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1st August 1963

Coolio

American actor and rapper

Artis Leon Ivey Jr., known professionally as Coolio, is an American rapper, actor, chef, and record producer. Coolio achieved mainstream success in the mid-to-late 1990s with his albums It Takes a Thief (1994), Gangsta's Paradise (1995), and My Soul (1997). He is best known for his 1995 Grammy Award-winning hit single "Gangsta's Paradise", as well as other singles "Fantastic Voyage" (1994), "1, 2, 3, 4 " (1996) and "C U When U Get There" (1997). He was also known for rapping the theme song for the mid-to-late 1990s Nickelodeon series Kenan & Kel. Coolio has since gone on to release albums independently and has also become a chef, creating a web series titled Cookin' with Coolio and releasing a cookbook.

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  • Age:
    57
  • Birthday:
    1st August 1963
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Star Sign:
    Leo
  • Place of Birth:
    Compton, California
  • Country:
    United States of America