Host LL Cool J closed out the 2013 Grammys with a trip down nostalgia lane with his new song 'Whaddup,' reminding us that LL isn't just an actor and a guy who overuses the word "hashtag" -- he's still a pretty badass rapper.
We have already pushed this performance into the part of our brain where his ditty about genetically mutated sharks reside.
Cool was joined onstage by Public Enemy's
Taylor Swift's love affair with rap music is no secret. The singer lived up to her T. Swizzle nickname and showed off her beatboxing skills during her opening monologue with rapper LL Cool J at the 2013 Grammy Nominations Live concert.
Perhaps you hadn’t noticed, but the Grammy Awards have been operating without a host for the last seven years. That’s long enough as far as the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences is concerned, and to prove it, they’ve gone out and enlisted the services of all-world MC LL Cool J, who has spent the last four years hosting the Grammys’ live nominations concert show.