LL Cool J

Born 14 January 1968
LL Cool J
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1968-01-14
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LL Cool J

LL Cool J Biography (Wikipedia)

James Todd Smith (born January 14, 1968), known professionally as LL Cool J (short for Ladies Love Cool James), is an American hip hop recording artist, rapper, musician, record producer, actor, author and entrepreneur from Hollis, Queens. With the breakthrough success of his hit single "I Need a Beat" and the Radio LP, LL Cool J became one of the first hip-hop acts to achieve mainstream success along with Kurtis Blow and Run-D.M.C..

LL Cool J has released 13 studio albums and two greatest hits compilations. His twelfth album Exit 13 (2008), was his last for his long-tenured deal with Def Jam Recordings. LL Cool J appeared in numerous films, including In Too Deep, Any Given Sunday, S.W.A.T., Deep Blue Sea, Mindhunters, and Edison. He currently plays NCIS Special Agent Sam Hanna in the CBS crime drama television series NCIS: Los Angeles. LL Cool J also is the host of Lip Sync Battle on Paramount Network.

A two-time Grammy Award winner, LL Cool J is known for such hip hop hits as "Going Back to Cali", "I'm Bad", "The Boomin' System", "Rock the Bells" and "Mama Said Knock You Out", as well as R&B hits such as "Doin' It", "I Need Love", "All I Have", "Around the Way Girl" and "Hey Lover". In 2010, VH1 has placed him on their "100 Greatest Artists Of All Time" list. In 2017, LL Cool J became the first rapper to receive Kennedy Center Honors.

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Luv U Better (feat. Amerie)
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Luv U Better (feat. Amerie)
Ludacris
Fatty Girl
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Fatty Girl
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Mama Said Knock You Out
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Mama Said Knock You Out
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Loungin (Who Do Ya Luv) (feat. Total)
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Loungin (Who Do Ya Luv) (feat. Total)
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Going Back To Cali
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Going Back To Cali
Jennifer Lopez
All I Have (feat. LL Cool J)
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All I Have (feat. LL Cool J)
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Around the Way Girl
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Around the Way Girl
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I Can't Live Without My Radio
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I Can't Live Without My Radio
Craig Mack
Flava In Your Ear (Remix) (feat. The Notorious B.I.G., rampage, LL Cool J & Busta Rhymes)
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Flava In Your Ear (Remix) (feat. The Notorious B.I.G., rampage, LL Cool J & Busta Rhymes)
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Doin' It (feat. LeShaun)
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Doin' It (feat. LeShaun)
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Hush (feat. 7 Aurelius)
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Hush (feat. 7 Aurelius)
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Rock The Bells
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Rock The Bells
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I Need Love
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I Need Love
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Phenomenon
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Phenomenon
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The Boomin' System
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The Boomin' System
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Headsprung
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Headsprung
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Hey Lover (feat. Boyz II Men)
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Hey Lover (feat. Boyz II Men)
Babyface
This Is For The Lover In You (feat. LL Cool J)
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This Is For The Lover In You (feat. LL Cool J)
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Loungin'
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Loungin'
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Control Myself (feat. Jennifer Lopez)
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Control Myself (feat. Jennifer Lopez)
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