Adam Yauch, one-third of the pioneering hip-hop group the Beastie Boys, has died at the age of 47, Rolling Stone has learned. Wish 'Coming 2 America' Was In Theaters ... Pastor Says God Told Her He'd Win Election, COVID, Trump, Economy, Racism, Add This to 2020. I'm COVID Negative and We Won, So Let's Dance!!! © 2020 EHM PRODUCTIONS,INC. MCA recently became a vegan at the recommendation of his Tibetan doctors. Pushing Protesters Around is a Beautiful Thing. … 11:30 AM PT -- MCA's publicist just released a statement, writing, "It is with great sadness that we confirm that musician, rapper, activist and director Adam 'MCA' Yauch ... passed away in his native New York City this morning after a near-three-year battle with cancer. He was 47 years old. Get TMZ breaking news sent right to your browser! In 2009, MCA announced he was being treated for a cancerous parotid gland and a lymph node (below). The Beastie Boys' most recent music video was released last year for the song "Make Some Noise" -- and it stars a laundry list of A-listers, including Rashida Jones, Will Arnett, Rainn Wilson, Amy Poehler, Steve Buscemi, Kirsten Dunst, Zach Galifianakis, Orlando Bloom, Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly, and Jack Black. Adam met several times with the Dalai Lama while he was sick -- most recently last July, when the Dalai Lama blessed him. Adam "MCA" Yauch, a founding member of the pioneering rap band Beastie Boys, died Friday after a nearly three-year battle with cancer, the band's publicist said. Yauch, also known as … May 4, 2012 -- Adam Yauch, 47, best known as MCA and a founding member of the Beastie Boys rap group, died today after a three-year battle with … Beastie Boys rapper Adam Yauch has died at 47. The remaining Beastie Boys refused to write about Adam Yauch’s death from cancer in their new memoir as it was too painful. The group has won multiple Grammys and were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame earlier this year. He was unable to appear in music videos for the album. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED, Download the TMZ App on the Apple App Store, Download the TMZ App on the Google Play Store. He was 47. Surviving members Michael Diamond, 52, and Adam Horovitz, 51, release their hotly anticipated Beastie Boys Book next month. Adam Yauch of the Beastie Boys Dies at 47 Adam Yauch of the Beastie Boys Dies at 47 The rapper, who had battled cancer, missed the recent Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction for medical reasons He underwent surgery and radiation therapy, delaying the release of Hot Sauce Committee Part Two and the subsequent tour. He was 47. Yauch is survived by his wife and daughter. We have spoken to people independently connected to the rapper who also say he is dead. Yauch became a vegan on the recommendation of his doctors. Adam Yauch, a rapper and founder of the pioneering and multimillion-selling hip-hop group the Beastie Boys, died on Friday in Manhattan. The Beastie Boys haven't performed live since summer 2009 -- and during one of their last ever performances at Bonnaroo that June, MCA appeared noticeably less energetic than his group mates. Waiting for your permission to load the comments. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. At the time, Yauch described the cancer as "very treatable". MCA co-founded Beastie Boys in 1979 with Mike D, and Ad Rock ... and went on to churn out some of the most iconic albums in hip-hop ... including License to Ill, Paul's Boutique, Check Your Head and Ill Communication. The hip hop star, also known as MCA, passed away this morning after a long battle with cancer. In 2009, MCA announced he was being treated for a cancerous parotid gland and a lymph node (below). He has since undergone surgery and radiation therapy. " Beastie Boys " rapper MCA -- real name Adam Yauch -- has died. In 2009, Yauch was diagnosed with a cancerous parotid gland and lymph node. "Beastie Boys" rapper MCA -- real name Adam Yauch -- has died. ", 1:00 PM PT -- A rep for the Dalai Lama -- of whom MCA was a huge supporter -- tells TMZ, "Adam had helped us raise awareness on the plight of the Tibetan people by organizing various freedom Tibet concerts and he will be remembered by his holiness and the Tibetan people.". Asteroid Could Hit U.S. Day Before Election!!! His mother, Frances Yauch, confirmed his death. Russell Simmons' website GlobalGrind.com first reported the death. ©2020 EHM PRODUCTIONS,INC.
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