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  1. Beni Johnson: The man behind the go-to hip hop platform in Calgary, 10X Music and CultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Calgary Journal

    ... he and his friends re-enacted the Monstars Anthem from the movie Space Jam. Johnson said he rapped the verse by LL Cool J, and while he and his friends were equally excited about the performance, it was Johnson who stood out and surprised his ...


  2. REVIEW: Ice Cube's 'Everythangs Corrupt' signals his rise in mainstream rapRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | The Daily Free Press

    ... back with open arms. Back in the early days of rap, the genre signaled an urban uprising and call to injustice. LL Cool J was both loud and sultry, while Run-D.M.C. was just loud with a hint of rock and roll. Their records were ones that you loved ...


  3. Glade Hill man pleads guilty to string of larceniesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Franklin News-Post

    After pleading guilty on Nov. 29, a 26-year-old Glade Hill man received a five-year sentence for his role in a series of larcenies, according to a news release from Franklin County Commonwealth's Attorney A.J. Dudley. On Nov. 8, the Franklin County Sheriff's Office arrested Crook and James Todd Smith, 54, also of Glade Hill, after a series of thefts that occurred earlier this year, according to a news release from Capt.


  4. UFC Welterweight Champion Tyron Woodley Crowns Joyner Lucas Reigning Fight Music ChampRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | HipHopDx

    Hip Hop and combat sports have been linked for decades. From fight-themed songs like LL Cool J's "Mama Said Knock You Out" and ironically, Canibus' LL, Mike Tyson-featuring-diss, "Second Round K.O," to friendships forged like those between Lil Wayne and Floyd Mayweather Jr. or even Tyson and the late Tupac Shakur.


  5. Blockbuster Performers Announced For A Home For The Holidays - The 20th AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | KOSA-TV Odessa

    For the past two decades, A Home For The Holidays has raised awareness for adoption and foster care. In the 2018 edition, the annual holiday special will bring updates on uplifting stories and introduce you to some amazing kids - and deliver some huge musical performances! Multiple GRAMMY Award winner and NCIS: Los Angeles star LL COOL J will host A Home For The Holidays - The 20th Anniversary on Friday, Dec. 21 at 8/7c on CBS and CBS All Access .


  6. LL Cool J is celebrity auctioneer at LI charity eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 2 | Newsday

    On Saturday night, Manhasset's LL Cool J was not working one of his regular gigs. Nope, not helming his newish SiriusXM radio classic hip-hop platform "Rock The Bells," not hosting a lip-sync battle or Grammy Awards ceremony or acting in the police series "NCIS: Los Angeles."


  7. White high school student in Nazi jacket gets punched by black classmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 1 | The Raw Story

    ... at Mountain Vista High School in the Denver suburbs. In the video, which was recorded on Snapchat and set to LL Cool J's 1990 hit "Mama Said Knock You Out" to preserve the anonymity of the students, the black teen is seen punching his white ...


  8. Using 'Rock the Bells' Song Title Without Permission? LL Cool J Says, 'Hmm, I Don't Think So'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | Law.com

    "LL Cool J is hard as hell / Battle anybody I don't care who you tell." So opens LL Cool J's 1985 hit song, "Rock the Bells," the title of which was also the name of a now-discontinued music festival.


  9. LL Cool J Files Lawsuit Against Rock the Bells Festival for Trademark Infringement, CybersquattingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | Billboard

    LL Cool J will host the new one-hour special MVP: Most Valuable Performer, an interactive talent show to find the current pro football player with the best off-the-field talent. The festival founders maintain a website and social network channels using the mark, despite folding in 2013 and losing rights to the mark.


  10. Investigators recover more stolen propertyRead the original story

    Friday Nov 23 | Franklin News-Post

    The Franklin County Sheriff's Office announced last week that an additional $30,000 worth of stolen property was recovered after a search warrant was executed at a home in Glade Hill on Nov. 14, according to Capt. Phillip Young.


  11. Investigators find more stolen property, worth $30,000, after 2 arrested in Franklin Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    After two people were arrested last week in connection to a series of break-ins and larcenies in Franklin County, the sheriff's office said they've discovered there's more than they thought. James Todd Smith and Alan Cook were charged with possession of stolen property after the sheriff's office executed multiple search warrants and found 37 items that had been reported missing, including chainsaws, weed eaters, and tools.


  12. The Farr Side: Rock Hall, part 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 15 | Genesee Country Express

    ... include first-timers Def Leppard, Devo, John Prine, Roxy Music, Stevie Nicks and Todd Rundgren. They join rapper LL Cool J and Kraftwerk, each having been nominated four times prior to this. Making the cut again are Janet Jackson, MC5, Radiohead, ...


  13. Over Thirty Years Later, LL Cool J Speaks On Rift With MC HammerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | Vibe

    LL Cool J's discography hosts hard-hitting lyrics that made him an outlasting rapper from the late 80s up to 2013's Authentic . Given his success in the early stages of his career, LL was seen as a prime target for established or rising artists.


  14. Video: Christopher Jackson Tells Live with Kelly and Ryan About His Original Career AspirationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... iginal Song for "What I Am" for the children's television program " Sesame Street ." He has also written music for LL Cool J , Sean Kingston , and will.i.am.


  15. People Called Rebel Wilson Out on Twitter After She Claimed...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2018 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    ... at all. Queen Latifah has indeed starred in numerous rom-coms, from the charming 2006 hit 'Last Holiday' alongside LL Cool J to 2010's 'Just Wright' with Common. Rebel Wilson's comment follows a harmful pattern of white people erasing black people. ...


  16. 'Ditka, baby!' Mitch Trubisky channels Da Coach for pre-Halloween game vs. JetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2018 | Chicago Tribune

    The only thing missing was Mitch Trubisky forming a zero with his fingers and snapping at the camera man, "That's your IQ, buddy. Zero!" The Bears quarterback went full-on Mike Ditka as he arrived at Soldier Field before Sunday's game against the Jets, donning Da Coach's signature 1985 Bears sweater vest, necktie and a pair of sunglasses.


  17. Beastie Boys' Ad-Rock Reveals He Discovered LL Cool JRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2018 | HipHopDx

    As the rollout for the Beastie Boys' memoir, Beastie Boys Book, continues, surviving members King Ad-Rock and Mike D are doing the press rounds. On Saturday , the seasoned Hip Hop pioneers sat down with their Def Jam brother LL Cool J for an episode of his Sirius XM show, Rock The Bells .


  18. Marvel Covers to Grace Classic Hip-Hop AlbumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2018 | Billboard

    Marvel Entertainment is back to showing off its hip-hop credentials via a new partnership with Universal Music Enterprises that will see artwork created for the company's Hip-Hop Variant cover program repurposed as actual album artwork for a number of reissues. The first three releases from the combination of Marvel and UMe's Urban Legends imprint will be 50 Cent's 2003 debut Get Rich or Die Tryin' , LL Cool J's 1990 album Mama Said Knock You Out and GZA's second solo album, 1995's Liquid Swords .


  19. Mona Scott-Young's 'Love & Hip Hop' brand shows value of staying consistentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2018 | WHAS11

    ... and Violator Records with Chris Lighty, she managed the careers and brands of artists such as Missy Elliot, LL Cool J and Busta Rhymes throughout the '90s and early 2000s, both before and after the emergence of online platforms. At Monami, which she ...


  20. Mona Scott-Young's 'Love & Hip-Hop' brand shows value of staying consistentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2018 | USA Today

    ... and Violator Records with Chris Lighty, she managed the careers and brands of artists such as Missy Elliot, LL Cool J and Busta Rhymes throughout the '90s and early 2000s, both before and after the emergence of online platforms. At Monami, which she ...