Ep. 12 Notes (“Gangsta’s Paradise,” by Coolio, ft. L.V.)

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The Song

And here are the lyrics.

Supporting Songs

Daveed Diggs on the Tonight Show

 

“Pastime Paradise,” Stevie Wonder

“Apalachian Spring,” by Aaron Copland

References

Websites

The Wikipedia article on the song.

The Billboard Hot 100 Charts for 1995.

The Billboard Rap Charts for 1995.

The Billboard Hot 100 Year End Chart for 1995.

Philosophical Sources

The book of Ecclesiastes.

A bunch of philosophy books and stuff.

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