Happy Bornday Ice Cube. Born O'Shea Jackson Sr. June 15, 1969. Jackson started out as an original member of the legendary group N.W.A. (Niggaz With Attitude). As a solo artist, Cube has 5 Platinum Albums & 2 Gold Albums to his credit. His 3rd album The Predator (released in '92) is his most successful album to date. it went double Platinum & topped the Billboard's Hot 200 Albums Chart as well as the R&B Albums Chart.