Reports coming in say Coolio has died in Los Angeles. He died while using the bathroom of a friend he visited late Wednesday.
When his use of the bathroom became prolonged, his friend called him several times without reports say.
The said friend then rushed in only to find him lying on the floor motionless…the EMT was immediately called only for them to come and pronounce when died. Although, there are no signs of foul play or drug use the coroner is expected to give an official cause of death.
Known privately as Artis Leon Ivey Jr., Coolio came to international acclaim with the release of his hit song “Gangsta’s Paradise” in the mid-1990s.
The song reached #1 and stayed there for 3 weeks.
Coolio died at 59.
Coolio Cause of Death
The cause of Coolio’s death is yet to be revealed.
Coolio was 59 at the time of his death.
Coolio had a really large family of thirteen publicly known relatives.
Coolio was not married at the time of his death. He had been previously married to Josefa Salinas, they were married from 1996 to 2000.
Coolio had ten children; Artis Ivey III, Zhaneand Ivey, Kate Ivey, Darius Ivey, Jackie Ivey, Milan Ivey, Shayne Ivey, Artish Ivey, Brandi Ivey, and Grtis Ivey.
Coolio was born to Artis Leon Ivey Sr. and Jackie Slater.
Coolio’s only sibling is actor Malieek Straughter.
Coolio Net Worth
Coolio was estimated to be worth $1.5 million at the time of his death.
Coolio’s funeral is yet to be held.
We shall keep you updated on developments.