Rapper, Actor, Record Producer
Artis Leon Ivey Jr. (born August 1, 1963), better known by the stage name Coolio, is an American musician, rapper, chef, actor, and record producer. Wikipedia
Born: 1st August, 1963, Compton, Los Angeles, California, USA
Height: 5' 9" (175 cm)
Claim to Fame: Gangsta's Paradise
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Coolio.com is an album by West Coast rapper Coolio. The album was released exclusively in Japan on April 18, 2001, on JVC Victor Records. Most of songs would later appear on 2002's El Cool Magnifico.
A Los Angeles judge has issued a bench warrant for rapper Coolio after he failed to show up for a progress report hearing on Monday.
Coolio`s lawyer told the judge he had tried to contact his client and had no idea why he wasn`t in court, according to TMZ.com.
The "Gangsta`s Paradise" hitmaker has been on probation since last year, after pleading guilty to possession of a controlled substance. Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 4 years ago
Los Angeles (E! Online) – L.A. Superior is definitely not gangsta`s paradise.
Just ask Coolio, who turned up in court today for arraignment on charges stemming from his March 6 drug bust at Los Angeles International Airport.
The 45-year-old rapper,born Artis Ivey Leon Jr.,
pleaded not guilty plea to one felony drug charge and misdemeanor counts of battery and possession of a smoking device, which authorities said was a crack pipe.
Coolio was busted after screeners allegedly found drugs in his luggage. The battery charge came after he supposedly a TSA... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 5 years ago
Rapper-turned-reality TV star Coolio has scrapped his upcoming Australian tour following his recent arrest for drug possession. The Gangsta`s Paradise hit-maker, real name Artis Leon Ivey Jr., was charged with battery and possession of cocaine on Tuesday after a scuffle with security staff at Los Angeles International Airport last Friday. He is free on $10,000 bail - but his legal troubles have forced him to pull his concerts Down Under, his Aussie promoter has confirmed to ABC News. Coolio was due to kick off a string of gigs in Melbourne on Friday, with other... Read More
Posted by NewsHound 5 years ago
What`s cookin` with Coolio? A drug beef with airport cops.
The rapper – real name Artis Leon Ivey Jr. – was arrested at Los Angeles International Airport for drug possession Friday. After his booking, bail was set for $10,000.
He was allegedly found with crack cocaine while going through security before boarding a Southwest Airlines flight, TMZ reports.
Coolio, best known for his 1995 hit Gangsta`s Paradise, has appeared recently on several reality TV shows, including Celebrity Fear Factor, and hosted the online program Cookin With... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 5 years ago
new show debut yesterday which is called "Cooking with Coolio," which puts him in the kitchen with his assistant chef and cousin, Jarez.Coolio is
still in the studio working on his upcoming album called “Steal Hear“.
Coolio upcoming Oxygen channel reality show set to air later this year, it does not have a title as of yet. And it will follow him around in his daily life as he launches a business. Read More
Posted by Ms_TeePooh 6 years ago
In the midst of our capitalist-driven culture, with many dirty hands filthy with corruption and war...
I was hungry a coupla` times but for the most part I ate every day... I got to go to school for free.
I`ve basically got an album full of singles.