years old
  • Who is LL Cool J dating now? Simone Smith
  • What is LL Cool J relationship status? Married
  • What is his sexual orientation? Straight

LL Cool J girlfriends list

Jennifer Lopez
Jennifer Lopez
age 51

Dating history

Partner Type Start End Length
6 Karrine Steffans Rumored 2007 2007 0 months
5 Pilar Sanders Rumored 1996 1996 0 months
4 Kidada Jones Ex 1992 1994 2 years
3 Simone Smith Married 1995 - 28 years 3 months
Dating 1988 1995 7 years
2 Gabrielle Union Rumored 0000 0000 0 months
1 Jennifer Lopez Rumored 0000 0000 0 months


A well-known rapper, film performer and record producer LL Cool J drew his first breath in New York. He was growing up in a very artistic family, as his mother played the piano and granddad was a saxophonist. At the age of 10 a future star began rapping and at 16 was presented with professional equipment for creating demo tapes.  After that he started sending them to various recording labels and within a short period of time signed a contract with Def Jam Recordings.

The artist’s career was developing rapidly and he even left school to devote all his time to the music industry. In 1985 he presented the first album called Radio that quickly got golden and then platinum status.  In total, he can boast of releasing 13 great studio albums, 59 singles and 2 compilation albums. In addition to that, he collaborated with Dr. Dre, Jennifer Lopez and other recognized celebrities.

Finally, he also tried his hand in acting and can be seen in such TV projects as NCIS: Los Angeles, American Dad!, S.W.A.T., Charlie’s Angels and many others.

Today, he keeps developing his career in both music and moviemaking business, thus remaining popular among millions of people across the globe.

And now, it is high time to share more fascinating details about the star’s life. Here are top 5 facts to surprise you with:

  • Before making it big in the music world, he worked as a paperboy.
  • He loves ginger ale.
  • He is an author of two books about fitness, one memoir and one book for kids.
  • LL Cool J means Ladies Love Cool James.
  • Bruce Lee inspired him to try his hand in acting.

Tifany Landrob


Tifany Landrob

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