LL Cool J Receives “Kennedy Center Honors” Class of 2017

It’s been less than a week since hearing the news of LLCool J completion of the Business of Entertainment media & sports program at Harvard Business School. Now today he is being honored as the first rapper to be selected for the Kennedy Center Honor Class of 2017.

The Rapper took to Social Media to share the news, In an Instagram post.

He writes:

I believe that we are built to do anything we put our minds and proper actions too. You have all the tools inside you that are required for you to fulfill your GOD given purpose. This one is for those who came before me and those who followed me. We were sent to this planet to love and inspire one another. Manifest our dreams and make them a reality. I hope you’re inspired by me because I’m absolutely Inspired by you. Mic check 1212 Let’s ride!! 🎤 #KCHonors #StateDepartmentDinner #hiphop

Ladies and gentlemen, your 2017 Kennedy Center Honorees. 📸 John Filo/CBS @carmendelavallade @llcoolj @thenormanlear @lionelrichie @gloriaestefan #KCHonors

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