Is a famous rapper, record producer, actor, and filmmaker. He began his career as a member of the hip-hop group C.I.A. and later joined N.W.A (Niggaz Wit Attitudes). After leaving N.W.A in December 1989, he built a successful solo career in music and films. Additionally, he has served as one of the producers of the Showtime television series Barbershop and the TBS series Are We There Yet?, both of which are based upon the films in which he portrayed the lead character. As of July 2015, Ice Cube has sold over 42 million records in the United States of America and more than 57 million records worldwide. Later this year, 2015 , Ice Cube will co-produce a feature film depicting the back story of his now legendary group, NWA.