There are a lot of Beastie Boys tributes on the Internet following the death of Adam 'MCA' Yauch, but a Jay-Z performance of a Beasties classic has resonated with some devotees. Gawker highlighted the clip on their website so we figured you guys would like to "Ch-Check It Out" (see what we did there?).
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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
Beastie Boys rapper Adam 'MCA' Yauch passed away on Friday, May 4 at the tender age of 47 after a lengthy battle with salivary gland cancer. He gave his last live performance with the legendary hip-hop/rock hybrid at the annual Bonnaroo festival in Tennessee in June 2009, the same year he was diagnosed with the disease. You can watch some of that performance here.
Today, May 4, the Beastie Boys lost one of their founding members when Adam 'MCA' Yauch passed away at the age of 47. The music world is devastated over the loss of Yauch, who was battling cancer before his death, and many artists and fans took to Twitter to express their condolences and sadness.