Coolio's posthumous album will also feature SHORT & TREACH

Coolio's estate has announced the late rapper's posthumous album titled LONG LIVE COOLIO, featuring Too $hort, Naughty By Nature Trach, and more.

The announcement came via a press release on Wednesday (15 March), which also revealed the lead single "Tag 'U It", featuring $hort, would arrive on Friday (17 March).

The release of "Tag 'You It"' will be accompanied by a video, which was filmed before Coolio's departure in September 2022.

LONG LIVE COOLIO "Gangsta's Paradise" will be the rapper's first LP since his 2009 offering From the Bottom 2 the Top.

Coolio died unexpectedly on 28 September at the age of 59. According to his longtime manager Jerez, the Los Angeles native was visiting a friend's 

His friend went to check on him and eventually found the Grammy Award winner lying on the bathroom floor.

Paramedics were called to the home, but he was marked dead at the scene.

He was also preparing to bring his "Kwanza-Bot" character back to Futurama for the upcoming revival of the cartoon on Hulu.

On top of the new year, a custom headstone for the late rapper was unveiled, featuring photos and a tribute to his biggest record, "Gangsta Paradise."

Although Coolio was cremated, his family wanted a physical location to pay their respects, and the piece was delivered to them just before the new year.