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LL Cool J Honored With A Statue In His Hometown Of Queens

12/08/2021 12:00 AM EST by WBLS Staff
LL Cool J was honored in his hometown of Queens with “The G.O.A.T Monument.” The statue was created by artist Sherwin Banfield and it will be put on display in Flushing Meadows Corona Park in the David Dinkins Circle. Reports say that the iconic statue has a musical piece that includes actual audio in it. It also shows LL as his younger self wearing his iconic Kangol hat, holding a Boombox along with a cassette tape of his debut album, Radio.LL Cool J took to his Instagram to react to this huge honor. https://www.instagram.com/p/CXJza2QpL3n/?utm_medium=copy_linkCongratulations to the rapper, who was recently inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.