Who is Ice Spice?
Isis Naija Gaston professionally known as Ice Spice is a prominent American rapper. She grew up in the Bronx, New York City, and in 2021 she began her career after meeting record producer RiotUSA while attending the State University of New York at Purchase. She rose to prominence in late 2022 with her song “Munch (Feeling U)”.
The release of her singles “Bikini Bottom” and “In Ha Mood” preceded her debut extended play Like..? (2023). She achieved her first Billboard Hot 100 entry chart in 2023 with the Lil Tjay collaboration “Gangsta Boo” and her remix single “Boy’s a Liar Pt. 2” with PinkPantheress reached the top three. She was hailed by Jon Caramanica of The New York Times as “rap’s new princess” and was named a “breakout star” by Time magazine.
Ice Spice Career
She began rapping in 2021 after meeting with a record producer, RiotUSA while they were attending the State University of New York at Purchase. In March 2021, he produced her debut song “Bully Freestyle” after a video of Ice Spice doing the “Buss It” challenge went viral on Twitter. Her song “Name of Love” gained traction on SoundCloud which led to her becoming popular on Instagram. On August 10, 2022, her song “Munch (Feelin’ U) released with a video and also produced by RiotUSA and distributed by WorldStarHipHop, gained popularity after getting support from Drake who played on his Sirius XM radio station, Sound 42. Subsequently, it went viral on Twitter and TikTok and charted on Billboard’s Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs and Bubbling Under Hot 100 charts.
In September 2022, she appeared as a featured artist on the song “One Time” by B-Lovee. Later that month, she signed a record deal with 10K Projects and Capitol Records. On October 28, she released the single “Bikini Bottom” Ice Spice’s debut EP Like..? was released on January 20, 2023. And included the singles “Munch (Feelin’ U)”, “Bikini Bottom”, and “In Ha Mood”. In February 2023, she collaborated with Lil Tjay on the tribute single “Gangsta Boo” to the late rapper. This became her first song on the Billboard Hot 100 at No. 82. The remix of the singer PinkPantheress’s song “Boy’s a Liar Pt. 2” featuring Ice Spice and the corresponding music video was released on February 3, 2023. The song went on and peaked at No. 3 on the Billboard Hot 100, the highest charting position for either artist at the time.
How Old is Ice Spice?
She is 23 years old as of March 2023, having been born on January 1, 2000, in New York City, New York, U.S. Ice Spice shares her birthdate with celebrities such as; Poppy, Acrello, Verne Troyer (1969-2018), George Washington Carver (1864-1943), and many more.
Ice Spice Family
Who are Ice Spice’s Parents?
Her father is a former underground rapper and is African-American. Whereas her mother is Dominican and gave birth to Ice Spice at age 17. However, her parents’ names are not mentioned on the internet.
Does Ice Spice have Siblings?
She has four younger siblings. And thus she is the eldest of five siblings.
Ice Spice Education
She received her high school education at Sacred Heart High School. After high school, she attended The State University of New York at Purchase on a full athletic scholarship for volleyball and studied communications.
Ice Spice’s Marital Status
News on the internet shows that she is single. And has been rumored to have been in several relationships.
Ice Spice Kids
She does not have any kids as of March 2023. In case there is new news regarding this matter, we will update it here as soon as possible.
Ice Spice Height and Measurements
Adding up to her well-curved and beautiful body, she stands at a height of 5ft 6 inches (1.68m) and weight of 58kg (`128 lbs).
Ice Spice’s Salary and Net Worth
From her career in music, she has an annual earning of over $500,000. And has a net worth of $2 million.