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Daymond John Explains How LL Cool J Secretly Made a FUBU Commercial Out of a GAP Ad and Created Massive Sales Numbers for Both Companies

FUBU Founder Daymond John calls this history's biggest advertising coup.

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This article was updated on December 4, 2020

Daymond John Explains How LL Cool J Secretly Made a Commercial Out of a GAP Ad and Created Massive Sales Numbers for Both CompaniesFUBU Founder Daymond John is calling it history's biggest advertising coup.

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FUBU was trending on today. Why? Well, that story actually begins in 1997 with LL Cool J and his commercial for Gap. Earlier today, Matthew A. Cherry posted the 30-second adon his account, saying, “LL will still forever be the

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