LeTesha Marrow is the oldest child of one of the greatest rappers Ice-T. In addition to his splendid music career, her father has also worked in numerous movies and TV shows.
Marrow’s parents were attending high school at the time of her birth. Well, being the daughter of a man of all seasons, what about her career? Is LeTesha also looking in the show business? Here is everything you are looking for her!
In the meantime, also take a closer look at her current relationship status. She has a son who murdered his roommate back in 2014. Let’s know is he still imprisoned?
Where is LeTesha Marrow From? Her Family and Childhood
LeTesha (aka Tesha Marrow) was born on 20th March 1976, in New York City, New York. Her mother’s name is Adrienne. She also has a half-sister from her mother’s relationship. However, her details are yet to leak out.
Marrow was always interested in music and spent her childhood listening to some legendary rappers like Snoop Dogg and Eminem.
Moving towards her education, the star kid went to high school. She reportedly didn’t attend any college.
She belongs to American nationality and has a mixed ethnical background.
LeTesha Marrow Parents’ Relationship
It has been reported that Ice-T and his high school girlfriend Adrienne began dating in the early-mid-1970s. However, the two have still kept their past love story behind closed doors.
Sources say they were in a relationship for a few years after their daughter’s birth in 1976. But, it never came to know when and how their love affair ended.
Has two half-siblings from her father’s side
Her first half-sibling, a brother named Tracy Marrow Jr. came from her dad’s relationship with Darlene Ortiz. Born on 23rd November 1991, Tracy grew up in Los Angeles with his family. He has also been following in his father’s footsteps. He is a part of the Body Count, the heavy metal band formed in 2017.
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Furthermore, Marrow has a younger half-sister named Chanel who was born in 2015 from her father’s marriage with swimsuit model Nicole “Coco Marie” Austin. The couple tied the knot in Jan 2002.
On 4th June 2011, the two renewed their wedding vows. Ice-T’s little girl also has a personal Instagram account with tremendous followers. She has 447k followers on her Insta which is handled by her mother.
Career: Marrow’s Appearances on Her Father’s Reality Show
LeTesha initially worked on the radio before making her transition into reality TV series. She made her debut working for TV project T-Tea-V Behind the Scenes. She spent some time working as a host of the show but later also held some major posts such as CEO and assistant director in the project.
The series used to document the daily life of her father. Soon after there, Marrow began featuring on her dad’s reality television series called Ice Loves Coco. It premiered on E! on 12th June 2011. The show chronicled the daily lives of Ice-T and his spouse Coco. However, the rapper and actor announced that the series canceled after three seasons in early 2014.
Back in June 2012, LeTesha appeared as a guest on the Atlanta radio show, Calim Your Fame.
Is LeTesha Marrow Married? Who is Her Son’s Biological Father?
It has been reported that Ice-T’s daughter has been married to a mysterious guy for a long time now. However, Marrow has yet to confirm the rumors.
Besides, LeTesha is the proud mother of a son named Elyjah Marrow. He was born in the mid-1990s. But, the name of his father is still out of the media.
Elyjah Killed His Roommate
The grandson of popular rapper Ice-T attracted huge notoriety following the accidental death of his roommate Daryus Johnson in 2014. As per local Marietta police officials, Elyjah “was not using proper firearms safety when handling the gun and that reckless handling of the firearm is what led to Johnson being accidentally shot and eventually killed.”
They both were 19-years old at that time. The pair were also so close to each other. Elyjah, while handling a stolen gun, shot in the chest of his roommate in their Georgia apartment. Soon after the fatal incident, Daryus was rushed to WellStar Kennestone Hospital. He, however, couldn’t survive.
According to the Cobb County District Attorney’s Office, Marrow was charged with involuntary manslaughter, possession of a firearm in the commission of a felony, and reckless conduct. The court also indicted him on charges of possession of marijuana with intent to distribute and possession of marijuana more than an ounce. He later placed into a Cobb Country jail.
He is now free on bond. After his release, his mother also organized his welcome party celebrating his homecoming with a bunch of their families and close friends.
Marrow also posted a number of photos of her son on her Insta. She captioned,
“I’M SO BLESSED AND THANKFUL TO HAVE MY SON @fgg_flyguy HOME!!!”
Nevertheless, her Instagram account is private now.
LeTesha’s net worth is $200,000 as of 2020. She makes money from her multiple jobs. On the other hand, her father Ice-T has an estimated wealth of $60 million. He was paid $250,00 per episode from his appearance on “Law & Order: SVU.”
He owned a penthouse apartment nestled in North Bergen.
Her Dad Ice-T
Born as Tracy Lauren Marrow, Ice-T is the son of Alice and Solomon Marrow. His mom, nonetheless, died of a heart attack as a child and was later raised by his single dad Solomon. Similarly, his old man also died of a heart attack when Tracy was just 13.
He later started living with his aunt in South Los Angeles. There, his interest in heavy metal music gradually sparked. He kicked off his music journey as an underground rapper in the 1980s.
In 1987, the then-emerging rapper signed to Sire Records and released his first album Rhyme Pays under the record label. He subsequently released many hit albums that went to Gold including Power, released in 1988.
Prior to his great contribution to the music world, he also has deserved credit for his on-screen appearance. He made his debut appearance in the TV series Fame in 1983. His other TV credits include The Arsenio Hall Show, Late Night with Conan O’Brien, Space Ghost Coast to Coast, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, and American Dad! Additionally, the actor featured in Celebrity Ghost Stories in 2020.
In addition to his appearance on the small-screen, Ice-T is credited for his work in movies. He scored his first role Rap Talker in Breakin’ in 1884. In fact, the entertainer worked in a number of movies like Sonic Impact, The Wrecking Crew, and Hooded Fang as well in 1999.
Know Something More About LeTesha Marrow
Marrow loves music. She is also fond of traveling and has already traveled to several places across the United States. Besides, she loves to read books. “The Notebook” and “A Walk to Remember” are her favorite books written by Nicholas Sparks.
Furthermore, LeTesha has a few tattoos on her body.