Ice-T Talks About NJ Roots, Hip-Hop
The rapper, actor — and now director — released his documentary, "Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap," this weekend.
The rapper and television performer, Ice-T isn't widely known for his ties to the Garden State, but he was born in Newark and raised for a short while in Summit.
He's been living in Edgewater since becoming a permanent cast member of "Law and Order: Special Victims Unit," portraying Odafin "Fin" Tutuola.
Watch this video, where Ice-T talks about his childhood, his inspirations, and where NJ fits into the hip-hop timeline.