LL Cool J

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LL Cool J

LL Cool J performing at Summerfest in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on June 28, 2013
Background information
Birth name James Todd Smith
Born January 14, 1968 (1968-01-14) (age 46)
Bay Shore, New York, United States
Genres Hip hop
Occupations Rapper, actor
Years active 1984-present
Labels 429 Records, Def Jam, Violator, S-BRO
Associated acts Jennifer Lopez, DMX, 50 Cent, Method Man
Website Official website

James Todd Smith (born January 14, 1968) is an American rapper, actor, and entrepreneur. He is better known by his stage name LL Cool J (which is short for Ladies Love Cool James).[1]

He currently stars on the CBS crime drama television series NCIS: Los Angeles as Special Agent Sam Hanna. As a rapper, he has released thirteen studio albums. Some of his most well known songs are "Mama Said Knock You Out", "I'm Bad", "Rock the Bells", "I Can't Live Without My Radio", and "The Boomin' System". His last album Authentic was released on April 30, 2013.[2]

Cool J is married to his wife Simone[3] and is a Christian.[4]

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