An MC Turns Emcee

Barker, Andrew
January 2016
Variety;1/19/2016, Vol. 330 Issue 15, p74
Trade Publication
The article discusses the selection of hip-hop artist and actor L.L. Cool J to host the 2016 Grammy Awards for his fifth consecutive time. Topics include humble approach to hosting the program, his role as the host of the television (TV) program "Lip Sync Battle," and his role on the TV program "NCIS: Los Angeles."


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