Coolio, the '90s rapper who illuminated the music diagrams with hits like "Gangsta's Heaven"

 "Incredible Journey," has passed on, his companion and director Jarez Posey, told CNN. He was 59.

Posey said Coolio kicked the bucket Wednesday evening. Subtleties on the conditions were not quickly accessible.

Erik Scott of the Los Angeles Local group of fire-fighters affirmed that firemen and paramedics answered an approach the 2900 block of South Chesapeake Pkwy. 

 At the point when they showed up, they saw as an inert male and performed "revival endeavors for roughly 45 minutes."

The patient "was resolved dead not long before 5:00 p.m.," Scott said.

"We are disheartened by the deficiency of our dear companion and client, Coolio, 

who spent away this evening," an assertion gave to CNN from Coolio's ability chief Sheila Finegan said.