Ice-T is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, musician, actor, record producer, and author. He 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"; the second hip-hop album to carry an explicit content sticker. The following year, he founded the record label Rhyme $yndicate Records and released another album, "Power", which went on to go Platinum. He also released several other albums that went Gold.

He co-founded the heavy metal band Body Count, which he introduced on his 1991 rap album "O.G.: Original Gangster", on the track titled "Body Count". The band released their self-titled debut album in 1992. Body Count's next album was released in 1994, and Ice-T released two more albums in the late-1990s.

Since 2000, he has portrayed NYPD Detective/Sergeant Odafin Tutuola on the NBC police drama "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit". In 2018, he began hosting the true crime documentary, "In Ice Cold Blood", on the Oxygen cable channel.

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Overcoming the Impossible

Race in America: Two Sides of a Coin

The Cultural Relevance of Rap Music & How It Shaped My Life

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Ice-T and Coco Announce Their Baby's Sex, Name and More ...

After excitingly announcing that they're expecting, Ice-T and Coco Austin revealed Monday morning on their talk show, Ice & Coco, that they're having a baby girlĀ ...

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