Born Artis Leon Ivey Jr., he is a rapper best known for the single “Gangsta’s Paradise,” which won the MTV Video Music Award for Best Rap Video in 1996. He is also known for performing the opening theme for the 90’s Nickelodeon show Keenan and Kel.
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|FULL NAME:||Artis Leon Ivey Jr.|
|BIRTH DATE:||August 1, 1963|
|BIRTHPLACE:||Compton, Los Angeles, California, USA|
|AGE:||56 years old|
|HEIGHT:||5 ft, 8 in|
Coolio is a Rapper. Artis was born in 1960s, in the middle of Baby Boomers Generation. He married Josefa Salinas on May 18, 1996 and the couple divorced in 2000. He has twin daughters named Shayne and Kate along with eight other children named Artisha, Darius, Zhaneand, Milan, Artis, Brandi, Grtis and Jackie. He released two failed songs, “Watcha Gonna Do” and “You’re Gonna Miss Me,” which landed him with WC and the Maad Circle.
DID YOU KNOW In 1994, his hit song Fantastic Voyage made it to #3 on the top 100 Billboard.
FACT He recorded a single called “Gangsta Walk” with Snoop Dogg.
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Currently, Coolio is 56 years old. His next birthday is away. Artis will celebrate his 57th birthday on a Thursday, August 1st. On the day of his birth, "So Much In Love" by The Tymes was the number 1 song on the Billboard 100. He shares a birthday with everyone who was born on August 1, 1963. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Coolio’s zodiac sign is Leo. Leo ruling planet is Sun. Those born under the zodiac sign of Leo are natural born leaders. They are dramatic, creative, self-confident, dominant and extremely difficult to resist, able to achieve anything they want to in any area of life they commit to. There is a specific strength to a Leo and their "king of the jungle" status.
Coolio was born in the Year of the Rabbit. The Rabbit is the fourth of the 12-year cycle of animals which appear in the Chinese zodiac related to the Chinese calendar. People born under this sign are creative, compassionate, and sensitive. They also prefer to avoid conflict. This year is the Year of the Rat.
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
Coolio is a 56 years old Rapper, who was born in August, in the Year of the Rabbit (1963) and is a Leo. His life path number is 1. Artis’s birthstone is Peridot and Sardonyx and birth flower is Gladiolus.
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