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Coolio responds to Jeopardy contestant's 'Gangsta's Paradise' mistake

The slight error cost the challenger $3,200
Jan 3, 2018 – 1:54 PM EST

It pays to know good hip hop.

Just ask game show contestant, Nick, who appeared on yesterday's episode of Jeopardy. When Nick was asked about Coolio's classic hit song from 'Dangerous Minds,' most people assumed he got the answer correct when he said "Gangster's Paradise."

However, the Jeopardy judges did not agree.

Check out the awkward moment here:

The day after Nick's answer went viral, Coolio chimed in with support for Nick.

The slight error cost Nick $3,200.