- Full Name: James Todd Smith
- Net Worth: $100 Million
- Occupation: actor, song producer, businessman, rapper, author, singer
- Marital Status: married
- Ethnicity: African American
LL Cool J Net Worth – How Much This Funny Guy Really Worth?
LL cool J net worth might not be as huge as P Diddy. But he has shown significant increase lately with his gigs behind the scenes.
LL Cool J And His Early Career
His encouragement came from his early childhood when his grandpa listen to his voice as he did the church choir. It was a blast when his music could really make something when he was 16. He got his own money. He bought a secondhand mixing table and began to experiment with music records. He relentlessly sent his demo and finally the Def Jam listened and signed a deal with him.
Def Jam favorited his song and finally made a release of his single, I need a Beat. The LL Cool J stands for Ladies Love Cool James. The industry becomes familiar with his name and so does the Americans. His first single sold a hundred thousand copies and he decided to quit studying at school and made a debut breakthrough in music industry.
His career continues to grow as he sold platinum copies of the Radio album. The success in rap music has made him famous because his style is never rough but rather soft and easy listening rap. That makes more listeners from pop line follows him as well. He also got his fortune when he stared in CSI Los Angeles. Worth more than $150 thousands per series.
LL Cool J continues his singing gigs with pop rap and critically receiving platinum awards. He had another album made and it had rough edge which later became the hip hop style. But the next album was a big fail that he had to step out from the game for almost 2 years and back with a movie career in Toys and The Hard Way. He appeared in In The House – NBC sitcom that put him back on track. He also made records with various artists including Boyz II Men. He also made a breakthrough by singing Lady in My Life, Michael Jackson’s song that was featured in VH1 for the first time ever.
LL Cool J seems to be enjoying his big screen gigs. He appeared in several box office like Deep Blue Sea, horror thriller Haloween H2O, and some other movies. He also still stars in NCSI Los Angeles along with co-star, Chris O Donnell. LL Cool J has 4 children and he is now enjoying being a father of four.
He is living in a big mansion with his kids and as the highest paid rapper in the universe, he has everything he deserves after his hard work pays off. After being mentioned in People Magazine, LL Cool J has that money magnet factor with his crisp humorous character. In 2013, LL Cool J received his income at about $75 million dollars. That was a huge increase for him. A recent news about him was that an intruder broke into his big mansion but fortunately no one got hurt. He actually fought the stranger by knocking him out and broke his nose. He was not charged for the intruders due to self defense reason. Thumbs up for him!
What do you think about LL Cool J? Is he a good singer, rapper, or father? How about looking at his future career?
Do think he would try something new that’s way beyond what he has done so far?
Ll Cool J Body Statistics:
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- Height: 6′ 2″ (1.87 m)
- Weight: 210 pounds
- Shoe Size: 12
- Dress size: XXL
- Hair Color: brown
- Eye Color: dark brown