Label: Warner Music Poland - 0630-12899-4 • Format: Cassette Album • Country: Poland • Genre: Hip Hop • Style: Gangsta
Gangsta's Paradise is the second studio album by rapper Coolioreleased on November 21, It is Coolio's best-selling album, with over three million copies sold in the United States. The album produced three singles, which became hits: the title track which was first used in the film Dangerous Minds released before Coolio's album" The Revolution - Coolio - Gangstas Paradise2, 3, 4 Sumpin' New ", and " Too Hot ".
Three songs were released as singles. The album was nominated Gate Ov Dreams (Labyrinth 71) - Luna Dopa / Emme Ya - The Hidden Walker / Apotheosis Psychoerotica a Grammy for Best Rap Album.
Spin gave the album 8 out of 10, and said, "Today's rappers aren't interested in sharing any knowledge with outsiders. Coolio is the great exception Even upon first listen, it sounds like a collection of hits. Entertainment Weekly ranked the album 4 on EW's Top 10 Albums ofand said, "The level-headed street philosopher, preaching respect for black women, fatherly responsibility, and safe sex Coolio and his crew make the ghetto seem not just a place of desolation, but of hope.
The Source gave the album 4 Mics out of 5, and said, "The crazy braided one brings skilled and insightful lyrics that reach and relate to all levels of the Black experience Few artists can straddle the line between commercial and underground hip-hop. Musician said, "Coolio ties his music to a message that's as deep as the groove. Rap Pages gave the album 7 out of 10, and said, "Maybe because he rapped for a decade with no props, got yanked on record deals Coolio rejoices in the only life he knows.
NME gave the album 7 out of 10, and said, "Instead of playing the role of the Uzi-toting big-shot, he adopts a more reflective view of urban life in Los Angeles In doing so, Coolio takes a deliberate step forward from last year's light-hearted debut. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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