Ice Spice is an American rapper and songwriter who Rose to fame for her record “Munch (feelin U)”. She gained more exposure for her numerous collaborations which include, with Lil Tjay on “Gangsta Boo”, with Nicki Minaj on “Princess Diana”, and Taylor Swift on “Karma”. The talented Rapper with music genres of Hip hop and drill, has been described by Times as “Breakout star” and as “rap’s new princess” by Billboard and New York Times. She is fast becoming a force to reckon with in the music industry having went from 735 monthly Spotify listeners to 40 million Spotify listeners within one year.
|Real Name:||Isis Naija Gaston|
|Date of Birth:||January 1, 2000|
|Place of Birth:||New YorkCity, USA|
|Parents:||Joseph Gaston, Charina Almanzar|
|Height:||5 feet 6 inches|
|Net Worth:||$2 million|
Ice Spice was born Isis Naija Gaston on January 1, 2000 in Bronx, New York City, United States. She is the eldest child in a family of five children. She grew up in the Fordham Road neighbourhood with her four siblings. Her father, Joseph Gaston, who is an African-American, was a former underground Rapper, and her mother, Charina Almanzar, a Dominican, worked at a car dealership.
She attended Sacred Heart High School, a Catholic High School in Yonkers and also proceeded to the State University of New York.
Ice Spice developed passion for music at the age of seven. She grew up listening to the likes of Lil Kim, 50-Cent, Jay-Z, Nicki Minaj, Wu-Tang Clan.
She began to rap professionally after being introduced to the record producer, RiotUSA. She met with the producer after she caught his attention with her “Buss it” challenge which went viral on twitter. RiotUSA produced her debut song “Bully Freestyle” released in March 2021.
Ice Spice came to the limelight for her single “Munch (Feelin U)” as released on August 10, 2022, and accompanied with a lovely visual.
She was featured by B-Lovee on the song “One Time” in September 2022, and the same period, she signed a record deal with 10k projects and Capitol Records.
She followed up with the release of the single “Bikini Bottom” on October 28. She eventually released her debut EP, Like…?, on January 20, 2023.
Ice Spice enjoyed lots of amazing collaborations with top music artistes such as Nicki Minaj on “Princess Diana”, Lil Tjay on “Gangsta Boo”, and Taylor Swift on “Karma”.
Awards & Nominations
Ocean Spice was nominated for Best Female Hip Hop Artist, Best New Artist, and Best Collaboration at BET Awards 2023.
Ice Spice is active social media. She is on Instagram @icespice
Ice Spice earns her career as a rapper. She has an estimated net worth of $2 million.
Frequently Asked Questions
She is an American rapper and songwriter.
Her real name is Isis Naija Gaston.
She was born on January 1, 2000.
She was born in New York City.
Her parents are Joseph Gaston and Charina Almanzar.
She became known for her single “Munch (feelin U)”.
She stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches.
She has an estimated net worth of $2 million.