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Back in the day this week, in 1990, LL Cool J released “Around The Way Girl,” which Ed Lover says is arguably one of his greatest singles. The song was an ode to the girls in the neighborhood, a celebration of their style and essence, and a declaration of love for them. LL Cool J was serious about it, too, because that’s eventually exactly who he married. Click on the audio player to hear more in this clip from the “Ed Lover Show.”

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