Breaking News: Coolio Dies at age 59

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Grammy winning rap artist, Coolio, has passed away Wednesday, September 28, 2022, in Los Angeles. While the cause of death has not been confirmed, the artist’s longtime manager revealed that Coolio died at the home of a friend.

Best known for his 1995 hit, “Gangsta’s Paradise” from the “Dangerous Minds” movie soundtrack, Coolio had a career that stretched from the 80’s on. Receiving five Grammy nominations throughout his career, and winning a coveted Grammy for best solo rap performance with “Gangsta’s Paradise,” Coolio’s music earned it’s way into his generation’s top hits easily.

Read more about Coolio’s life at APNews.com

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