Editorial: Execution Date Set For Philly Hip-Hop Pioneer Cool C
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Editorial: Execution Date Set For Philly Hip-Hop Pioneer Cool C

Philly rap legend Cool C has received a date for his execution.

The 44-year-old rapper has been on death row for the murder of a Philadelphia police officer on January 2, 1996. C along with another legendary rapper Steady B, and another local rapper, Mark Canty, attempted a bank robbery that left Lauretha Vaird dead. Vaird represented the first Black female officer killed in the line of duty.

It has been confirmed that Cool C’s date of execution is 1.8.2015!!! Gov. Corbett signed the execution warrant on Friday.

The rapper, real name Christopher Roney, has always maintained his innocence in the case.

He had a hit record in the 80′s called “The Glamorous Life” which you can give a watch below…

News source courtesy of AllHipHop.com!!!