LL Cool J Songs, Videos, & Albums

LL Cool J ft. Mavado - The Hustler Artwork
Artist: LL Cool J
Featuring: Mavado
LL Cool J is known more as a lover than a fighter (except for that one time), but that doesn’t mean the hip-hop veteran can’t get gully when he wants to. On freshly-minted street single The Hustler, Cool James... More
Posted on Jul 25, 2014
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Action Bronson ft. LL Cool J & Lloyd Banks - Strictly 4 My Jeeps (Queens Day Remix) Artwork
Featuring: LL Cool J | Lloyd Banks
Album: Saab Stories
For natives of NYC’s easternmost borough, today must feel like Christmas in June. Fresh off trading bars with legendary neighbor Kool G. Rap on DJ Tony Touch‘s It’s a Queens Thing, Flushing phenom Action... More
Posted on Jun 06, 2013
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LL Cool J - Authentic Cover
Artist: LL Cool J
Album: Authentic
In November of 1985, rapper-turned-actor-tuned-rapper/actor LL Cool J released his debut album, Radio, on Def Jam Records. 27 years and 12 albums later, the hip hop pioneer has embarked upon the release of his thirteenth... More
Posted on Apr 29, 2013
LL Cool J ft. Snoop Dogg & Fatman Scoop - We Came to Party Artwork
Artist: LL Cool J
Featuring: Snoop Dogg | Fatman Scoop
Album: Authentic
LL Cool J may be well into his forties, but he hasn’t lost his youthful taste for wildin’ out in the club. Coming on the heels of February’s Whaddup, the latest single off Cool James’ forthcoming... More
Posted on Mar 19, 2013
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LL Cool J ft. Chuck D, Travis Barker, Tom Morello & DJ Z-Trip - Whaddup Artwork
Artist: LL Cool J
Featuring: Travis Barker
Song: Whaddup
Album: Authentic
LL Cool J‘s last single, Take It, earned positive feedback on our pages, but some reviewers couldn’t help but express a little nostalgia for the tougher, hungrier Cool James of yore. Evidently, he’s been... More
Posted on Feb 11, 2013
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Artist: LL Cool J
Featuring: Joe
Song: Take It
While The DJBooth declined to post Ratchet, the lead single off LL Cool J‘s forthcoming indie LP, we weren’t about to leave the rap veteran’s fans hanging. Nearly a year after he made his last appearance... More
Posted on Nov 04, 2012
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LL Cool J ft. Ne-Yo - No More Artwork
Artist: LL Cool J
Featuring: Ne-Yo
Song: No More
Professionally, LL Cool J‘s got it pretty damn good right now—while he has made his starring role in NCIS: Los Angeles his main focus, the rap veteran’s still got the cachet to get hip-hop heads’ attention... More
Posted on Nov 15, 2011
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Featuring: LL Cool J
With all the guest work Busta Rhymes has been doing lately (Look At Me Now, Worldwide Choppers, etc.) you may not have realized just how long it’s been since we’ve heard a song from the man himself; over a year, for the... More
Posted on May 30, 2011
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Kevin Nottingham Presents “Mama Said Knock You Out” 20th Anniversary Remix Album [Download]

New York, N.Y. -- On August 27, 1990, L.L. Cool J released his classic fourth full-length, Mama Said Knock You Out. To celebrate the seminal set's 20th anniversary, Kevin Nottingham has assembled an all-star cast of artists... More
Posted on Aug 26, 2010
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Artist: LL Cool J
LL Cool J, whose most recent project (Exit 13) was released a year ago last week, is currently a free-agent in the recording industry, having fulfilled a Def Jam contract that lasted an amazing 23 years.  While the... More
Posted on Sep 13, 2009
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LL Cool J - Exit 13 Cover
Artist: LL Cool J
Album: Exit 13
If you could become any man for one night, who would you be? 50? Diddy? Jibbs? Personally, I’d give some serious consideration to becoming one Mr. James Todd Smith, better known as the incomparable LL Cool J. Life as LL... More
Posted on Sep 08, 2008
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Artist: LL Cool J
In a recent interview inside our DJBooth, LL Cool J declared that, despite his 24-year career, he hasn’t found it difficult to transition between each decade’s changing trends.  Nonetheless, to prove to his early... More
Posted on Aug 25, 2008
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Mariah Carey’s platinum-certified album, E=MC², has been out in stores since April 8.  Over the last eighteen weeks or so, Carey has officially released three singles: Touch My Body, Bye Bye, and I’ll Be Lovin’... More
Posted on Aug 21, 2008
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LL Cool J’s Final “Exit 13” Track Listing Revealed

New York, NY -- On September 9, rapper LL Cool J will release "Exit 13," the 13th and final album from his original Def Jam recording contract. Below is the final track listing from the forthcoming release. See also: LL... More
Posted on Aug 18, 2008
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LL Cool J Interview

Posted on Aug 14, 2008