The US Rapper ‘Coolio’ died Wednesday in Los Angeles on the age of 59.
The rapper who made great progress throughout the 90s was visiting a pal late Wednesday afternoon when he died.
Coolio’s longtime supervisor, Jarez Posey, says Coolio went to the toilet at his pal’s home, however when he didn’t come out after a while, the pal continued to name for him, and finally went in and located Coolio laying on the ground.
Coolio, whose actual title is Artis Leon Ivey Jr., got here up on the L.A. rap scene within the final a part of the 80s, nevertheless exploded broadly in 1995 when he launched “Gangsta’s Paradise” for the soundtrack of the Michelle Pfeiffer movie, “Harmful Minds.”
Whereas ‘Paradise’ grew to become his signature hit,, Coolio had just a few others together with 1994’s “Incredible Voyage” which hit #3 on Billboard’s Scorching 100 in addition to “1,2,3,4 (Sumpin’ New)”
Coolio, was an American rapper, document producer, and actor.
Coolio had six youngsters. He married Josefa Salinas in 1996, they usually divorced in 2000.