Ice- T‘s life got a reboot thanks to his little lady.
The Law & & Order: Special Victims Unit star, 65, credits his and other half Coco Austin‘s child Chanel, 7, with inspiring him to welcome a much healthier way of life.
“Muhammad Ali stated it, he stated when a male has a kid in the 2nd half of his life, it resets his life,” the host of iHeart podcast Ice-T’s Daily Game informed E! News’ Francesca Amiker on March23 “When Chanel was born, all of a sudden I got more healthy, I’m in shape. Because you can start to slow down—I can’t start to slow down.”
The rap artist, who is likewise father to child LeTesha Morrow, 47, and Tracy Marrow Jr., 31, from previous relationships, continued, “I’ve got grown kids. Now I’ve got a new daughter and I’m so focused with her. It’s just amazing. It’s a great thing. And you’ve gotta have a reason for living, you’ve gotta have motivation. Chanel is my new motivation.”
Growing up in the public eye, Ice- T and Coco’s child has more than the years likewise end up being a social networks star in her own right, with more than 446,000 fans on Instagram.