IceDude is the meaning of the word “GRIND” and he has astonished swarms of screaming fans during solo and group performances. Born and raised in Minneapolis, Minnesota. IceDude has performed as an underground artist while opening for nationally recognized celebrities, being featured on World Star Hip Hop, Being Nominated 5 years and winning in Multiple Hip Hop Awards, sold out nightclubs, Invited to the 53rd annual GRAMMY AWARDS, and capturing fame in his hometown. Perhaps one of the most impressive achievements IceDude has accomplished is selling over 40,000 Mixtapes and counting to date as well as generating a Internet buzz with having over 5,000 supporters on his Facebook and being featured on DJ Envy Puprle Codiene part 9! IceDude is also the owner of his own 1 stop shop named ICE-LAND,CEO of CNC Records and has his own drinking water named "IceDude WATER". IceDude goal is to take the rap game to a new level and with his slick punch lines, intelligent metaphors, high energy, and raw flow, as well as being the entrepreneur that he already is on the path to becoming, and with his work ethic that does not seem too hard for him to achieve. IceDude plans to take his unmatched, one of a kind talent and go world wide, as well as making endless amounts of money for him and his record label. IceDude has recorded three Mixtapes with his street family the Tarry Town Rangers and Four solo Mixtapes titled “Enemy of the Hate“ , “ i,Robot (programmed to grind)" “ICE-LAND“ and "GREEN BERET MUZIC". *Tarry Town Rangers is a combination of one singer and three rap artists* IceDude wrote his first rap lyric at age eight and spends 100% of his day grinding for his outcome, IceDude has an unmatched talent and work ethic for what he believes in. IceDude has performed along side national artist such as Young Jeezy, DipSet, Dem Franchise Boys, Chamillionaire, Freeway and many more. IceDude has the cities of Minneapolis/St. Paul behind him and has a VERY strong buzz. The industry needs an IceDude for which he has taken over an untapped yet ready to be a new force in the market, Up North America.
- Invited to the 53rd Grammy Awards by the Grammy Academy.
- Nominated 5 years and won in Multiple Hip Hop Awards
- Spoke and Performed at High School Career Day
- Spoke and performed at 2010 National Night Out
- Invited by Governor Hopeful MATT ENTENZA to help get North Mpls to vote and a private performance for State Officials.
- IceDude also does Charity Donation Work through his Label CNC RECORDS for The Harriet Tubman Shelter for Battered Women and Children.
- Performed over 2,000 shows.