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Vanilla Ice

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With his hit single "Ice Ice Baby" and its accompanying album, To the Extreme, Vanilla Ice became the second white rapper to top the charts. Unlike the Beastie Boys, he didn't have any street credibility, so the Miami-born rapper decided to invent some of his own, claiming he had a seriously violent gangster past. Nevertheless, "Ice Ice Baby" became a number one hit late in 1990, thanks to the pulsating bass riff from David Bowie and Queen's "Under Pressure." To the Extreme also went to the top of the charts, spending 16 weeks at number one and selling over seven million copies. Ice began filming a feature film, Cool as Ice, in the spring of 1990, but by the time the film came out in the fall, his star had fallen dramatically; To the Extreme was at number one longer than the soundtrack to Cool as Ice was even on the charts. Sensing that his time had passed, Vanilla Ice took a couple years off, re-emerging in 1994 with Mind Blowin'. Dispensing with the pop-rap formula of his debut, the rapper adopted the lazy, rolling funk of Cypress Hill, as well as that trio's obsession with pot. The album was a commercial disaster, disappearing from sight immediately after its release. With 1998's Hard to Swallow, Ice attempted to reinvent himself as a hardcore, gangsta-styled rapper; again the public wanted no part of it. A similar attempt, 2001's Bipolar, tried to reinvent him as both rapper and rocker, much to the public's general disinterest. ~ Stephen Thomas Erlewine
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Stations Featuring
Vanilla Ice

    WTF

    WTF
    1 song

    1-Hit Wonders

    1-Hit Wonders
    1 song

    Party Hits

    Party Hits
    1 song

    Movie Tracks

    Movie Tracks
    1 song

    '90s Pop

    1 song

    Shuffle Hits

    1 song

Albums by
Vanilla Ice

Top Songs by
Vanilla Ice

  1.   Song
    Popularity
  2.   Ice Ice Baby
  3.   Ninja Rap
  4.   Play That Funky Music
  5.   Jump Around
  6.   Live Intro
  7.   Rollin' in My 5.0
  8.   Dancin'
  9.   Insane in the Brain
  10.   Buffalo Soldier
  11.   You Gots to Chill
  12.   Roll 'Em Up
  13.   Life Is a Fantasy
  14.   Hit 'Em Hard
  15.   I Love You
  16.   I Love You So
  17.   V.I.P Posse By One
  18.   I Got It Made
  19.   Baby Got Back
  20.   Fight the Power
  21.   Move
  22.   Valley of Tears
  23.   UFC
  24.   Trailer Park Mullet Wars
  25.   Tell Me Why by Zeno
  26.   Tank
  27.   Tammy Faye
  28.   Survivor
  29.   Stop That Train
  30.   Say Goodbye
  31.   Satisfaction
  32.   S.N.A.R.Y.
  33.   Rollin' in My
  34.   Now and Forever
  35.   Living
  36.   I Go Down
  37.   Hooked
  38.   Havin' a Roni
  39.   Fuck Me
  40.   Dunn Natt
  41.   Detonator by Train
  42.   Bullet on the Chart
  43.   Bounce
  44.   Aussie Steve
  45.   Get Loose
  46.   You Dropped a Bomb on Me
  47.   Road to My Riches
  48.   Intro/Ice Is Workin' It
  49.   Zig Zag Stories
  50.   The Wrath
  51.   The Horny Song
  52.   Smooth Interlude
  53.   Rosta Man
  54.   It's a Party
  55.   Ice Is Workin' It
  56.   A.D.D.
  57.   Treat 'Em Right
  58.   I Like It
  59.   Yo Vanilla
  60.   Stompin' Through the Rayou
  61.   Son of a Gun
  62.   Scars
  63.   Prozac
  64.   Phunky Rhymes
  65.   Oh My Gosh
  66.   Iceman Party
  67.   Ice Cold
  68.   Get Wit' It
  69.   Freestyle
  70.   Ecstacy
  71.   Blowin' My Mind
  72.   Cool as Ice (Everybody Get Loose)
  73.   Too Cold
  74.   Minutes of Power
  75.   Juice to Get Loose Boy
  76.   Fame
  77.   Get Em' Now
  78.   Go Ill

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