LL COOL J VIDEO ARCHIVES 1986-2008 (2 DVD Set 4 Hrs.)
LL Cool J Video Archives 1986-1998 Volume I of II
1. MTV Music News: 6/86: The Raising Hell Tour hits NYC. Interviews with RUN-DMC, Whodini and LL Cool J including alive clip of LL doing “My Radio” and “Rock The Bells” (To the best of my knowledge this is the first time LL ever appeared on MTV)
2. MTV Music News 8/87: Together Forever Tour hits NYC with RUN-DMC and The Beastie Boys. Included is an interview with LL Cool J backstage at the show at Madison Square Garden
3. MTV Music News 8/87: LL Cool J kicks of his Bigger and Deffer Tour
4. Hot Tracks 8/87: LL Cool J introduces “I’m Bad” music video
5. Saturday Night Live 10/87: Opening segment with Sean Penn and LL Cool J in comedy skit “Fatal Attraction II”, opening introducing LL and Sean introducing LL and then LL performs “Cut Creator” (Title Unknown) LIVE (Fantastic performance)
6. Def Jam “Video Classics” LL Cool J’s music video for “I’m Bad” plus an interview from 1991
7. Going Back To Cali (Music Video)
8. The Late Show with Arsenio Hall 11/87: Opening comedy skit with LL and Arsenio. Show opening and introduction. LL performs “I’m Bad” and in-depth Interview with all and the rest of the group.
9. MTV In-Studio Interview Clip 1988: LL Cool J
10. Club MTV 1988: Jack The Ripper LIVE and Interview
11. Mama Said Knock You Out (Music Video)
12. MTV Unplugged 3/91: Mama Said Knock You Out (Live Acoustic Version)
13. The 1991 MTV Video Music Awards 9/91: Mama Said Knock You Out LIVE
14. The 1997 MTV Video Music Awards “Opening Act” 9/97: Interview with LL regarding the award to be presented to him for the “Video Vanguard Award”
15. The 1997 MTV Video Music Awards 9/97: Opening, Mariah Carey presents video tribute to LL Cool J and then presents LL with the “Video Vanguard Award”. Also included is LL acceptance speech.
16. Phenomenon (Music Video)
17. MTV Ultrasound “Back In The Day” Documentary 1998: Full end documentary of the early rap movement. LL Cool J is profiled. Included are interviews with LL and his battle with Kool Moe Dee.
TOTAL RUNNING TIME: 1 HOUR 57 MINUTES
LL Cool J Video Archives 2004-2008 Volume II of II
1. The Behind The Music Documentary 10/11/2004: This in-depth interview / profile of LL Cool J starts from his birth straight up to his new CD in late 2004. Also included are interviews with his mother and other rappers from that period commenting on the impact of LL Cool J (45 Minutes)
2. Big Ole Butt (Music Video)
3. I’m That Type Of Guy (Music Video)
4. Jingling Baby (Music Video)
5. HIP HOP HONORS Pre-Show 9/26/05: Interview with LL Cool J
6. HIP HOP HONORS 9/26/05: Opening, LL is honored for his contributions to rap since the mid 80’s via profile of his music though out the years including a interview specially shot for this occasion. Then Nelly performs I’m Bad in tribute to LL as well as Ciera perform a few more of LL’s classics with Nelly. Then LL performs Mama Said Knock You Out.
7. A&E’s Biography 2008: In-depth profile and EXCLUSIVE interview with LL Cool J profiling his entire career. Includes many people directly involved with LL’s career as he came up in the game. Various live performances clips are included as well. A good documentary that complements the “Behinfd The Music” documentary that starts this Volume..