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  1. Watch a 1920s Jazz Rendition of Coolio's 'Gangsta's Paradise'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | TIME.com

    You've probably never thought, Oh man, I really wish I could hear a cover of "Gangsta's Paradise" performed as a vintage jazz tune. But that wish has come true anyway, and the result is pretty great.

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  2. Coolio's 'Gangsta's Paradise' goes old schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | USA Today

    The popular YouTube musical group has done a speakeasy jazz version of Coolio's Gangsta's Paradise , which became popular thanks to the 1995 movie Dangerous Minds .

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  3. In Claptrap's addled mind, Coolio slide, slide, slippity slides into BorderlandsRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | Polygon

    ... head, looks a little weird. Press play above for a preview of the Claptastic Voyage DLC, set to the dulcet tones of Coolio. The rapper's 1994 song "Fantastic Voyage" sampled Lakeside's 1980 funk classic of the same name. Now, they're both working ...

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  4. 'Gangsta's Paradise' gets the vintage cover it deservesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Mashable

    It's safe to say that if a classic Chicago gangster such as Al Capone heard Coolio's "Gangsta's Paradise," he probably wouldn't be able to relate to it, even though the lyrics to the song speak true to his life. It's not Capone's fault, he just never lived to hear '90s rap.

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  5. Gangsta's Paradise: The Al Capone Version, 1920's StyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | MilkandCookies

    Chicago in the 1920's was truly a gangster's paradise, after all..Check out the amazing Robyn Adele Anderson on this speakeasy jazz version of Coolio's "Gangsta's Paradise" - the way Al Capone would've heard it.

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  6. UFC 184 live blog: Alan Jouban vs. Richard WalshRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2015 | MMAFighting.com

    ... career, on the main card. Check out the UFC 184 live blog below. Round 1: Jouban walks out to Gangsta's Paradise by Coolio, because being a handsome male model is the life of a gangsta. John McCarthy is the third man in the cage for this one. Walsh ...

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  7. This week in music/porn: RZA in Vanessa del Rio biopic; Miley no...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Brooklynvegan

    Coolio's PornHub collaboration is so last year. This week, the worlds of music and porn can't stop finding new ways to collide: Wu-Tang Clan member, and no stranger to acting, RZA will be appearing in the upcoming biopic on the "World's First Latina adult film star" Vanessa del Rio .

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  8. 'Ain't No Party': Examining the Origins of a Ubiquitous PhraseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | The Atlantic

    ... survey of my officemates, few were correctly able to identify where the "ain't no party" meme began. The answer: Coolio's "1, 2, 3, 4 (Sumpin' New)," released 20 years ago: "1, 2, 3, 4" was the third single of Gangsta's Paradise . When it was ...

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  9. Grammys Diss Heavy Metal Yet Again With Tenacious D a Best Metal...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | VH1

    ... Metal Performance' is the equivalent of "Weird Al" Yankovic winning the 'Best Rap Solo Performance' Grammy for his Coolio send-up "Amish Paradise" or Anthrax 's "I'm The Man" getting a comedy Grammy just because it was funny. Every other nominee ...

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  10. 5 Classic West Coast Rap Videos Turning 20 in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | LA Weekly

    ... way-back machine that is the Internet, we present to you five classic West Coast rap videos that turn 20 in 2015. Coolio "Gangsta's Paradise" Rap's biggest hit of the year also happened to have one of its most memorable videos. Coolio's ...

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  11. Five Classic West Coast Rap Albums Turning 20 in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | OC Weekly

    ... until they "bounce" in the underground, 1995 had something for everybody and its influence is still being felt today. Coolio, Gangsta's Paradise True to his name, there was a period in the '90s when Coolio was the absolute coolest. One year after ...

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  12. Viva PHX 2015 Lineup Announced: Andrew W.K., Twin Shadow, and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Phoenix New Times

    ... way from hip-hop and funk territory through the realms of electronica, pop, indie rock, punk, and garage. Rap icon Coolio will be one of the other big names at Viva PHX 2015, as will local legends Bogan Via and Andrew Jackson Jihad (who sold out the ...

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  13. 5 Classic West Coast Rap Albums Turning 20 in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | City Pages

    ... until they "bounce" in the underground, 1995 had something for everybody and its influence is still being felt today. Coolio, Gangsta's Paradise True to his name, there was a period in the '90s when Coolio was the absolute coolest. One year after ...

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  14. InterFM Converse Music MixRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | Inter-FM 76.1 FM

    Californiaa oeo a a 1 4a a a 1a Sa Califorinaa 'a a 1 4a a a -a Yae 1 2ae>2a 'a a 3a 1a Sa a -a a aa 3a a i1 4 Universally Speaking / Red Hot Chili Peppers Know Your Enemy / Green Day The Power Of Love / Huey Lewis And The News Classic / MKTO Drunk Off Your Love / Shwayze & Cisco Anytime You Need Me / Michael Franti & Spearhead You Are My Number One / Smash Mouth Everyday People / Sly & the Family Stone Fly Like An Eagle / Steve Miller Band Regulate / Warren G & Nate Dogg Love / Keyshia Cole Free/Sail On / Chante Moore Lovely Day / Bill Withers Smooth / Santana Try Again Today / The Charlatans Party Rock Anthem / LMFAO So What? / Far East Movement London Bridge / Fergie Remember You / Wiz Khalifa Fantastic Voyage / Coolio Why Can't We Be Friends / War What I Got / Sublime You Me and the Bourgeoisie / The Submarines One Girl / One Boy / !!! Lake Michigan / Rogue Wave Boyfriend / Best ... (more)

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  15. Hear the 'Delicately Crafted' Sex Anthems That Won Pornhub's Song ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | RollingStone

    ... is guaranteeing them 500,000 views each. Pornhub Records launched last September, when it released a single by Coolio, "Take It to the Hub." The rapper made an NSFW video for the song, where it has logged more than one million views so far. Although ...

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  16. Bizarre RideRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | LA Weekly

    ... first manager, brokered their first record deal and personally commissioned their iconic roller-coaster album cover. Coolio, House of... The tears are 10 years dry. The emotional abrasions have long faded. But a decade after Edward Ma's debut as ...

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  17. Over the Edge Books Wants to Be the Marvel and Vice of Hip-Hop PublishingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | LA Weekly

    ... first manager, brokered their first record deal and personally commissioned their iconic roller-coaster album cover. Coolio, House of Pain and Montell Jordan also entered the industry through Stewart, who negotiated their first contracts. And when ...

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  18. 5 Classic West Coast Rap Albums Turning 20 in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | LA Weekly

    ... for everybody and its influence is still being felt today. True to his name, there was a period in the '90s when Coolio was the absolute coolest. One year after winning us over with the fun of his breakout single "Fantastic Voyage," which provided a ...

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  19. '90s Party with CoolioRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Coolio ") will perform at Chilkoot Charlie's Saturday. The Grammy-winning artist and cookbook author will preside over a '90s theme party throughout the whole bar complex.

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  20. What is your musical guilty pleasure?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | 97.1 ZHT

    ... and piercings I'm so obsessed with hanson. I was embarrassed about it back in high school but now I don't care I love Coolio Crank that hall and oats up loud!! air supply baby! 98 degrees Wilson Phillips! TLC Kissed by a rose is one I can't turn off ...

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