Then, something curious happened. A long time hobby of Robert Matthew Van Winkle (Ice's real name) sprung him back in front of a mainstream audience. This hobby was flipping houses. After over a decade of working in home improvement, flipping houses and growing a real estate empire, his efforts were noticed and he landed his own DIY Network television show. Follow Vanilla Ice's journey from hip-hop and break-dancing icon to house flipping mastermind in this timeline infographic.
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