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LL COOL J

Founder and CEO, Rock The Bells

Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Moderator:
Charles Phillips, Trustee of The Economic Club of New York
Managing Partner and Co-Founder, Recognize

LL COOL J is the founder and CEO of Rock The Bells, the preeminent voice for classic and timeless Hip-Hop. The modern media brand, specifically designed for Gen X and those with the Strictly OG mindset, focuses on content, commerce and experiences that honor the CULTURE and the core elements of Hip-Hop — MC's, DJ's, Breakdancers, Graffiti Artists – in one robust platform.

Known as a global entertainment icon and entrepreneur with a career spanning three decades, LL COOL J's impressive body of work includes the successful SiriusXM channel "LL COOL J's Rock The Bells Radio," ten consecutive platinum-plus selling albums, a New York Times bestselling book and he is the first rapper to receive the prestigious Kennedy Center Honor.

He currently stars in the CBS hit primetime drama series NCIS: Los Angeles, which is currently in the twelfth season. He is a two-time Grammy® Award winner, NAACP Image Award winner, and both a passionate and avid philanthropist.


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