Everyone knows Ice Cube. Whether you’re almost 40 and learned proper etiquette from his unfiltered early albums or age 18 and grew up watching the West Coast icon in his second coming as a movie star, O’Shea Jackson has rightfully earned his celebrity in the eyes of millions of reasons. However, of all the realms Cube has conquered, Hip-Hop is where this South Central refugee left his real carbon footprint.
As a founding member of N.W.A and solo artist capable of starting a revolution with his tunes, the self-proclaimed Don Mega of rap has run the genre’s gamut more than almost any artist to date, providing copious amounts of rousing records for the masses over nearly 30 years in the spotlight.
To help preserve what we deem the most vital aspect of Cube’s long standing career, we’ve compiled ten of his most decisive tracks to help bring out your inner-G and remind everyone how much of a beast the Are We There Yet star can be on the mic. Yay yay!