Happy Birthday @FINALLEVEL Ice T. BornTracy Lauren Marrow February 16, 1958. Marrow (originally from Newark, New Jersey) is credited as being the father of West Coast Gangster Rap. He burst onto the scene with hits like Colors. In 1988 he reached his biggest musical success with his second studio album Power. It reached Platinum status & includes singles like I'm Your Pusher & High Rollers. He also has 4 Gold Albums to his credit & as well hit from the New Jack City Soundtrack New Jack Hustler. He is currently a regular on the NBC series Law & Order: SVU as he portrays Detective/Sergent Odafin "Fin" Tutuola, which he has played since 2000.