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Coolio (I)


With over 17 million records sold worldwide, Grammy award-winning and multi-platinum recording artist Coolio is an artist known around the world as a musical and cooking master of extraordinary reinvention. Growing up during the time of tremendous change in Compton, Calif., Coolio fed on struggle and used it as a launching pad of continual ... See full bio »

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1 win & 2 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Space Jam
Space Jam Soundtrack
(1996)
Pain & Gain
Pain & Gain Soundtrack
(2013)
Bad Teacher
Bad Teacher Soundtrack
(2011)
The Green Hornet
The Green Hornet Soundtrack
(2011)

Filmography

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  Kenan & Kel (TV Series) (composer - 62 episodes, 1996 - 2000) (performer - 62 episodes, 1996 - 2000)
- Tales from the Clip (2000) ... (composer: theme music) / (performer: theme song)
- The April Fools (2000) ... (composer: theme music) / (performer: theme song)
- Futurama (1999) ... (composer: theme music) / (performer: theme song)
- Oh, Brother (1999) ... (composer: theme music) / (performer: theme song)
- Aww, Here It Goes to Hollywood: Part 2 (1999) ... (composer: theme music) / (performer: theme song)
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Other Works:

Has released 3 rap albums See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Articles | 4 Pictorials | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Artis Ivey Jr. | Coolio featuring L.V.

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I came to Baku the same way I would go to Texas - because they asked me to come and play hip hop. See more »

Trivia:

Was featured in a subplot of Daredevil (2003), but his scenes were eventually deleted. However, he still appears in the film's trailers. His scenes were restored in the 2004 Director's Cut DVD. See more »

Trademark:

Hair braids sticking out in various directions

Nickname:

El Cool Magnifico

Star Sign:

Leo

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