Class Notes (838,541)
Canada (510,933)
York University (35,470)
Music (245)
MUSI 2520 (87)
Ron Nelson (34)

Class 10.docx

1 Page
Unlock Document

MUSI 2520
Ron Nelson

Lecture 3:  LL Cool J was the biggest sex symbol (first ever)  The next sex symbol after him was Big Daddy Kane o Posed naked in a sex book by Madonna  LL Cool J: Ladies Love Cool James  LL Cool J was motivated by the only song on the radio which was rappers delight  He sent demos to Sugarhill but they rejected him and missed out  Def Jam: LL Cool J's record label (Rick Reuben & Russell Simmons)  “I need love” is the first successful hip hop ballad in history o This song also really helped bring hiphop outside of the ghettos/black communitty  1991: the first rapper to go acoustic on MTV unplugged  He'd proven that rappers can have careers for real; Began getting into acting  LL cool J performed at Bill Clinton’s inaugural celebration  When he released this album (14 shots to the dome), thats when he started the sitcom called In The House o there was only one other rap duo that had done this before; jazzy and fresh prince (will
More Less

Related notes for MUSI 2520

Log In


Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.