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Vanilla Ice Net Worth

Vanilla Ice Net Worth

Net Worth: $18 Million

  • Source of Wealth Music, Television, Film
  • Birth Place Dallas, Texas, U.S.
  • Height 6' 2" (1.88 m)
  • Marital Status Married (Laura Giaritta)
  • Full Name Robert Matthew Van Winkle
  • Nationality United States
  • Date of Birth October 31, 1967
  • Ethnicity German, Dutch, Irish
  • Weight N/A
  • Occupation Rapper, Singer, Actor, Record producer
  • Education Drop Out, R. L. Turner High School
  • Children 2 (Dusti Rain, KeeLee Breeze)
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About Vanilla Ice

American rapper and home improvement television personality, Robert Matthew Van Winkle, best known by his stage name Vanilla Ice has an estimated net worth of $18 million. 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. “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. In 2009, Van Winkle began hosting The Vanilla Ice Project on DIY Network. His latest album WTF – Widsom, Tenacity & Focus is set to be released sometime in 2011. Vanilla Ice was born Robert Matthew Van Winkle was born in Dallas, Texas.

Earnings & Financial Data

The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of Vanilla Ice's net worth by breaking down the most relevant financial events such as yearly salaries, contracts, earn outs, endorsements, stock ownership and much more.

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  • Earnings 2011
  • Earnings 1991
  • Earnings 1990
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Asset 2011

The value of Vanilla Ice's home in Miami Beach

Earnings 1991 N/A
Salary 1991

The value of Vanilla Ice's home in Miami Beach

Salary 1991

Salary in the film Cool As Ice

Earnings 1990 N/A
Record Sales 1990

Estimated Earnings from To The Extreme Album Sales (15 Million Copies)

Asset 1990

Amount for which he bought the publishing rights to "Under Pressure" in 1990 from Queen and David Bowie to settle the lawsuit over unauthorized sampling of the main bass line for his own hit song "Ice Ice Baby".

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