Posts tagged "Ice T"

Help: A Punk-Metal Version of ‘Turn Down For What’ Exists

There’s a new “Turn Down For What” in town, and it’s definitely a…new take on the trap anthem. Appearing on the new Punk Goes Pop Vol.
Rachel Brodsky / November 17, 2014

Hear Ice-T Narrate a ‘Dungeons & Dragons’ Audiobook

Along with his rap career, his numerous acting roles, and his metal band Body Count, Ice-T has an occasional side gig as an in-demand voice…
Colin Joyce / August 18, 2014

Q&A: Ice-T Returns With Body Count to Call Out Pop Stars and Scare ‘SVU’ Fans

It’s been 22 years since Ice-T released the highly controversial “Cop Killer” with his thrash-metal band Body Count, and though the pioneering rapper has bee…
Dan Reilly / June 10, 2014

Ice-T Pays Respect to Lady-Moshers on Body Count’s ‘Bitch in the Pit’

Is the world ready for a Body Count comeback? Ice-T’s thrash-metal outfit is set to return with its fifth album, Manslaughter, which they recently previewed with…
Dan Reilly / June 3, 2014

Hear Body Count’s Bombastic Comeback ‘Talk S—t, Get Shot’

Ice-T has taken a lengthy hiatus from any intensive music projects in the name of his acting career, but he’s been hinting since last year’s Fu…
Colin Joyce / May 13, 2014

Questlove Will Die on ‘Law & Order: SVU’

Dreams do come true. In November, ?uestlove made a list of "25 Things You Might Not Know About Me" for Us Weekly, and No. 7…
Chris Martins / February 21, 2014

Ice-T Promises Body Count Will Rise With New ‘Manslaughter’ Album

Celebrated television cop and OG “Cop Killer” celebrated by television, Ice-T has announced that his thrash-metal band Body Count will release a new album called Manslaughter…
Chris Martins / November 11, 2013

Fun Fun Fun 2013: Top 20 Things We Saw

The eighth-annual Fun Fun Fun Fest took over Austin this weekend with six stages of bands, comedians, celebrity DJs, airborne skateboarders, and the one and…
Christopher R. Weingarten / November 11, 2013

The 10 Most David Foster Wallace-ian Quotes in ‘Signifying Rappers’

This week, Mark Costello and David Foster Wallace's Signifying Rappers: Rap and Race in the Urban Present is back in print from Back Bay Books.
Brandon Soderberg / July 26, 2013

Defending Ice-T’s ‘Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap’

Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap, features everybody from the Cold Crush Brothers' Grandmaster Caz to Common, hanging out and discussing the intricacies of…
Brandon Soderberg / June 22, 2012

Extremely Lewd & Incredibly Verbose: Rap Flicks Retrofit Two Controversial Figures

Back in March, footage of an inane debate between two Florida state representatives went quasi-viral. In the video clip, Democrat Alan B. Williams expresses hi…
Brandon Soderberg / June 7, 2012

Watch Director Ice-T’s ‘Art of Rap’ Trailer

Original gangster and legendary rhyme-ripper Ice-T has long been directing his upcoming production, Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap, the world's first documentary…
Christopher R. Weingarten / April 13, 2012

Bill O’Reilly Minds His Ice Ts and Cubes

On Monday night's typically trenchant installment of The O'Reilly Factor, host Bill O'Reilly dropped some keenly insightful hip-hop knowledge on conservative commentator Bernard Goldberg. See,…
David Marchese / January 17, 2012