Name: LL Cool J
Birth Name: 
James Todd Smith
Birth Date: 
January 14, 1968
Birth Place: 
Bay Shore, New York, U.S
Actor / Rapper
Relationship Status: 
Married to Simone
Celebrity Ranking # 1339

2016 Grammy Awards Tap LL Cool J For Hosting Duties

Posted Wednesday December 16, 2015 12:17 PM GMT

Dusting off his master of ceremonies skills, LL Cool J will host the 2016 Grammy Awards on February 15th, 2016 at 8:00pm on CBS.


“Lip Sync Battle” Season 2 Trailer Is Off the Chain!

Posted Tuesday December 15, 2015 10:49 AM GMT

Taking things to the next level, the forthcoming season of “Lip Sync Battle” promises to be nothing short of incredible.

The newly-released trailer features Channing Tatum getting all gussied up as Beyoncé, causing quite a reaction from LL Cool J - “This is crazy!”


LL Cool J: Ready for Action at the 2014 ACM Awards

Posted Sunday April 6, 2014 8:20 PM GMT

He always loved a good party, and LL Cool J came ready to have fun as she arrived at the 49th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards this evening (April 6).

Showing some swagger in blue suede, the “NCIS: Los Angeles” star couldn’t wait to mingle with fellow famous folks outside the MGM Grand Garden Arena before checking out all the action inside.


LL Cool J Calls Out Kanye West for “Complaining”

Posted Tuesday February 25, 2014 5:06 PM GMT

His career is the definition of longevity and LL Cool J weighed in on some of the hot performers in the music scene today during his interview on “Arsenio” last night (February 24).

The “Mama Said Knock You Out” rapper discussed working with a few up-and-coming rappers and confessed he enjoys listening to folks like Kendrick Lamar.


Beatles 50th Anniversary Tribute Draws… Pretty Much Everyone!

Posted Wednesday January 29, 2014 9:00 AM GMT

Their impact on American popular music is undeniable and The Beatles were honored with a star-studded tribute on Monday night (January 27).


2014 People's Choice Awards: The Show, The Winners

Posted Thursday January 9, 2014 9:00 AM GMT

It's the biggest night in Hollywood where fans get the chance to rule the entire show, and plenty of your favorite celebs went home with brand new hardware at the 2014 People's Choice Awards on Wednesday (January 8).


2014 Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Nominees Unveiled

Posted Wednesday October 16, 2013 12:45 PM GMT

It’s always exciting to see who makes the cut each year for the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame induction ceremony, and this time around the nominees span the sonic spectrum.

Included in the list of 16 hopefuls are acts like Peter Gabriel, LL Cool J, Cat Stevens, Nirvana, Kiss, NWA, Linda Ronstadt, Hall and Oates, the Replacements, and Yes.


Brad Paisley Answers “Accidental Racist” Criticism

Posted Tuesday April 9, 2013 11:20 AM GMT

He’s always had a way with words, and Brad Paisley has definitely struck a nerve with the lyrics to one of his brand new songs.

“Accidental Racist” from Paisley’s new album Wheelhouse features LL Cool J and deals with the ongoing conversation between black and white America.