Vanilla ice dating
Vanilla Ice has revealed that he dated Madonna when he was 24-years-old and she was 33.
Laura Van Winkle wants to keep the Wellington, FL home she's been living in with their 18 and 16-year-old daughters and…After surviving a suicide attempt, Van Winkle was inspired to change his musical style and lifestyle.While later albums by Van Winkle haven't charted or featured much radio airplay because of their less mainstream, rock-oriented sound, Vanilla Ice has had a loyal underground following.Van Winkle's single "Ice Ice Baby" was the first hip hop single to top the Billboard charts.Although Van Winkle was successful, he later regretted his business arrangements with SBK, which had paid him to adopt a more commercial appearance to appeal to a mass audience and published fabricated biographical information without his knowledge.Vanilla Ice has revealed that he never expected to date Madonna for eight months.
The 42-year-old, who collaborated with Jedward on debut single ‘Under Pressure (Ice Ice Baby)’, admitted that he had a “cool” time with Madonna at the height of his fame in 1990.“I didn’t expect someone so famous to even know who I was,” he said.“Madonna and I dated for about eight months, it was cool.
Robert Matthew Van Winkle (born October 31, 1967), best known by his stage name Vanilla Ice, is an American rapper.
Born in South Dallas, and raised in Texas and South Florida, Van Winkle released his debut album, Hooked, in 1989 through Ichiban Records, before signing a contract with SBK Records, a record label of the EMI Group which released a reformatted version of the album under the title To the Extreme.
We had to put on all sorts of disguises to meet up – wigs, make-up, the lot.”The star, who later attempted suicide after reportedly battling drug dependency, claimed that he suffered being in the spotlight.“That level of fame is really damaging to your sanity.
I couldn’t go to the shops, visit my family, chat with friends in the street. I was looking for an escape but looking in the wrong places,” he said.“After the suicide attempt I moved away from where I was living in Dallas, changed my number and didn’t speak to anyone. That was the year I met Laura, which was a huge turning point.”Vanilla Ice married Laura in 1997.
"I couldn't go to the shops, visit my family, chat with friends in the street," he says.