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In Memoriam: 10 Biggest Celebrity Deaths of 2012 (PHOTOS)

Celebuzz | December 30, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Gone, but never forgotten.

As the lights dim on 2012, we take a moment to remember the great minds, voices and talents we lost in the past year.

Some stars lived long fulfilling lives imprinting their footsteps on the world until the very end, while others were taken from us too… More »

Coldplay Covers Beastie Boys In Honor of Rapper Adam Yauch (VIDEO)

Gabrielle Chung | May 5, 2012 - 7:46 pm

On Friday, the music world lost one of its icons when Beastie Boys co-founder Adam “MCA” Yauch passed away at the young age of 47.

So when Coldplay took the stage at the Hollywood Bowl on the same night, Chris Martin and the gang did their best to pay tribute to the fallen Brooklynite… More »

Best Beastie Boys Songs: From ‘Fight For Your Right’ to ‘Intergalactic’ (VIDEOS)

| May 4, 2012 - 2:45 pm

In the wake of the tragic news that Beastie Boys rapper Adam Yauch, known in the group as MCA, has died at the age of 47, Celebuzz has compiled a list of the iconic rap group’s best hits over the last four decades.

Of course, given how influential the group was, it was… More »

Celebrities React to Death of Beastie Boys Rapper MCA, Adam Yauch (PHOTOS)

| May 4, 2012 - 2:25 pm

Following the news that Adam Yauch, aka MCA from the popular rap group Beastie Boys, had passed away at the age of 47 on Friday, celebrities rushed to Twitter to send their condolences.

From Justin Timberlake to MC Hammer, musicians and many more celebs have tweeted their praise and sympathies for the rapper. More »

Beastie Boys Rapper MCA, Adam Yauch, Dead at 47

Amanda Hasaka | May 4, 2012 - 1:03 pm

It’s a sad day for the music world.

Adam Yauch, aka MCA from the popular rap group Beastie Boys, has passed away at the age of 47, TMZ is reporting. In 2009, the rapper was treated for a cancerous parotid gland and a lymph node, but after surgery and radiation, it appeared as… More »