LL Cool J is on the cover of the latest issue of XXL magazine, with the article posted on their website. LL again stressed the importance of not living in the past and continuing to take chances. “If I don’t take risks with my music, then I can’t be honest,” he say. “I would rather have somebody not like a record than be made to rehash ‘Mama Said Knock You Out’ over and over again. I’m not trying to be fake or fabricated, forced or false. Nor do I ever want to be a caricature of myself.”
The full story at xxlmag.com has since been removed.