Blade Icewood’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Mar 14, 1977

Death Date

Apr 19, 2005

Age of Death

28 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Detroit,  Michigan,  United States



The rapper Blade Icewood died at the age of 28. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Born Darnell Quincy Lindsay, he is considered one of the most influential rappers in the Detroit underground rap genre.

His family founded Icewood Entertainment after his death.

How did Blade Icewood die?

Blade Icewood died on April 19, 2005. He was shot while at a car wash on 7 Mile Road and Faust on the west side of Detroit.

A gunman pulled up alongside Icewood’s Range Rover and fired 17 rounds into the passenger’s side killing Icewood.

A year prior to his death, ironically enough, Icewood had hosted a nonviolence rally about a mile away from where he was shot.