James Todd Smith (height 6’1.5’’) has taken the stage name of LL Cool J (Ladies Love Cool James). He is one of the most talented rappers and hip hop artists of the country and was born in January 14, 1968. He has got many romantic ballad numbers like "Hey Lover", "Around the Way Girl" and "I Need Love". He is one of the pioneering artists of hip hop with songs like "I Can't Live Without My Radio" and "Mama Said Knock You Out". Till date, thirteen studio albums of this artist have been released, and he is currently working on his latest album. He has also starred in a lot of films, and TV shows. He currently stars on the CBS crime drama television series NCIS: Los Angeles as NCIS Special Agent Sam Hanna.