In this list of the 10 Best Adam 'MCA' Yauch Beastie Boys Lyrics, we pay tribute to the late great rapper and his lyrical legacy. Whether we’re fighting for our right to party, passing the mic or ch-check(ing) it out it is certain that the music industry lost an influential piece of the puzzle recently. Yauch, 47, of the Beastie Boys, passed on May 4, 2012, and will forever be remembered by his bandmates, colleagues, fans, family, friends… truly anyone with ears and a taste in good music. The Beastie Boys have had an immense presence in the music industry for decades, defining a genre and constantly pushing forward in their career to create unique and entertaining music. It is through these memories and more that Adam 'MCA' Yauch will be remembered. In honor of the late MCA, here are our picks for the 10 Best Adam Yauch Beastie Boys Lyrics.

  • 10

    “Well, I'm on till the crack of dawn / Mowing down MC's like I'm mowing a lawn.” - 'Pass the Mic’

  • 9

    But like a dream I’m flowing without no stopping / Sweeter than a cherry pie with Reddi-Whip topping.” – ‘So What’cha Want’

  • 8

    “And if you got beef you’ll get beat to a pulp.” – ‘Brass Monkey’

  • 7

    “Another plane, another train, another bottle in the brain.” – ‘No Sleep Till Brooklyn’

  • 6

    “You gotta fight for your right to party!” – ‘Fight For Your Right’

  • 5

    “You’ve got gall / You’ve got guile to step to me / I’m a rapophile.” – ‘Intergalactic’

  • 4

    “Like a lemon to a lime, a lime to a lemon / I sip the def ale with all the fly women” – ‘No Sleep Till Brooklyn’

  • 3

    “If you can feel what I’m feeling then it’s a musical masterpiece.” – ‘Pass the Mic’

  • 2

    “I’ve got more rhymes than I’ve got gray hairs, and that’s a lot because I’ve got my share.” – ‘Sure Shot’

  • 1

    “Now you can shuffle numbers but facts is facts / So many billionaires while so many lacks / So before the poor decide to react / Well, come on party people, share up your stacks.” – ‘Alive’