Brooklyn Heights Park Named After Late Beastie Boy Adam 'MCA' YauchPalmetto Playground on State Street in Brooklyn Heights is where Yauch learned to ride a bike, hung out with friends and helped launch the Beastie Boys.
GRAMMYS Close With Star-Studded Finale
Knicks Avoid Sweep, Force Game 5The Knicks defeat the Heat 89-87 to force Game 5 and snapped their 13-game playoff losing streak.
Red Hot Chili Peppers Pay Tribute To Adam Yauch At Prudential CenterAfter just one song in the headlining set, Flea announced, “We’re playing this show tonight for Adam Yauch,” and then launched into the bass line from the Beastie Boys’ rap-rock classic, “Gratitude," from their 1992 album, "Check Your Head."
Adam Yauch, MCA Of The Beastie Boys, Dead At Age 47Adam Yauch, also known as MCA of the Beastie Boys, passed away today after a long battle with cancer. He told fans about his condition in July of 2009 via a YouTube video.
Hartnett: MCA And Beastie Boys Will Never Be DuplicatedAdam "MCA" Yauch of the Beastie Boys passed away Friday but left behind a standard for young artists to strive toward.