Video: LL Cool J Speaks On MCA’s Death
A very hurt LL Cool J speaks to Hip Hollywood about the passing of his Beastie Boy friend, Adam Yauch. Reacting to the news LL said, “It hurts, the Beastie Boys helped me break into the business. I wouldn’t be here.” “A lot of people think it’s about the fact that they were the first white rappers,” he continued. “But hey, those first white rappers brought into the business one of the biggest, greatest black rappers ever.” Lastly, LL Cool J asked for the preservation of MCA’s legacy.