Iconic American rapper Artis Leon Ivey Jr, popularly known as Coolio, has been reported dead.
According to multiple sources, the Grammy-award winning rapper’s longtime manager, Jarez Posey, made it known that he passed away at a friend’s house aged 59.
Coolio is popularly known for his 1995 single “Gangsta’s Paradise,” which went on to win a Grammy for best solo rap performance.
The cause of the rapper’s death is yet to be confirmed at this time. May his soul rest in peace.