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Coolio

Gangsta's Paradise

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  • Instrumental
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“Gangsta’s Paradise” is a rap song by Coolio from the movie Dangerous Minds (1995) (starring Michelle Pfeiffer). The song was later released on the albums Gangsta’s Paradise and Dangerous Minds soundtrack in 1995. Coolio was awarded a Grammy for the song/album. The song was voted as the best single of the year in The Village Voice Pazz & Jop critics poll. The United World Chart ranked it as the 15th most successful single of all time. Read on...

Song lines: ♪ Living in a gangsta's paradise ... We keep spending most our lives ... We've been spending most our lives

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Most votes come from Spain, Germany, United States, Australia, France, Turkey, Bosnia and Herzegowina, Austria, Sweden, and United Kingdom.

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More songs by Coolio (See Charts): 1, 2, 3, 4 (Sumpin' New), and Fantastic Voyage.

Popular in Rap (See Charts): Hasta La Vista, The Real Slim Shady, The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air, Cleanin' Out My Closet, Sing For The Moment, Stan, Mockingbird, Stan, Fantastic Voyage, and Omg.

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