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LL Cool J headlined Camp Lejeune's 4th of July Celebration

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CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. - Rapper and actor LL Cool J headlined. this year’s 4th of July celebration at Camp Lejeune.

LL is a two-time Grammy Award winner. He also stars in the hit CBS show NCSI: Los Angeles and has appeared in more than 30 films."We are excited to have LL COOL J come to Camp Lejeune and entertain our service members and their families," said Ms. Yolanda Mayo, Deputy Operations Officer, MCCS Camp Lejeune. "It has been several years since an act of this caliber has come to Camp Lejeune to perform. We are always looking for these types of acts. This is performance that people will not forget."

9 On Your Side talked exclusively to LL before he took the stage. He says performing on the fourth at Camp Lejeune is an honor.

"I think that's its a wonderful thing to be able to for these troops," said LL Cool J. "They do so much for us and now I get an opportunity to do something for them so it's great. "

Earlier Friday, the 2nd Division Marine Rock band performed.  Our 9 On Your Side's Erica Anderson said about 50, 000 people turned out.

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