The guy known best for performing the song "Ice Ice Baby" will be honored by the Village of Wellington later this month. 

Rob Van Winkle, better known as "Vanilla Ice", is being named Wellington's "Outstanding Citizen of the Year".  The Palm Beach Post reports he has lived in Wellington for more than a decade and has contributed to several local charities. 

He also tapes his DIY Network reality show "The Vanilla Ice Project" in the Village. 

On the show, Van Winkle and others do home makeovers. 

He'll get his award from the Wellington Chamber of Commerce on February 26th. 

For tickets, call  the chamber at (561) 792-6525 or Click Here for more details.

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