On August 8 “Gangsta’s Paradise” by Coolio was released…

On August 8, 1995 Coolio released the hit single “Gangsta’s Paradise.” The song, featured in the 1995 soundtrack to the film “Dangerous Minds,” has become Coolio’s signature song, being both a critical and commercial success. The song reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100, selling over 5.7 million copies worldwide, and being the number-one…

On August 1 Coolio was born…

On August 1, 1963 Coolio was born.   The rapper has had an musical career, from rapping to producing, extending over 25 years. Arguably, his most memorial hit was the 1995 hit “Gangsta’s Paradise,” which was made for the 1995 film, “Dangerous Minds,” starring Michelle Pfeiffer. Music video for “Gangsta’s Paradise”: The song was a…

On August 8 “Gangsta’s Paradise” by Coolio was released…

On August 8, 1995 Coolio released the hit single “Gangsta’s Paradise.” The song, featured in the 1995 soundtrack to the film “Dangerous Minds,” has become Coolio’s signature song, being both a critical and commercial success. The song reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100, selling over 5.7 million copies worldwide, and being the number-one…

On August 1 Coolio was born…

On August 1, 1963 Coolio was born.  The rapper has had an musical career, from rapping to producing, extending over 25 years. Arguably, his most memorial hit was the 1995 hit “Gangsta’s Paradise,” which was made for the 1995 film, “Dangerous Minds,” starring Michelle Pfeiffer.  Music video for “Gangsta’s Paradise”: The song was a critical…

On August 8 “Gangsta’s Paradise” by Coolio was released…

On August 8, 1995 Coolio released the hit single “Gangsta’s Paradise.” The song, featured in the 1995 soundtrack to the film “Dangerous Minds,” has become Coolio’s signature song, being both a critical and commercial success. The song reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100, selling over 5.7 million copies worldwide, and being the number-one…

On August 1 Coolio was born…

On August 1, 1963 Coolio was born.   The rapper has had an musical career, from rapping to producing, extending over 25 years. Arguably, his most memorial hit was the 1995 hit “Gangsta’s Paradise,” which was made for the 1995 film, “Dangerous Minds,” starring Michelle Pfeiffer. Music video for “Gangsta’s Paradise”: The song was a…

On August 8 Coolio released “Gangsta’s Paradise” …

On August 8, 1995 Coolio released the hit single “Gangsta’s Paradise.” The song, featured in the 1995 soundtrack to the film “Dangerous Minds,” has become Coolio’s signature song, being both a critical and commercial success. The song reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100, selling over 5.7 million copies worldwide, and being the number-one…

On August 1 Coolio was born …

On August 1, 1963 Coolio was born. The rapper has had an musical career, from rapping to producing, extending over 25 years. Arguably, his most memorial hit was the 1995 hit “Gangsta’s Paradise,” which was made for the 1995 film, “Dangerous Minds,” starring Michelle Pfeiffer. Music video for “Gangsta’s Paradise”: The song was a critical…