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James Todd Smith (born January 14, 1968), better known as LL Cool J, for Ladies Love Cool James ), is an American rapper, entrepreneur, and actor from Bay Shore, New York. He is known for romantic ballads such as "I Need Love", "Around the Way Girl" and "Hey Lover" as well as pioneering hip-hop such as "I Can't Live Without My Radio", "I'm Bad", "The Boomin' System", and "Mama Said Knock You Out". He has released thirteen studio albums and two greatest hits compilations, including 2008's Exit 13, the last for his record deal with Def Jam Recordings, and currently has a new studio album in the works. He has also appeared in numerous films, including Halloween H20: 20 Twenty Years Later, and currently stars as NCIS Special Agent Sam Hanna on the CBS crime drama television series NCIS: Los Angeles.

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90s Hip-Hop [2019]

90s Hip-Hop
SongDuration
Flava in Ya Ear3:37

Def Jam Classics [2018]

Def Jam Classics
SongDuration
Going Back to Cali4:09

East Coast Hip Hop [2018]

East Coast Hip Hop
SongDuration
Rock the Bells4:01

90s Hip Hop [2017]

90s Hip Hop
SongDuration
Doin' It4:54
Pop Goes the Weasel3:55

Gaming Flow [2017]

Gaming Flow
SongDuration
Mama Said Knock You Out4:48

Hip Hop Love Songs [2017]

Hip Hop Love Songs
SongDuration
I Need Love5:24

Greatest Ever R&B [2015]

Greatest Ever R&B
SongDuration
Hey Lover4:10

Throwback R&B [2015]

Throwback R&B
SongDuration
Phenomenon3:46
Hey Lover3:46

Unbreakable Smile [2015]

Unbreakable Smile
SongDuration
California Lovers3:40

101 More R&B Hits [2014]

101 More R&B Hits
SongDuration
Doin' It4:54

Def Jam 30 [2014]

Def Jam 30
SongDuration
Rock the Bells4:00
Doin' It4:53

Icon [2014]

Icon
SongDuration
Rampage3:51

R&B Anthems [2016] [2014]

R&B Anthems [2016]
SongDuration
Flava in Ya Ear3:37

90s Groove, Vol. 2 [2013]

90s Groove, Vol. 2
SongDuration
Hey Lover4:05

Whaddup [2013]

Whaddup
SongDuration
Whaddup [Explicit]4:07

Wheelhouse [2013]

Wheelhouse
SongDuration
Accidental Racist5:51

Hip Hop Jamz [2012]

Hip Hop Jamz
SongDuration
Phenomenon4:05
Flava in Ya Ear5:01

I Love MJ Forever [2010]

I Love MJ Forever
SongDuration
So Sick4:23

Q: Soul Bossa Nostra [2010]

Q: Soul Bossa Nostra
SongDuration
Secret Garden5:53

Massive R&B Classics [2009]

Massive R&B Classics
SongDuration
Doin' It3:42

R&B Summer Anthems [2009]

R&B Summer Anthems
SongDuration
Doin' It3:42

5 Boroughs/Cry [2008]

5 Boroughs/Cry
SongDuration
Cry 

80's Top 100 [2008]

80's Top 100
SongDuration
I Need Love4:44

Baby [2008]

Baby
SongDuration
Baby3:09
Rockin' With The G.O.A.T. 

Best of Black 2008 [2008]

Best of Black 2008
SongDuration
Baby4:07

Brass Knuckles [2008]

Brass Knuckles
SongDuration
Hold Up3:49

Bravo Black Hits, Vol. 19 [2008]

Bravo Black Hits, Vol. 19
SongDuration
Baby 

R&B Collaborations [2008]

R&B Collaborations
SongDuration
Hush3:35

R&B Hook Ups [2008]

R&B Hook Ups
SongDuration
Hush3:35

R&B Love Collection 2008 [2008]

R&B Love Collection 2008
SongDuration
Hey Lover4:10

2 Young Ta Die [2007]

2 Young Ta Die
SongDuration
Paradise5:13

R&B Love Songs 2007 [2007]

R&B Love Songs 2007
SongDuration
Hey Lover4:38

Ultimate R&B 2007 [2007]

Ultimate R&B 2007
SongDuration
Hush3:34

Ultimate R&B, Vol. 2 [2007]

Ultimate R&B, Vol. 2
SongDuration
Hush3:34

Ballads, Vol. 2 [2006]

Ballads, Vol. 2
SongDuration
I Need Love 

Control Myself [2006]

Control Myself
SongDuration
Control Myself8:53

Hip Hop Hits [Universal] [2006]

Hip Hop Hits [Universal]
SongDuration
Hush3:07
I'm So Fly3:36

Mastercuts: Bar Grooves [2006]

Mastercuts: Bar Grooves
SongDuration
Loungin'3:42

#1 Spot [2005]

#1 Spot
SongDuration
I Need Love5:19
Luv U Better4:48

#1 Spot [Clean] [2005]

#1 Spot [Clean]
SongDuration
I Need Love5:19

Allstars of Hip Hop and R&B [2005]

Allstars of Hip Hop and R&B
SongDuration
Hush3:36

Back to Mine [2005]

Back to Mine
SongDuration
Going Back to Cali3:57

Beach [2005]

Beach
SongDuration
Paradise 

Club Queen [2005]

Club Queen
SongDuration
Head Sprung 

Good Times 5 [2005]

Good Times 5
SongDuration
Jingling Baby4:46

Now, Vol. 60 [UK] [2005]

Now, Vol. 60 [UK]
SongDuration
Hush3:36

R&B: The Collection, Vol. 2 [2005]

R&B: The Collection, Vol. 2
SongDuration
Hush3:36

Rush Hour 2 [2005]

Rush Hour 2
SongDuration
Crazy Girl3:58

This Love [2005]

This Love
SongDuration
Un-Break My Heart4:06

A Tribute To G-Unit [2004]

A Tribute To G-Unit
SongDuration
Jingling Baby6:04

Carmelo Mixtape 1.5 [2004]

Carmelo Mixtape 1.5
SongDuration
Feel the Beat3:51

Hush [2004]

Hush
SongDuration
Hush3:35
Luv U Better4:49
Hey Lover4:46

Hush Pt.1 (2 Tracks) [2004]

Hush Pt.1 (2 Tracks)
SongDuration
The Truth3:42

Kiss Smooth R&B [2004]

Kiss Smooth R&B
SongDuration
All I Have4:15
Luv U Better4:47

Let's Talk About It [2004]

Let's Talk About It
SongDuration
She Is4:18

Reggaeton on Fire [2004]

Reggaeton on Fire
SongDuration
Hush3:34

The Hip Hop Box [2004]

The Hip Hop Box
SongDuration
Flava in Ya Ear3:38

The Truth [2004]

The Truth
SongDuration
The Truth3:42

XXX Hip Hop, Vol. 2 [2004]

XXX Hip Hop, Vol. 2
SongDuration
Imagine That4:56

Best of Old Skool Hip Hop [2003]

Best of Old Skool Hip Hop
SongDuration
Loungin'3:48

Best of R&B, Vol. 1 [2003]

Best of R&B, Vol. 1
SongDuration
Incredible3:03

Hip Hop X Soul [2003]

Hip Hop X Soul
SongDuration
Luv U Better 

Hitzone, Vol. 23 [2003]

Hitzone, Vol. 23
SongDuration
All I Have 

Kiss Presents: Hot Joints [2003]

Kiss Presents: Hot Joints
SongDuration
Paradise4:35

L.L. Cool J Taro [2003]

L.L. Cool J Taro
SongDuration
I Need Love5:23

Much Dance 2004 [2003]

Much Dance 2004
SongDuration
All I Have4:12

Now, Vol. 12 [2003]

Now, Vol. 12
SongDuration
Luv You Better3:26

The Shit I Never Dropped [2003]

The Shit I Never Dropped
SongDuration
Curious2:20

XXX Hip Hop [2003]

XXX Hip Hop
SongDuration
Doin It4:54

Yeah Yeah, U Know It [2003]

Yeah Yeah, U Know It
SongDuration
Fatty Girl3:52

Deliver Us from Eva [2002]

Deliver Us from Eva
SongDuration
Paradise4:40

Fabriclive.04 [2002]

Fabriclive.04
SongDuration
The G.O.A.T.3:53

R&B Lovesongs [2002]

R&B Lovesongs
SongDuration
I Need Love5:16

This Is Me... Then [2002]

This Is Me... Then
SongDuration
All I Have4:14

Back to Black: 1900-1999 [2001]

Back to Black: 1900-1999
SongDuration
Phenomenon3:07

Bravo Hits, Vol. 32 [2001]

Bravo Hits, Vol. 32
SongDuration
You and Me4:18

Drukqs [2001]

Drukqs
SongDuration
Father0:57

Drukqs [US Release] [2001]

Drukqs [US Release]
SongDuration
Father0:57

Frosh 90's [2001]

Frosh 90's
SongDuration
Mama Said Knock You Out4:49

Legacy [Bonus Tracks] [2001]

Legacy [Bonus Tracks]
SongDuration
Hey Lover4:44

MTV: The Lick [2001]

MTV: The Lick
SongDuration
Imagine That4:00

Music [2001]

Music
SongDuration
Do-Re-Mi3:43

Music [Clean] [2001]

Music [Clean]
SongDuration
Do-Re-Mi3:43

R&B 2001 [2001]

R&B 2001
SongDuration
Imagine That 

Rush Hour II [2001]

Rush Hour II
SongDuration
Crazy Girl3:57

Urban Nostalgia [2001]

Urban Nostalgia
SongDuration
Doin' It2:57

Black Summer Party [2000]

Black Summer Party
SongDuration
Doin' It 

Hip Hop In The 90's [2000]

Hip Hop In The 90's
SongDuration
Flava in Ya Ear3:40

Hip Hop Madness [2000]

Hip Hop Madness
SongDuration
Flava in Ya Ear3:40

Let It Rock 1994 [2000]

Let It Rock 1994
SongDuration
Flava in Ya Ear3:38

OG Style [2000]

OG Style
SongDuration
Flava in Ya Ear3:58

Blackout! [1999]

Blackout!
SongDuration
4 Seasons4:21

Blackout! [Clean] [1999]

Blackout! [Clean]
SongDuration
4 Seasons4:04

Extras [1999]

Extras
SongDuration
Hey Lover [Radio Edit]3:58

It's a Beautiful Thing [1999]

It's a Beautiful Thing
SongDuration
Incredible3:03

Out of Business [1999]

Out of Business
SongDuration
Rampage3:49

Pimpin' Ain't Dead [1999]

Pimpin' Ain't Dead
SongDuration
4, 3, 2, 11:17

The Tunnel [Clean] [1999]

The Tunnel [Clean]
SongDuration
Ill Bomb3:50

Violator: The Album [1999]

Violator: The Album
SongDuration
Say What3:52

Bulworth [Original Soundtrack] [1998]

Bulworth [Original Soundtrack]
SongDuration
Zoom4:16

Bulworth the Soundtrack [1998]

Bulworth the Soundtrack
SongDuration
Zoom4:15

Duets [Universal] [1998]

Duets [Universal]
SongDuration
Hey Lover 

Hip Hop Coast 2 Coast [1998]

Hip Hop Coast 2 Coast
SongDuration
Loungin'3:48

Much Dance 1997 [1998]

Much Dance 1997
SongDuration
Doin' It 

Music in Motion, Vol. 2 [1998]

Music in Motion, Vol. 2
SongDuration
Phenomenon4:07

Now: 1987 [36 Tracks] [1998]

Now: 1987 [36 Tracks]
SongDuration
I Need Love4:16

Party Radio, Vol. 1 [1998]

Party Radio, Vol. 1
SongDuration
Doin It4:39

Rap Ballads [1998]

Rap Ballads
SongDuration
Hey Lover4:01

Street Jams [1998]

Street Jams
SongDuration
Phenomenon3:07

Tight Azz Mixes [1998]

Tight Azz Mixes
SongDuration
Candy Girl3:28

Allure [1997]

Allure
SongDuration
No Question3:45

Just a Touch [1997]

Just a Touch
SongDuration
Why Me Baby 

Levert Sweat Gill [1997]

Levert Sweat Gill
SongDuration
Curious4:19

Traffic Jams, Vol. 1 [1997]

Traffic Jams, Vol. 1
SongDuration
Loungin'2:21

Ultimate Hip Hop Party 1998 [1997]

Ultimate Hip Hop Party 1998
SongDuration
Doin It4:10

Boyz of Swing II [1996]

Boyz of Swing II
SongDuration
Doin' It4:48

History of Rap, Vol. 2 [1996]

History of Rap, Vol. 2
SongDuration
I'm Bad4:39

Nutty Professor [1996]

Nutty Professor
SongDuration
Doin' It Again3:58

Way Birds Fly [1996]

Way Birds Fly
SongDuration
Father3:45

The Remix Collection [1995]

The Remix Collection
SongDuration
Hey Lover3:57

Street Fighter [1994]

Street Fighter
SongDuration
Life as...2:48

Let's Talk About Love [1992]

Let's Talk About Love
SongDuration
I Need Love4:14

Strictly Business [1991]

Strictly Business
SongDuration
Strictly Business4:14

X Rap [1991]

X Rap
SongDuration
Big Ole Butt4:38

Business as Usual [1990]

Business as Usual
SongDuration
Rampage3:54

Hit Power [1990]

Hit Power
SongDuration
Going Back to Cali4:09

Magic 108 FM [1990]

Magic 108 FM
SongDuration
I Need Love5:24

Rap Rap Rap [1990]

Rap Rap Rap
SongDuration
Going Back to Cali 

Rap's Biggest Hits [1990]

Rap's Biggest Hits
SongDuration
I Need Love5:24

Rap Attack [K-Tel] [1989]

Rap Attack [K-Tel]
SongDuration
Jingling Baby4:19

Kool Rap [1988]

Kool Rap
SongDuration
I Need Love 

Less Than Zero [1987]

Less Than Zero
SongDuration
Going Back to Cali4:10

Greatest Hits [Columbia] [1969]

Greatest Hits [Columbia]
SongDuration
Matchbox2:25

Def Jam 200x

Def Jam 200x
SongDuration
Say What 

Heartbreak Hits

Heartbreak Hits
SongDuration
So Sick3:27

Unknown Album

Unknown Album
SongDuration
Ghetto Love5:06
I Shot Ya [Remix]5:06
U Should4:20
The Truth3:40
Hold Up3:48
Zoom 
Milky Cereal3:56
Mama Said Knock You Out4:52
Down the Aisle4:01
This Is Us4:49
Control Myself3:53
Favorite Flavor3:26
Clockin' G's4:08
To da Break of Dawn4:22
Jingling Baby4:19
Flava In Ya Ear3:37
I'm Bad1:39
I'm Bad1:39
I'm Bad1:39
Doin' It 
Doin' It 
Mama Said Knock You Out4:49
So Sick [Remix] 
Mama Said Knock You Out4:49
Mama Said Knock You Out4:49
So Sick [Remix] 
Rock the Bells4:01
Mama Said Knock You Out4:49
I Can't Live Without My Radio 
Eat Em Up L Chill4:39
Rock the Bells4:01
Niggy Nuts3:40
6 Minutes of Pleasure [LP Version]4:39
I Shot Ya [Remix]5:06
Flava In Ya Ear [Remix]5:03
I Fall in Love3:56
The G.O.A.T.4:01
Mr. Good Bar3:45
Loungin' [Who Do Ya Luv Remix] 
Candy4:32
Phenomenon4:04
So Sick [Remix]4:24
#1 Fan3:17
Farmers5:52
Rock the Bells4:02
Flava In Ya Ear [Remix]5:08
We Rollin'3:03
Old School New School3:40
Loungin4:12
Papa Luv It4:56
Mr. Smith3:59
Mama Said Knock You Out4:49
Illegal Search [Keep on Searchin' Mix]5:00
4,3,2,1 [Video Version; Version]3:38
Mary Jane (All Night Long)5:31
4, 3, 2, 14:16
Phenomenon 
Flava In Ya Ear 
Speedin on Da Highway/Exit 134:48
Going Back to Cali4:10
Father4:44
Hot, Hot, Hot3:58
Give Me Love 
Candy4:32
Starsky & Hutch4:03
Another Dollar3:48
4,3,2,1 [Video Version; Version]3:38
Wanna Get Paid4:11
Father4:44
Don't Be Late, Don't Come Too Soon6:38
I Fall in Love3:56
Flava In Ya Ear 
Mama Said Knock You Out4:49
Flava In Ya Ear 
We Came to Party 
Something About You (Love the World) 
I'm That Type of Guy5:16
Bartender Please 
Closer 
Live for You 
We're the Greatest3:36
New Love 
Not Leaving You Tonight 
Bath Salt 
So Sick [Remix] 
Ur Only a Customer2:18
American Girl4:25
Niggy Nuts3:40
Big Mama (Unconditional Love)5:34
All I Have 
Phenomenon 
Flava In Ya Ear 
Mama Said Knock You Out4:49
Phenomenon 
Mama Said Knock You Out4:49
I Need Love5:23
Flava In Ya Ear 
Mary Jane (All Night Long)5:31
To Da Break of Dawn4:32
Jack the Ripper4:33
To Da Break of Dawn4:32
I Need Love5:23
So Sick [Remix] 
I Shot Ya3:51
Hit 'Em High (The Monstars' Anthem)4:17
Doin' It 
Farmers5:52
Hold Up3:48
Imagine That4:56
I Need Love5:23
I'm Bad1:39
So Sick [Remix] 
1-900 L.L. Cool J3:01
Why Do You Think They Call It Dope?3:50
Hey Lover [Radio Edit]3:58
Droppin' Em4:22
Mr. President4:35
Hey Lover [Radio Edit]3:58
Flava In Ya Ear 
I Can't Live Without My Radio4:23
I Need Love5:23
Mary Jane (All Night Long)5:31

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