Beastie Boy Adam Yauch dies from cancer at age 47
Adam Yauch, aka MCA of the Beastie Boys, has died at the age of 47 after a three-year battle with cancer.
Our deepest condolences go out to his family and friends at this time.
Heavy D, another rap artist I grew up in the clubs dancing to, died last year age just 44, weighing 344 pounds and with arteriosclerotic cardiovascular disease.
The news release on Adam is here:
We wish all the best to those closest to Adam during this very sad day.