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  1. Moors seeking weekend liftRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | Vital Football

    ... Rovers Songwriter Chuitar has celebrated York City's fifth Wembley visit in just eight years with a reworking of Coolio's legendary Gangsta's Paradise. York City Ladies' teenage defender Martha Ohr is looking forward to celebrating her first season ...


  2. Wembley Paradise for ChuitarRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | Vital Football

    Songwriter Chuitar has celebrated York City's fifth Wembley visit in just eight years with a reworking of Coolio's legendary Gangsta's Paradise. The Minstermen fanatic followed up previous commendable efforts including 'York City State Of Mind' and 'York In Motion', with 'Wembley Paradise' ahead of next month's FA Trophy Final against Macclesfield Town.


  3. Your Work Friends Are Faking it 19 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | Bloomberg

    You've probably had one of these moments: You're at happy-hour karaoke with coworkers, and you and Serena from Accounts Payable are absolutely nailing "Gangsta's Paradise." As Serena improvises a sweet harmony over your interpretation of Coolio's rap lyrics, something special starts to happen.


  4. The 'Space Jam' Soundtrack Is Getting a Vinyl ReissueRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 |

    The soundtrack for the classic basketball movie, Space Jam starring Michael Jordan and the Looney Tunes , will get a reissue on vinyl as a release for Records Store Day. Released via Atlantic, the two-disc LP will be available on April 22. For those who don't recall, Space Jam: Music From and Inspired By The Motion Picture features JAY Z, R. Kelly, Seal, Salt-N-Pepa, D'Angelo, B-Real, Busta Rhymes, Coolio, LL Cool J, Method Man and more.


  5. Coolio: I will be taking shoes and jewellery off for next UK gigRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2017 | Salisbury Journal

    Rapper Coolio has said he will take off his shoes and jewellery before mingling with the audience at his upcoming UK show, after claims he was previously robbed at a British university gig. The C U When U Get There singer will join stars such as Vanilla Ice, Salt N Pepa and Young MC for the UK leg of the I Love The 90's tour in September, which will bring some of the era's best-known names in rap, hip-hop and R&B back to the stage for six shows.


  6. Blackstreet, Naughty By Nature and more bringing the '90s back to Fiddler's Green on July 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 |

    ... days of overalls and puffy coats. Blackstreet, Naughty By Nature, Sugar Ray's Mark McGrath, All 4 One, Color Me Badd, Coolio, C&C Music Factory feat. Freedom Williams and Snap! will by performing at Fiddler's on July 1 as part of I Love the '90s - ...


  7. Salt-N-Pepa: We're 'here to stay'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | Anniston Star

    ... on the 'I Love The 90s' festival tour which sees them play shows with the likes of Vanilla Ice, Sugar Ray, and Coolio, and Pepa admits she loves to watch the other acts and revel in the nostalgia of the decade that catapulted them into fame. When ...


  8. A&E staff picks March Madness pregame jamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | Cavalier Daily

    ... 'Em High" is sure to boost anyone before a game thanks to its unforgettable hook and its infectious energy. B-Real, Coolio, Method Man, LL Cool J and Busta Rhymes reference basketball plays, monsters and outer space in the jam. The simple beat of "I ...


  9. St. Patrick's Day events happening all week in D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | Washington Blade

    ... as the parade's grand marshal. For details, visit Headliners include Dropkick Murphys, Coolio, House of Pain and Carbon Leaf. There will be more than 30 bands performing, carnival rides, Irish dancers and more. General ...


  10. William PankeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 |

    ... hits paved the way for literally every single female rapper that came after... 10 things you didn't know about Coolio's 'Gangsta's Paradise,' one of the most enduring rap songs of the '90s The significance of Coolio's "Gangsta's Paradise" may be ...


  11. Luxor Casino announces back-to-back Throwback Thursday headlinersRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2017 | RGT Online

    Spring is in the air during the month of March at LAX Nightclub inside Luxor Hotel and Casino , where a weekly lineup of back-to-back Throwback Thursday headliners has sprouted. Wreckx-n-Effect will perform Thursday, 2 March; Arrested Development will perform Thursday, 9 March; Das EFX will perform Thursday, 16 March; CL Smooth will perform Thursday, 23 March; and Coolio will perform Thursday, 30 March.


  12. Eight Original-Song Oscar Snubs That Really HurtRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | Houston Press

    ... the best original songs from motion pictures that not only didn't win an Academy Award, but weren't even nominated. COOLIO, "Gangsta's Paradise" Coolio's opus on street life was technically disqualified because it used some previously released ...


  13. The Chainsmokers' 'Closer' Breaks Record for Most Weeks in Hot 100's Top FiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Billboard

    ... 5 (No. 1, 14 weeks) 20, "Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) ," Los Del Rio, 1996 (No. 1, 14 weeks) 20, "Gangsta's Paradise," Coolio feat. L.V., 1995-96 (No. 1, three weeks)


  14. Bringing back the 90s, coming to Mid-MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    Coolio, Tone Loc, Young MC and Kool Moe Dee are heading to Mid-Michigan on Saturday, May 6 at 7:30 p.m. Coolio has sold more than 17 million records worldwide, led by the release of "Gangsta's Paradise" which won a Grammy Award in 1996 for Best Rap Performance, Solo. Young MC debuted on the single "I Let 'Em Know" and collaborated with Tone Loc on "Wild Thing" in 1989.


  15. Want to see - no, meet - Vanilla Ice and Salt-N-Peppa in the Lowcountry? Herea s howRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | The Island Packet

    If you can finish that lyric, you'll want to mark April 28 on your calendar. Because not only will Vanilla Ice be back with his "brand new invention" but he's bringing Salt-N-Peppa, Color Me Badd, Coolio, and Young MC to the North Charleston Coliseum as part of the I Love the 90's nationwide tour.


  16. Coolio Still Upset Over Losing Batman RoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Dark Horizons News

    ... to serve as the main villain and Harley Quinn as a secondary antagonist. Turns out though that, at one time, rapper Coolio was promised the main villain role - a promise that led him to appear in one scene in "Batman & Robin" as a villain known as ...


  17. Coolio Says He Almost Played Scarecrow in a Third Joel Schumacher 'Batman' MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | /film

    ... which means they're reeeally fascinating. And they could have been even more fascinating/misguided, because rapper Coolio says that Schumacher promised him the role of the Scarecrow in next movie, which never got off the ground. Speaking with the ...


  18. Coolio says he was courted to play Scarecrow in Batman 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    Coolio was courted to play Scarecrow in scrapped 'Batman & Robin' sequel - Coolio visited some bar-and-grill in North Texas several days ago and got interviewed by some random guy. In it, he reveals that he made his brief appearance in the iconic 1997 Batman & Robin because director Joel Schumacher promised to cast him as Scarecrow in the franchises next installment.


  19. The Batman Villain Coolio Almost Played In A Batman SequelRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Cinema Blend News

    ... could've worked. As it turns out, the film was supposed to use Jonathan Crane a.k.a Scarecrow as its main villain and Coolio was at one time set to take on the role. The rapper said: The only reason I did that part, 'cause they promised me the ...


  20. Coolio Was Courted to Play Scarecrow in Scrapped 'Batman & Robin' SequelRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Hollywood Reporter

    Coolio is shedding some light on an age-old question: How did the musician end up in Batman & Robin , anyway? Coolio appeared briefly to oversee a street race featuring Barbara , a role that seemed a little small and random at the time. But in a rather hard-to-hear interview that took place at a bar and grill in Texas, Coolio said he only agreed to appear in Batman & Robin because it was to lead to a larger role.