Category Archives: LL Cool J

40 Albums Turning 30 in 2017

      30 years ago, the world was a very different place. The U.S. was being run by former movie actor Ronald Reagan,  Platoon won the Best Picture Oscar, The Simpsons cartoon first appears as a series of shorts on The … Continue reading

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LL Cool J’s Debut Album ‘Radio’ was released on this day in 1985

November the 18th 1985 saw the release of what would go down as a Hip-Hop classic….LL Cool J‘s debut album ‘Radio’. LL Cool J (an acronym for Ladies Love Cool James) who was 16 at the time dropped out of … Continue reading

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Run DMC Tour TV Spot

   You don’t see a lot of commercials on TV anymore for concert tours so when these TV Spots pop up from time to time on YouTube I love checking them out. Here’s one for the Run DMC tour that … Continue reading

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Sonic More Music-1980’s Hip-Hop

   I’ve put together a list of Hip-Hop tracks from the 1980’s that I just really always liked; they run from the Old-School “Grandmaster Flash” up to the experimental vibe of “The Beastie Boys”. Peace Joe Cornelisse-SMM Grandmaster Flash and … Continue reading

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