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Arriving via Def Jam, the reissue will be cut from the original masters, and comes almost 30 years after its original release date, Nov. 15, 1986.

Before Dev Hynes went solo, he played as a member of London dance-punk outfit Test Icicles. It wasn’t until 2007 that he moved to NYC as Lightspeed Sound and eventually became Blood Orange. After dropping visuals for “Sandra’s Smile” – a somber ode to Sandra Bland – the singer/songwriter/producer is gearing up to release his third Blood Orange album, Freetown Sound. He shared the album artwork […] John Berry, a founding member of the Beastie Boys, has passed away. The 52-year-old musician died in Massachusetts on Thursday due to complications of frontal lobe dementia. Berry’s father confirmed his son’s death to Rolling Stone, revealing his medical condition had worsened over recent months. Berry was credited for coming up with the legendary group’s name. He helped formed the […]

In a $1.7 million dollar lawsuit that reached its verdict last June, the Beastie Boys were awarded an additional $668,000 in legal fees earlier this…

The Beastie Boys released their last album, Hot Sauce Committee Part Two, nearly four years ago in May 2011. One of the release’s biggest draws came courtesy of a Nas feature…

Always daring to be different, the remaining members of the Beastie Boys – Michael “Mike D” Diamond and Adam “Ad-Rock” Horovitz – have signed a deal to pen an off-kilter memoir for Random House’s Spiegel & Grau. Source

Days after the tragic news of Adam “MCA” Yauch’s death, it has been revealed the Beastie Boys and the label they’re signed to are being…


  I’m not a huge fan of the group Coldplay but i think they did a good job of remembering M.C.A. of The Beastie Boys who passed away yesterday of cancer at the age of 47. WATCH PERFORMANCE

According to, legendary Beastie Boys founding member Adam “MCA” Yauch has passed away at the age of 47 after battling cancer. Yauch first made the announcement of his diagnosis in 2009. Since then he has undergone surgery and radiation therapy. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and loved ones. Russell Simmons’ […]

A year and a half after announcing that he had been diagnosed with throat cancer, Adam “MCA” Yauch of veteran hip hop group The Beastie Boys is now cancer free.

Since the greatest rapper of all time is white, we thought a tribute to the best white rappers ever is definitely needed. Peep the gallery inside the story!