Coolio returning to Preston

Hip hop artist Coolio performed his hit Gangsta's Paradise with the students in their living room on Tuesday. The rapper will be reunited with his student friends at a pub in Preston this evening.

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Coolio returning to Preston after living room gig

Hip hop artist Coolio performed his hit Gangsta's Paradise with the students in their living room on Tuesday. He also bought ingredients for a meal then cooked for them.

The rapper will be reunited with his student friends at a pub in Preston this evening. Videos of Coolio's living room performance have attracted millions of views online.

VIDEO: World famous rapper jams and cooks with Preston students

It is the stuff dreams are made of. Imagine going on a crazy night out and ending up with a legendary rapper back at yours for dinner and an impromptu jam session.

That is exactly what happened to a group of students from Preston when they bumped into Gangsta's Paradise icon Coolio.

Video of their night in with the rapping legend, who has sold more than 17 million albums world wide, has now gone viral.

Rob Smith went to meet Coolio's new best friends.

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Coolio goes to Tesco before cooking for students

Before he whipped up a peach crumble for the Preston students he of course needs to buy his ingredients from the local Tesco. All this and a sing along with the rapper too. If you've not seen there video. Here it is.

Raiding the shelves in Tesco Credit: Kelly Maguire
Making the right selection Credit: Kelly Maguire
Chopping up the ingredients Credit: ITV
Coolio gets to work Credit: ITV

Students night in with rapper Coolio

Melissa Bryan, Claudia Doherty, Olivia Johnson-Aley Credit: ITV

The students who invited Coolio back to their flat for a for a sing song have been revealed. Hear from them on tonights Granada Reports at 6.

Claudia told our reporter the rapper stayed the night before coming back the next day to cook them dinner and have a sing song.

See the video here. There is some strong language towards the end.

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