Does Ice Ice Baby still make money?
But then again, the man born Rob Van Winkle is still making money from Ice Ice Baby, the first hip hop song to ever top the Billboard charts, 22 years after its release. He has made a second fortune buying and renovating real estate, a pursuit that was turned into a popular reality show.
Did Ice Ice Baby get sued by Queen?
Back in 1990 when the song was released, Queen took V. Ice to court for copyright infringement. It was reported that Queen and V. Ice came to an undisclosed out of court settlement.
Did Vanilla Ice get copyrighted for Ice Ice Baby?
Abuse of copyrights…show more content… David Bowie/Freddie Mercury. Vanilla Ice produced a song called Ice Ice Baby which was supposedly sampled from David Bowie and Queen’s Under Pressure. However, Vanilla Ice did not credit them and denied any of it.