Rapper allegedly punched his girlfriend in the face during bizarre love triangle.
In 1998, two years before Wyclef's strange mashup, Coolio tapped Kenny Rogers to duet on "The Hustler," a sequal of sorts to "The Gambler."
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Rapper Coolio was arrested in Las Vegas in March 2012 for outstanding warrants because he failed to appear in a local court for multiple traffic violations. That wasn't the "Gangsta's Paradise" rapper's only problem. Police put him in the same jai...
When Busta Rhymes, B-Real, Method Man, Coolio and LL Cool J did the "Monstar's Anthem" for the Space Jam movie soundtrack, hip hop was ushered into the most popular mainstream film about basketball and aliens.
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Coolio's fall from hit-making grace took a turn for the X-rated wiith 2007's Coolio & the Gang Bang, which featured him taking a "fantastic voyage" on camera. Yikes.
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The "Fantastic Voyage" rapper celebrates his 49th birthday.
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