LL Cool J is among the most recognized name & face in American pop culture. With a career spanning more than 30 years the icon is still breaking ground & making history by being the first Hip-Hop artist to receive The Kennedy Center Honor. The award is giving out to artist who have given a life time of contributions to American Culture.
Among other recipients were singer/songwriter Gloria Estefan & Lionel Richie. Ice cube who himself has laid ground work for the future of American Culture congratulated LL on twitter calling him “Rap’s first Solo superstar &trailblazer” . Once again congratulations to LL Cool J on making History. Check out what he posted after receiving the Honor.
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I believe that we are built to do anything we put our minds and proper actions to. You have all the tools inside you that are required for you to fulfill your GOD given purpose. This one is for those who came before me and those who followed me. We were sent to this planet to love and inspire one another. Manifest our dreams and make them a reality. I hope you’re inspired by me because I’m absolutely Inspired by you. Mic check 1212 Let’s ride!! #KCHonors #StateDepartmentDinner #hiphop