Grammy award winner and popular 90’s american rapper Coolio has passed on at age 59. The news of Coolio’s death came as he is said to have died on Wednesday afternoon, 28th September 2022. His manager and friend Jarez Posey has confirmed his death. The American rapper who was based in California was known for hits like ‘Gangster Paradise’, ‘Fantastic Voyage’ and ‘Dangerous Minds’ which still has massive air play till now.
What Was The Cause Of Coolio’s Death?
Reports indicates that the 90’s rapper was found unconscious in the bathroom after visiting a friend. He was declared dead after being attended to and examined by paramedics and police. It is alleged that his death was caused by heart attack, however until an autopsy has been conducted on him, it cannot be concluded that the supposed cause is authentic.
What Is Coolio’s Real Name?
Coolio’s real name was Artis Leon Ivey Jr. Since coolio’s death, celebrities like Matt Bonner, Former NBA player and Actor Lou Diamond Phillips have offered their condolences to the family.
With some of Coolio’s achievement, he won a Grammy in 1996 for ‘Fantastic Voyage and had a billion views on YouTube with this same song. He sold over 17 million record as well. The rapper has really made a name for himself and will be counted as a Legend who made our childhood fun.
How Many Children Did Coolio Have?
According to sources Coolio had six children with his ex-wife before his demise. The names of children are Brandy Ivey, Shayne Ivey, Milan Ivey, Grtis Ivey, Artisha Ivey, Jackie Ivey, Darius Ivey, Kate Ivey, Artis Ivey III and Zanead Ivey.
Coolio’s death has brought tears and sorrow to his family and fans.
May his soul rest in peace!