LL Cool J was born January 14, 1968 in the New York City borough of Queens. In LL Cool J’s 25+ year career, the rapper/actor has released twelve albums, with his first being Radio in 1985 when he was 17 years old. LL Cool J has also appeared in several movies an television shows. LL Cool J starred in the 1999 movie In Too Deepas underworld boss Dwayne Gittens. In June of 1999, following the filming of In Too Deep, LL Cool J purchased a brick Colonial style home in Manhasset, New York for $1,575,000. Built in 1993 and set on just under three acres, LL Cool J’s home includes six bathrooms, three fireplaces, swimming pool, and 5,552 square feet. LL Cool J’s home in Manhasset, New York. Manhasset is located on the North Shore of Long Island and has a population of approximately 8,300. In 2008 LL Cool J released his 13th and final album with Def Jam titled Exit 13. The album includes the hit song “Baby” featuring The-Dream.