Coolio

Coolio

Coolio

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Top Songs

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Gangsta's Paradise
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Fantastic Voyage [Timber Mix]
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1-2-3-4 (Sumpin' New)
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County LineE
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Too HotE

Albums

  • Out Fa the Bag

    Feb 2021 • 1 song

  • Gangsta's Paradise

    Sep 2020 • 19 songs

  • Greatest Hits

    Oct 2018 • 10 songs

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Coolio

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Coolio was one of the first rappers to balance pop accessibility with gritty, street-level subject matter and language. Yet despite his nods to hardcore, his music was clearly more happy-go-lucky at heart; he shared the West Coast scene's love of laid-back '70s funk, and that attitude translated to his music far more often than Dr. Dre's Death Row/G-funk axis. Most of Coolio's hits were exuberant, good-time party anthems (save for his moody signature song "Gangsta's Paradise"), and he created a goofy, ingratiating persona in the videos that supported them. He was also popular ...
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