Sad news in the music world as legendary rapper Coolio has died at the age of 59.
Coolio's longtime manager, Jarez, says Coolio went to the bathroom at his friend's house, but when he didn't come after a while ... the friend kept calling for him, and eventually went in and found Coolio laying on the floor.
A friend called EMTs, who arrived and pronounced Coolio dead on the scene -- and Jarez tells us the paramedics suspect he suffered cardiac arrest. An official cause of death has not been determined.
He was best know for the hits Gangsta's Paradise, 1,2,3,4 (Sumpin' New), and Fantastic Voyage
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