Hear LL COOL J’s career-spanning interview with the Beastie Boys

The Influence of Hip-Hop, hosted by LL COOL J and DJ Z-Trip with special guest Beastie Boys premieres Saturday, October 27 at 3 pm ET on LL COOL J’s Rock The Bells Radio.

Caitlin Carter
October 25, 2018

LL COOL J sat down with Beastie Boys for an exclusive interview that will air on LL COOL J’s SiriusXM channel, Rock The Bells Radio (Ch. 43). The special interview is the third episode of LL’s monthly The Influence of Hip-Hop series.

In the interview, Beastie Boys members Ad-Rock and Mike D recall hearing LL’s music for the first time, how they dealt with Adam Yauch’s death, their longtime friendship with Rick Rubin, what it was like growing up in downtown New York in the punk scene, and much more.

The episode, which features co-host DJ Z-Trip, premieres Saturday, October 27 at 3pm ET on LL COOL J’s Rock The Bells Radio. It will also be available On Demand through the SiriusXM app on smartphones and other connected devices, as well as online at siriusxm.com.