Robert Beck A.K.A. "Iceberg Slim" was a reformed pimp and American author who laid the foundation for stories of being a
pimp & pimping women on the impoverished cold streets.he majorly influenced hip hop in the story telling of pimping,Ice-T &
Ice Cube adopted their names in part from reading the author he has also influenced other artist such as Too $hort,Snoop
Dogg,Jay-Z & many others.