Palmetto Playground in Brooklyn Heights was renamed this morning after fallen Beastie Boys member, Adam “MCA” Yauch. A year ago, MCA died from his bout with cancer. For unspecified reasons, Mike D wasn’t in attendance. But here’s footage of Ad Rock, MCA’s mother and Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz at the ceremony.
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The Goodie Mob hit the BMA stage by performing their new song “Fight To Win” and then honored the late Adam “MCA” Yauch with their
Beastie Boys’ Adam “Ad-Rock” Horovitz took to the group’s blog to thank their fans for the love and support regarding their loss. R.I.P. MCA. as you can imagine, shit is just fkd up right now. but i wanna say thank you to all our friends and family (which are kinda one in the same) for all the love and support. i’m glad to know that all the love that Yauch has put out into the world is coming right back at […]
Sad day in Hip-Hop. TMZ reports that Adam “MCA” Yauch of the rap group Beastie Boys has passed away today after years of battling cancer. He was 47. Adam, you will certainly be missed. Previously: Chuck D Inducting Beastie Boys Into HOF
Inspired by the Beastie Boys’ induction into the Hall of Fame and their album, Paul’s Boutique, here’s Mick Boogie’s new mixtape The Grand Royal. Cover shot by Jonathan Mannion. Download it: here,
Although MCA was absent, Mike D and Ad-Rock were present yesterday to accept their honor into the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame yesterday from Public Enemy’s Chuck D. Up top, The Roots, Kid Rock and Travie McCoy take the stage for a tribute performance. Ceremony airs May 5 at 9 P.M. on HBO.
Public Enemy frontman Chuck D, has been selected to induct The Beastie Boys into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The ceremony takes place April 14th, but will air May 5th at 9 P.M. on