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LL Cool J To Host The 54th Annual Grammy Awards

Hip Hop icon and veteran actor LL Cool J has been named the host of the 54th annual Grammy Awards show the Recording Academy announced Wednesday (January 18). LL has hosted Grammy nominations concert since its first live broadcast in 2008, but this is the first time in seven years the actual show will have a host. Queen Latifah was the last to perform the duties in 2005.

"I'm thrilled to be a part of music's biggest night," said the two-time Grammy winner. "I will always have fond memories of my first Grammy Awards and to now be hosting the Grammy show, in the company of so many other incredible artists, is a dream come true."

Kanye West leads all nominees with seven nods including Song of the Year for "All of the Lights." West is also nominated twice in the category of Best Rap Album for his solo disc 'My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy,' and 'Watch The Throne' with Jay-Z.

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