LL Cool J Nominated For the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame
Other nominated artists this year include Janet Jackson, Fleetwood Mac's of Stevie Nicks and Kraftwerk.
Cleveland, OH – in The list of the nominees for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame is here, and — for the fifth time — the legendary MC LL Cool J is for the induction.
As the first Hip Hop artist to win the prestigious Kennedy Center Honor last year, now up to the 1000 member vote to decide ultimately whether they will become the seventh Hip-Hop act to be inducted into the Rock Hall.
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Romantic ballads and hard hip-hop hits make up the illustrious career of @llcoolj that is not enough to look towards the door – he broke it wide open. Read the full text of #RockHall2019 Candidate bio and cast your vote in the @Klipschaudio Fan Vote (link in bio). #rockthefanvote2019
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Past built-in include Run-DMC, Grandmaster Flash and The Furious Five, N. W. a, Beastie Boys, Public Enemy and the late Tupac Shakur.
LL roots deep in the foundation of culture as a master of ceremonies, the actor and the mogul whose legacy spans more than 30 years. Ladies Love Cool James he was one of the first acts signed to Def Jam Recordings, and helped usher Hip Hop into the mainstream through numerous means. With over 13 studio albums to his credit, has morphed and evolved along with the culture.
Other nominated artists this year include Janet Jackson, Fleetwood Mac, Stevie Nicks, and Kraftwerk.
The induction ceremony is scheduled for March 29, 2019 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.