Hip-hop legend, LL Cool J, recently took to Myspace to  announce the release date for his upcoming LP, Authentic Hip Hop, which serves as his 13th studio album and first new release since 2008’s Exit 13. It’s coming February 12, 2013, and has has already spawned the singles “Ratchet” and “Take It.”

In a clip from a recent taping of the “Late Late Show” with Craig Ferguson, LL discusses the new project, while announcing its release date.