While he may never generate the buzz that surrounded his early career up to the Canibus battles again, there is no disputing LL COOL J’s position in rap history. His 13th album is on the way, with a rather intriguing cover on offer. The microphone that started it all with Canibus, and adorns LL’s arm, features heavy. It raises the question will the album have the impact the graphic suggests? We’ll see. It is out Sept. 9th from Def Jam.