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The gospel according to Ice-T

He reckons the real criminals operate legally, that guns in America are here to stay, and music fans will gravitate to anything that’s good… This is the Body Count man’s view of the world

Gangsta rap’s pioneering Original Gangster discovered his cousin Earl’s heavy metal collection in his early teens. Growing up around South Central gangs, he read voraciously, memorised and recited Iceberg Slim’s semi-autobiographical tales of pimping to his school friends before sliding into a life of crime.

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