HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO UNCLE L!! #LLCoolJ Hip-hop artist, author and actor LL Cool J was born James Todd Smith on January 14, 1968, in Bay Shore, Long Island, New York. Growing up in New York City, Smith adopted the stage name LL Cool J, which stands for “Ladies Love Cool James.” - See more at:  http://hiphopsmithsonian.com/ll-cool-j/#sthash.AmplAVqG.dpuf

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO UNCLE L!! #LLCoolJ Hip-hop artist, author and actor LL Cool J was born James Todd Smith on January 14, 1968, in Bay Shore, Long Island, New York. Growing up in New York City, Smith adopted the stage name LL Cool J, which stands for “Ladies Love Cool James.” - See more at: http://hiphopsmithsonian.com/ll-cool-j/#sthash.AmplAVqG.dpuf