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LL Cool J is a 53-year-old American Rapper from Bay Shore, Long Island, New York, United States. He was born on Sunday, January 14, 1968. Is LL Cool J married or single, and who is he dating now? Let’s find out!

As of 2021, LL Cool J is possibly single.


James Todd Smith, known professionally as LL Cool J (short for Ladies Love Cool James), Is an American rapper, actor, author and entrepreneur from Queens, New York. He known for such hip hop hits as “Going Back to Cali”, “I’m Bad”, “The Boomin’ System”, “Rock the Bells” and “Mama Said Knock You Out”, as well as romantic ballads such as “Doin’ It”, “I Need Love”, “All I Have”, “Around the Way Girl” and “Hey Lover”. He was raised by Ondrea and James Smith in Bay Shore, New York.

Real Name
James Todd Smith
Place of Birth
Bay Shore, Long Island, New York, United States
Date of Birth
January 14, 1968 (age 53)
Birth Sign
Marital Status

Fun Fact: On the day of LL Cool J’s birth, "Judy In Disguise (With Glasses)" by John Fred And The Playboys was the number 1 song on The Billboard Hot 100 and Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic) was the U.S. President.

LL Cool J’s Girlfriend

LL Cool J is single. He is not dating anyone currently. James had at least 4 relationship in the past. LL Cool J has not been previously engaged. He married Simone Johnson on August 7, 1995 and they had four children together, Samaria, Nina, Italia, and Najee. According to our records, he has 4 children.

LL Cool J Girlfriend

Like many celebrities and famous people, James keeps his personal and love life private. Check back often as we will continue to update this page with new relationship details. Let’s take a look at LL Cool J past relationships, ex-girlfriends and previous hookups.

LL Cool J’s birth sign is Capricorn. They are very romantic and too emotional. Although they fail to express themselves, they think and work out a solution for problems in relationships. They are not the ones who give up easily. The most compatible signs with Capricorn are generally considered to be Taurus, Virgo, Scorpio, and Pisces. The least compatible signs with Capricorn are generally considered to be Aries and Libra. LL Cool J also has a ruling planet of Saturn.

Past Relationships

LL Cool J has been in relationships with Kidada Jones (2002 – 2003) and Simone Smith (1988). He has also had an encounter with Karrine Steffans (2007). He has not been previously engaged. LL Cool J is rumored to have hooked up with Pilar Sanders (1996).

LL Cool J Biography

LL Cool J was born on the 14th of January in 1968 (Generation X). Generation X, known as the "sandwich" generation, was born between 1965 and 1980. They are lodged in between the two big well-known generations, the Baby Boomers and the Millennials. Unlike the Baby Boomer generation, Generation X is focused more on work-life balance rather than following the straight-and-narrow path of Corporate America.
James’s life path number is 3.

LL Cool J is best known for being a Rapper. One of the first true rap superstars, his debut album, Radio, went platinum back in 1985. His 1990 studio album, Mama Said Knock You Out, is considered one of the best hip-hop albums of all time. He also became an actor, appearing in the films Any Given Sunday and SWAT and joining the cast of the CBS series NCIS: Los Angeles in 2009. His 2008 album, Exit 13, was produced by 50 Cent. The education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.

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James was born in the 1960s. The 1960s was the decade dominated by the Vietnam War, Civil Rights Protests, Cuban Missile Crisis, antiwar protests and saw the assassinations of US President John F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr. It also marked the first man landed on the moon.

The 53-year-old American was born in the Year of the Monkey and is part of Generation X

According to Chinese Zodiac, James was born in the Year of the Monkey. People born in the Year of the Monkey love to make people laugh. They are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

LL Cool J Facts

What is LL Cool J marital status?


Is LL Cool J gay?


Does he have any children?

LL Cool J has 4 children.

Is LL Cool J having any relationship affair?

According to our records, no.

Was LL Cool J ever been engaged?

LL Cool J has not been previously engaged.

How rich is LL Cool J?

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LL Cool J’s birth sign is Capricorn and he has a ruling planet of Saturn.


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