• LL Cool J's Rock the Bells Brand Raises $8M In Series A Funding

    14 days ago - By Billboard

    LL Cool J is planning a significant expansion of his Rock The Bells direct-to-consumer business.
    The actor and rapper has raised $8 million in a Series A funding round for Rock The Bells, led by Raine Ventures.
    Other investors in the round include venture capital firm M13, Willoughby Capital Holdings (the family office of billionaire Daniel Och) and Yahoo! co-founder Jerry Yang. Rock The Bells' current investors include Irving Azoff, Mark Cuban, Egon Durban and Henry Louis Gates Jr.
    Rock The Bells is led by former BET executive James Cuthbert, who joined the company earlier this year.
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