LL Cool J launching classic hip-hop satellite channel

Rapper and actor Ll Cool J has landed a new satellite radio channel.
The Mama Said Knock You Out hitmaker will launch Rock the Bells Radio on SiriusXM on Wednesday (28Mar18).
Announcing the launch, LL says, “If you wanna be a fly on the wall in the world of classic hip-hop, SiriusXM’s Rock the Bells Radio is for you. It’s where fans can come and be immersed in the music, the culture, the energy and the history of Classic Hip-Hop.
“We’re gonna have great artists, legendary artists, lyricists, superstars, sex symbols. This is the place to be if you want uncut, raw, pure, classic Hip-Hop.”
The channel will feature a wide range of classic hip-hop content, music, interviews and in-depth retrospectives curated and presented by LL, as well as other innovators of hip-hop music, including Ice Cube, Eric B. & Rakim, Snoop Dogg, Outkast, Public Enemy, and A Tribe Called Quest.
To help launch the channel, a special invitation-only roller skating event will take place on Wednesday at World of Wheels in Los Angeles, hosted by LL Cool J and DJ Z-Trip. A live broadcast of the event will air on Rock the Bells Radio.