The rapper and NCIS: LA star first described the abuse in his 1998 autobiography, I Make My Own Rules, which detailed how a man who lived with Cool J's mother, would beat him and torment him psychologically.
Check out a sneak peek of Oprah's interview with LL Cool J, in which he describes the abuses his suffered:
Oprah's interview with LL Cool J on will air Sunday at 9/8c on OWN.
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