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May 04, 2014
August 29, 2013
You were wonderfully and fearfully made, God Bless you and, Keep you perfect peace. Thank you for intergalactic song my favorite song, you soo funny wish I could of met you. Sherry Stevenson Bakersfield, California
August 27, 2013
You were so perfect, soo funny and awesome, you will greatly missed." Love sherry
May 05, 2013
December 29, 2012
December 24, 2012
no sleep till brooklyn-love may
October 23, 2012
MCA you were and are a master of your craft. You left your body far too soon but you live on in your family, friends, and fans. You are missed!
September 23, 2012
Thanks for all the work and music you left behind! Your voice can not be duplicated! Never forgotten........
August 27, 2012
You live on forever in the Rock&Roll Hall Of Fame and in fans' hearts always!
August 04, 2012
RIP MCA! Thanks for the inspiration!
http://wellsaid.tk
July 30, 2012
Loving you brother...Michael
July 29, 2012
adam.i keep loving pcs of you in my head and i miss you so much.
July 24, 2012
I think about Adam every day. he made the world a better place with his band the Beastie Boys. PWR2MCA
July 23, 2012
thank you for the memiories
July 12, 2012
R.I.P. Adam, such a sweet and beautiful soul.
July 12, 2012
R.I.P.Adam,you were such a sweet and beautiful soul.
June 17, 2012
R.I.P. Adam
June 11, 2012
MCA Day everyday! I was 13 years old when I first heard The Beastie Boys and I am now 39! I feel like I have lost someone I grew up with and I still have, a month later, a hard time to process this loss. Thank you Adam MCA Yauch for inspiring me to be a better a human being and for all you did!
Rap in Peace
June 10, 2012
Thank you, MCA, for for enjoying your "Beastie Boys" Sound! May you soul be with Jesus for all Eternity!
June 04, 2012
Absolutely gutted, RIP to my hero x
June 03, 2012
God rest Your soul.
June 03, 2012
God bless your soul MCA! The world lost a beautiful human being. Angela N
May 31, 2012
So many great memories. Adam meant more to me than words can describe. I've been influenced and inspired by Adam and the Beastie Boys for 27 years. I wouldn't be the person I am today without them. In particular, Adam showed me that it's ok to evolve and mature, and still be young at heart. He also taught me that you need to enjoy your loved ones while they're here, because there are only so many tomorrows. You have my thoughts and prayers. Miss you MCA.
May 29, 2012
always hoped you'd pull through. wherever your spirit is I hope you are at peace. Your music was the sountrack of my life from 1st grade through college. r.i.p.
May 25, 2012
I love you Adam MCA Yauch. You will be missed but never forgotten.
May 25, 2012
The first group I EVER saw on stage: April 1985 San Francisco Civic Auditorium some raunchy white rappers named "The Beastie Boys" opening up for Madonna on her Like A Virgin Tour. Licensed To Ill wasn't even out. These 3 crazy guys got booed off stage...
Little did I know I was introduced to one of my favorite groups ever that I would see numerous times again, who would make (IMHO) the greatest pure hip hop album ever in Paul's Boutique...
Thank you Adam for gifts you gave us all. You enriched my life though I never met you. You are already missed...
R.I.P. Adam "MCA" Yauch...
May 24, 2012
MCA,I've been about you everyday since your passing. You have inspired me in so many ways. I'm devistated and still cannot believe your gone. You were one of my idols,and the Beastie Boys were my favorite group! I never missed a tour. MCA,if there is a band upstairs,Let it flow,let yourself go.... PEACE MCA,MUCH LOVE.. KOPE
May 22, 2012
Adam- since this news has reached i have been carrying a very heavy heart. Im saddended beyond expectations brother, although i never got to meet you personally it feels like ive lost a brother. You taught me so much about life and myself. Your taught me about composure ,conviction, love and compassion, as well as blowing my mind with your music , your flow, lyrics and style . You brought to my attention so many importan things in my life - from the harrowing issues surrouding Tibet, to how you fall (literally fall) into a groove of music. Movements and music. You were the best my man , never forgoten, forever living strong in my heart . From your brother Lewis Leicester UK (love to ad and mike ) x
May 20, 2012
Adam, I didn't know you and that kills me because I'll never get to tell you how much you meant to me because you were my number one inspiration. I wish I was born in the 80's so I could have witnessed your amazing rise from the beginning. You will continue to inspire me..
May 19, 2012
Thanks. The Beasties have played on my stereo since I was a kid. Still have at least two of your CD's in my car at all times. But the path you chose has made the biggest impact on my life. May your family be blessed forever and a day.
May 17, 2012
RIP MCA!This ATL UPS driver gets thru his day with the help of you & your two brothers via IPOD! You brought so much good into this world! We couldnt have made it without you! YOU CANT FRONT ON THAT!
May 17, 2012
I am saddened beyond words that the music i have loved since 1986 has been silenced. I send my thoughts and condolences to your family as well Mike & Adam. I am devastated, i cannot even imagine the saddness those who were fortunate enough to know andlove you must feel. You and the Beasties music will forever remain a part of my heart. You will be missed but never forgotten.

TB ( KY )
May 16, 2012
MCA---Thanks for showing us all how to grow, mature, evolve, give, laugh, and most importantly love.

From my middle school days in the 80's till my mid 30's now, MCA and the B. Boys have played a soundtrack to my life, and an entire generation. My most memorable times on the school bus, to the high school parties, to the college parties, the spring breaks, to blasting the stereo in my car on I95, have all been accompanied by the luscious grooves and rhymes of the Beastie Boys.

Your light will never go out! My deepest prayers, and sympathies to his brothers AdRock and Mike. D, his wife and daughter, his family, and many friends.
May 16, 2012
MCA, we are sadden by the loss of your life at a young age. I had the opprotunity to meet you and the guys and it was a honor to know you.
May 16, 2012
What can I say, except you were an inspiration to me. I can barely remember a time before the B Boys.

Probably the best concert I have seen was in 92 at the Peony Park ballroom in my hometown of Omaha, NE. Non stop energy the whole way thru! Adam swinging from the chandelier..awesome!

Thanks for the music and memories. You will be missed 4eva.

"like a dream I'm flowing without no stopping, sweeter than a cherry pie with ready whip topping" MCA
May 15, 2012
My deepest sympathy to the Yauch family, lifelong friends Mike D and Ad Rock and all those who were blessed to know Adam MCA Yauch.. Thank you for the many years of Great music and great memories created from your music! My heart continues to be heavy. . - I will Forever be a Beastie girl.
May 15, 2012
You were a beautiful, awesome human being. You will be missed!!!
May 15, 2012
I'll always hold a special memory in my heart for Adam. When Elvis Presley died I watched my mother weep for days, not knowing that I myself would feel that very same loss the day that MCA left us for his next adventure. Namaste, MCA. Peace be with you.
May 14, 2012
Thanks for all the happiness you and the boys gave us. Thanks for the beats and crazy clips. You shall be missed and remembered warmly. Now go put some beats in the heavens above.
May 14, 2012
To the Yauch family, you have my deepest sympathy. Beastie Boys keep on rocking the mics forever. Bless
May 14, 2012
Rest In Peace Adam.My prayers and love go out to your family and friends. I've been a fan of The Beastie Boys since I was 12 years old, I grew up listening to your music and The Beastie Boys was my first concert. You will be greatly missed!
May 14, 2012
AMC were a true original, a pioneer and the voice of our generation. Your music got me through middle school, high school and college. Thank you for all the good times and the joy your music has brought me. I am and will always be a life-long fan. Beastie for life! I can hear the party from down here! May you Rest in Peace.
May 14, 2012
May 14, 2012
You will be greatly missed! Rest In Peace
May 13, 2012
I'm really going to miss you Adam. One of my all-time favorites.
May 13, 2012
All the love and respect I can muster...
May 13, 2012
We lost an entertainer, but he was someone's brother, son and uncle. Many condolences to the family. May you all find find comfort through God's love (1John 5:7) but also each other and the many memories you have of Adam.
May 12, 2012
Never in my life have I been more sad about the passing of a soul I didn't know. My generation grew up with the rhymes of the Beastie Boys, from singing on the bus to all of the Licensed to Ill album, to my high school party days with Check your Head.

Adam grew up too, and with that he showed us all how to live our lifes with humility, compassion, creativity, love, and some humor on the side. There will never be another like him, but keep his memory alive by doing something good for your neighbor, friend or loved one, and never stop chasing your dreams and passions.

My heart goes out to his beastie brothers Adam and Mike, and to his family. We were all blessed to have him touch our lives in all the ways that only he could. Peace.
May 12, 2012
Angels busted in saying "whats that noise?" Oh god, you're just jealous hes a Beast-ie boy! RIP MCA, Love ya.
May 11, 2012
MCA, I poured out some OE for you brother. I grew up knowing nothing but a good time as we ALL knew your lyrics and songs by heart. You showed that life is to lived to the fullest.
You will always be remembered through your music and actions.
I know you'll be rockin rhythm till the disco breaks at the Pearly Gates.
May 11, 2012
LOVE... ALWAYS
May 11, 2012
Our thoughts and prayers are with MCA's family, including Adrock and Mike D, who have lost a brother. MCA, you are irreplaceable.
With love, the Beastlie Girls
May 11, 2012
To date there is not a stage in my life where beastie boys didnt have a hand in being the soundtrack. For that, I thank you! May your wife and daughter find peace. Your legacy will never be forgotten
May 11, 2012
May peace be with you and your family. You brought joy to millions. Thank you is not enough.
May 11, 2012
When I first got my hands on "Licensed to Ill", I spent hours trying to learn all of the words to "Paul Revere". I can still recite that whole album to this day. God bless you MCA and all of your family and friends, RIP...so sad... you will be missed.
May 11, 2012
We will never forget you,in your music and moves"you inspires us forever,you are a legend"
May 11, 2012
All I can say is Brass Monkey...nobody does it better ..rip mca
May 11, 2012
I'm so speechless.sobs
May 11, 2012
My prayers go out to the family
May 11, 2012
Thank you for giving so much of yourself to us, I cannot begin to explain how an influential part of my life you and the Beatsies were. Much Gratitude. Peace to your family, friends and all the heavy hearted Beastie Boy fans around the world. R.I.P. MCA
May 11, 2012
Your ambitious accomplishments in the music industry have, do and will continue to inspire me to reach my own goals in the same field. It feels like a member of my family has passed away and you will be sorely missed. R.I.P. MCA
May 10, 2012
R.I.P. MCA.......u will be missed dearly
May 10, 2012
Thanks Adam for all your love. I will never forget that day at the quarry in Rockport. RIP MCA
May 10, 2012
My Heart goes out to all people who knew Adam. The Beastie Boys have been a massive part of my life and musical taste. I have recentley become father to a baby girl and I will endevour to inundate her with fat bass lines and fantastic rapping.
May 10, 2012
I still cry at the thought that you are gone. That a wife is without her husband. A child without her father. A trio without their brother. And future generations without inspiration from what was the Beastie Boys.
May 10, 2012
You will be missed MCA. You were a pioneer in the rap world. Your unique voice will never be forgotten.
May 10, 2012
Thank You For The Music,and pure inspiration.
Rest In Peace Sweet Angel! <3 MCA <3
May 10, 2012
I love Yauch's bass playing, lyrics and voice. Paul's Boutique and Pollywog Stew are definitely in my top twenty. He did a lot of good for the world and has good Karma, no doubt.
It's not known by everyone, but this guy did the best, most accurate voice impersonations that I have EVER heard. Genuinely warm, funny guy. I feel terrible.
Peace be with your spirit, as it finds its next life.
May 09, 2012
I still can't believe it. I'm 34 and the beasties boys were without a doubt the most influential band in my life. I have so many great memories that involved the beasties. From singing "fight for your right" in the back seat of my parents car or drinking with friends listening to "hello nasty". Mca you will be missed by so many. My prayers are with you and all of yours. RIP
May 09, 2012
We will miss you!-Texas
May 09, 2012
My thoughts and prayers go out to Mcas family and friends.Adam you were truly blessed and a blessing to have here on earth with us all as well.You will forever be missed!Play on!
May 09, 2012
You will be missed :(
May 09, 2012
Dont have much to say. I enjoyed your music, watching you in concert, as well as your videos. I pray that you were a GOD fearing man, and that I may see you in HEAVEN when my time comes.
GOD bless you, your family, and the remainder of your crew. My PRAYERS are with you, your family, your friends, and your fans.
RIP MCA
May 09, 2012
I listened to License to Ill so many times in 86 that I still know the words at 38 years old. May the noise from all the tributes, five o'clock remixes and 80's babies just reminiscing, be deafening. Adam Yauch in the place to be!
May 09, 2012
"MCAaaaaaaaaa, get on the mic my man!!!" You will be sorely missed ...thanks for all the great memories!!!
May 09, 2012
I, Darlene, AKA no1beastiegirl, at a 33 years old, has been a 30 year much dedicated fan & was absolutely devastated when I read about the death of MCA. The tragic news ripped my heart into shreds. He will be beyond greatly missed. What a major influence the Beastie Boys has made in my life & can never be put into words. May everyone who knew him find peace to cope. With all my love to the best punk/hip hop band that ever was. RIP MCA
May 09, 2012
"Now you can perform & make music with your Creator". You will be forever missed! "I wish the best for your family.- M.V. Camacho
May 09, 2012
RIP Adam "MCA" Yauch. I can't believe your gone so soon! I grew up on the Beastie Boys. I am so sad! Please accept my deepest sympathy for the family and friends. MCA will always be remembered and I will keep listening to "The Beastie Boys" forever.
May 09, 2012
May God rest the soul of this talented man! MCA, Rest in Peace.........Terry Conner McClellan(Macon, GA)
May 09, 2012
Was a teen in the 80's...Beastie Boys music was part of that era and everyone was jamming to their music. Grew up with your music and it will always be a part of my memories. May you rest in peace MCA, you will be missed. Much repect - Ellie S. (Long Beach, CA)
May 09, 2012
My thoughts and prayers are with him and his family.God Bless You
May 09, 2012
Rest Peacefully Adam MCA Yauch...you will be missed by millions...and your lyrics will live on for eternity!!
May 09, 2012
Thank you God for sharing this wonderful soul with all his talents for us to enjoy! God needed another precious and talented Angel. Know my thoughts and prayers are with his loved ones he left behind. It is harder for us, yet no one can take our memories away!
May 09, 2012
R.I.P. MCA! Thank you for bringing your talent to the masses! Licensed To Ill is one of my favorite albums by the Beastie Boys and it will always be. You will be missed and you will never be forgotten.
May 09, 2012
You were so amazing!!!! You gave me so many great memories!! Thanks a million!! Condelences to the family.. Lots of love... Treasa W.
May 09, 2012
God rest your soul! Such a talented person, I loved your music, I am proud of you being from Brooklyn! I am sorry for your family, but you are with God, whose love has no limits!
May 09, 2012
Gone but never forgotten. I started listening when i was 8 the songs rocked. RIP
May 09, 2012
I can't stop listening to the beastie boys. I feel like a part of my childhood died with you. I've been listening for 20 years and will never forget you. Rip Nathaniel Hormblower
May 09, 2012
I remember you from back in the days. You truly broke new ground in rap and hip hop and more will follow in your name!
May 09, 2012
You was so amazing glad I had the chance to work with you, you will definitely be miss...love you bro....from Buzzdopio
May 09, 2012
My condolences to the family on your loss.(Romans 15:4)
May 09, 2012
I did not know you but I feel like I did. Licensed to I'll was my first tape I ever purchased I was 11 years old. The beastie boys are one of my favorite bands of all time. They would not have been here with you Adam. Music will live on in my heart & home. I hope your family finds peace in knowing that you are no longer suffering. R.I.P. mca!! Thank you for the best music
May 09, 2012
RIP MCA! You gave me such great music in the 80's as a kid growing up in a small town. I keep Licensed to Ill in my car still and I'm in my 40's. Thank you!
May 09, 2012
Rest in peace Adam
May 09, 2012
RIP MCA!!! I still can't Believe you are gone. I feel like this is all a dream...you guys were like family to me, and got me thru my highschool years...indeed a very sad time in music...#PWR2MCA
May 09, 2012
My heart is absolutely bleeding for his family, and Mike and Adam. Like everyone else on here, I grew up listening to the Beastie Boys. And, I also cried as though I lost my own brother when I heard the news. Love and my deepest sympathy to his family and friends. SHINE ON MCA
May 09, 2012
Deepest Sympathy to Adam Yauch family.
Rest In Peace Adam "MCA" Yauch.
Sincerely,
Mahoney Family
May 09, 2012
Thank you MCA, for laying down a kind of "Underdog's Roadmap to Success". May your life continue to inspire countless kids to have the courage to like and be themselves.

You will always live on as a true example of selfless humility & sincere integrity.

Thank you for all the ILL memories and the mad effect you've had on this goofy, witty, Jewish American, Young Adult still living with cancer.

Michelle Goodwin
May 09, 2012
1986 + me, eight years old + my awesome older cousin + Licensed to Ill = my life changed forever. I am so grateful I had the privilege to have MCA grace my life, fill it with such tasty rhymes, and become my favorite voice in rap. I will cry many more tears. Such a cool cat, I am still unable to wrap my head around MCA gone ... all love to Mr. Yauch's family and friends, and also to all B Boys & B Girls, this sucks for us all. See your billy goat beard on the other side, fine sir. Thank you for every gift you gave to this world, it is better for having you. xoxo
May 09, 2012
I GREW UP WITH THE BEASTIE BOYS MY WHOLE LIFE AND ADAM WILL BE MISSED DEARLY. THANK YOU FOR ALL THE YEARS OF ENJOYMENT YOU BROUGHT TO ME AND MILLIONS AND MILLIONS OF OTHERS . DEVIN MURPHY
May 09, 2012
Thank you MCA, for laying down a kind of "Underdog's Roadmap to Success". May your amazing life continue to inspire countless kids to have the courage to be themselves.

You will live on in as a true example of selfless humility & sincere integrity.

Thank you for the mad memories and the ILL effect you've had on this goofy, witty, Jewish American, Young Adult with cancer's life.
May 09, 2012
Sincere condolences to the family!
In the Paradise earth, death, which today produces such futility, will be removed. (Romans 8:19-21)
May 09, 2012
.I GREW UP WITH THE BEASTIE BOYS MY WHOLE LIFE AND ADAM WILL BE MISSED DEARLY. THANK YOU FOR ALL THE YEARS OF ENJOYMENT YOU BROUGHT TO ME AND MILLIONS AND MILLIONS OF OTHERS . DEVIN MURPHY
May 09, 2012
Mca.. U da man brooklyn goes hard. And we lost a hard one. May all the gods bless u. All brooklynites hold their heads high. Hugs and kisses again
May 09, 2012
There are not enough words to express what the Beastie Boys mean to me. I found them so long ago that I can't even remember when. They got me through my crazy youth, helping shape my identity, and continue to touch and uplift my soul every time I listen to their music. I am deeply sadden at the loss of Adam, and can only find solace knowing he is in peace because he was an amazing man. MCA, you will be sorely missed! My thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends.

Crystal Whitney, Washington DC
May 09, 2012
My wife made me a beastie fan. And only the good die young. May god always take care of his family and soul. Money needs to be spent on cancer research. HELLLLOOOOO BROOKLYN!!!!
May 09, 2012
I'm grateful for Adam Yauch's music, activism, beauty as a person. He inspired me as I started my own spiritual journey as a Buddhist. And I've loved all of the Bboys music. I feel like I grew up with him. I'm heartbroken that he's gone and still surprised by my own tears.
May 08, 2012
Thank you for inspiring a whole generation to look beyond themselves. I appreciate your quiet leadership. Much love and peace to your family, and know the entire music family lost a great one.
Kyle Paladino
May 08, 2012
What a talented bassist, lyricist, humanitarian and all around good guy! I am sure there is no pain comparable to the loss felt by his family and his closest loved ones, but let it be known, he is loved, missed and remembered by millions. His contribution to the world will continue to inspire others as years go on. Namaste, Adam.
May 08, 2012
MCA was my favorite beastie boy...I called him Booger because he reminded me of the character from Revenge Of The Nerds lol. R.i.paradise Adam.
May 08, 2012
ADAM AND THE REST OF THE GANG HAVE NO IDEA HOW MANY LIVES THEY HAVE TOUCHED OVER THE DECADES, NO WORDS CAN DESCRIBE THE LOSS OF THIS PILLAR OF HUMANITY. YOU WILL NEVER BE FORGOTTEN, THANK YOU. DAVID JONES,ILLINOIS
May 08, 2012
I am 37 and basically grew up with the Beastie Boys. I wept when I heard of MCA passing, I actually felt like I had lost a brother.

My most sincere condolences go out to his friends and family. No words. RIP Adam.
May 08, 2012
I feel like Adam Yauch was part of our family, even though we've never met. My 5 year-old son's favorite band is the Beastie Boys, and MCA his favorite member. He's singing Intergalactic up in his bedroom right now. He used to ask if MCA, Ad-Rock and Mike D could come skateboard in our back yard. Wish he could have. I will always admire and remember Adam Yauch for his positive messages of peace and love.
May 08, 2012
He touched my life, and my son's life through his passion, creativity, and sense of humor. His work is timeless. It takes an amazing life to be able to make those who have never met him, break down into tears, over and over, as he leaves this world and goes on to a better one. We love you, Adam! And thank you for always being you!
May 08, 2012
Adam you will be missed my heart goes out to your family. You were an icon in the rap game. I remember listening to license to ill in elementary school. R.I.P Adam Yauch
May 08, 2012
Hi my name is Cecilia Fux, my brother died of cancer at 48 years old, so i know the pain you are all going thru, i send you all my condolences,and good bless all of you, he an angel just like my brother, thanks
May 08, 2012
I feel like I have lost a brother, the beasties boys were the best + hope adam is at peace watching over his family.. RIP + in my thoughts x
May 08, 2012
God has spoken i heard him let the church say Amen Rest In Peace you will be missed
May 08, 2012
Rip adam you were one hell of a musician
May 08, 2012
Glad I got to see a legend. See you on the otherside. Your friend. George t. Green.
May 08, 2012
Rest in Peace To A REAL HIP HOP LEGEND from the "BEASTIE BOYS"
"MCA aka Adam Yauch"
(August 5, 1964 – May 4, 2012)
REAL HIP HOP Has Only 5 ELEMENTS...MCA & The Beastie Boys IS ONE OF THEM!
May 08, 2012
Beastie boys allowed me to be me rap and rock,punk etc. Not to mention putting brooklyn on the map. I still rock a skully and my kids are growing up on them too. Only the great die young. No sleep to brooklyn. Brooklyn holds its breath for a true peaceful but wild icon xoxoxo
May 08, 2012
Rest peacefully Brother. DubLIrie
May 08, 2012
RIP
May 08, 2012
Party On!
May 08, 2012
Rest well brother. We will miss you!
May 08, 2012
This is a true loss. I grew up with the Beastie Boys. I have a 20 yr old son who also "grew up with" the Beasties. We are so saddened as much of the music community is. RIP Adam Yauch. We have much 'Gratitude' for you and the Beasties.
May 08, 2012
Thank you MCA.

You brought me from childhood to adulthood and helped define who I was, am, and want to be for the rest of my life.
P.S. Rock Adidas, Never Rock FILA
May 08, 2012
r.i.p the legend that is mca. wezz Beet(nottingham England)
May 08, 2012
RIP Adam. Sho the big fella how its done!!!
May 08, 2012
Thank You, sad beyond belief! Truly a loss for all humanity. I remember the first Beastie Boys song I ever heard, like many I became a fan for life...Rest in Peace friend...My sincerest thoughts go out to fellow Beasties Mike D and Ad Rock, and your family.
May 08, 2012
I was 13 in 1986, grew up listening to the beasties. RIP MCA and God Bless
May 08, 2012
I was 13 in 1986, grew up listening to the beasties. RIP MCA
May 08, 2012
I wear Adidas because of Beastie Boys. I drive Volkswagens because of the Beastie Boys. My husband and I joined cd our collections and ended up with 2 of every Beastie album. There really isn't a time in my life that I can remember that the Beastie Boys weren't a part of. I really don't have any words to express how I feel other than I feel like I lost a friend. Rest peacefully, Adam. My thoughts are with you, your family, Mike D and Ad-Rock. Because ya can't, ya won't and ya don't stop.
May 08, 2012
Whats running through your mind came through in your walk & I COULD FEEL YOUR SOUL IN THE WAY THAT YOU TALKED......R.I.P ADAM YAUCH
May 08, 2012
You have been by my side for over 26 years! There is a void in my heart due to your passing! R.I.P. MCA "KICK OFF YOUR SHOES AND RELAX YOUR SOCKS, my dear friend.
May 08, 2012
It's rare a celebrity death effects me but the news of McA's death truly saddened me
May 08, 2012
Thank you Adam, for being.
May 08, 2012
The Boys are one of my favorite bands. A truly unique kind of hip hop that cannot be reproduced. Riding on the school bus in 4th grade and hearing Licensed to Ill is forever imbedded in my head. Adam will be missed dearly, but he will live on through his music. Born and bred in Brooklyn, the USA. They call me Adam Yauch but I'm MCA
May 08, 2012
Thanks Adam for your wonderful music . I pray for your family . Love and hugs to all hearts .
May 08, 2012
"R.I.P" Adam. You were an inspiration on my life from the time I was about 14 years old until now and will remain one forever even in your passing! You are one of my favorite voices in hip hop and will be truly missed. Again, "R.I.P." Adam Yauch-a.k.a. MCA
May 08, 2012
adam was my friend, colleague, mentor, inspiration, and a master jokester. this has been very hard to take. i truly, truly miss him.
May 08, 2012
I WAS 9 YEARS OLD WHEN I FIRST JAMMED BEASTIE BOYS AND IM 35 YEARS OLD AND IM STILL JAMMIN YOU GUYS.. YOU WILL BE MISSED MC A... I LONGED FOR A CONCERT, LAST ONE SEEN WAS IN SAN ANTONIO TEXAS, TO PROMOTER INTERGALACTIC AND IT WAS AN AWSOME SHOW.. CANT BELIEVE YOUR GONE.. BUT YOU WILL ALWAYS BE LOVED AND REMEMBERED.. MUCH LOVE FROM HOUSTON TEXAS!!
May 08, 2012
Rest in Peace, Adam. You are dearly missed. My condolences to his friends and family. -Anya
May 08, 2012
"R.I.P." Adam. I remember being a kid and growing up on your music and it seemed like yesterday when you guys just came out. There was alot of great time listening to your music. I wanted to give my prayers to the family,long-time bandmates, and friends.
May 08, 2012
RIP Adam, you will be greatly missed! Im praying for you and your family
May 08, 2012
"Now what do we have here, an outlaw and his beer
I run this land, you understand, I make myself clear."
You made yourself very clear, thanks for sharing Adam, meant a lot to a lot of people.
God speed
May 08, 2012
R.I.P Adam! Beastie Boys music brought joy into my life during a very difficult time. I can't thank you enough for making music that is so very much alive.
May 08, 2012
Please accept my condolences during this difficult time. May the God of all comfort give you peace.
May 08, 2012
May 08, 2012
there is great sorrow that comes with the loss of a loved one,my condolences to you.
May 08, 2012
We will never forget you and what you did to open our musical ears ... R.I.P.
May 08, 2012
My deepest condolences, thoughts and prayers go out to the Yauch family, friends, Mike D and Ad Rock at this time.
Thank you MCA for your time with us and the joy you gave to so many fans like me. R.I.P brother.
May 08, 2012
You will be missed my husband and I grew up on your music will miss your beats From your fans Henry Jones and Viola Jones
May 08, 2012
God be with you.
May 08, 2012
Thanks MCA!
May 08, 2012
Sad tragedy, very talented soul lost, to be honest i never liked any kind of rap untill i heard beastie boys, they made me look at their music with an open heart. God Bless you and your family
May 08, 2012
My greatest condolences to Adam's family and loved ones. His legacy will live on. We'll do an egg raid on mojo soon, my brother! Rest in peace!
May 08, 2012
Adam, your music will live on.
RIP - (MCA)
May 07, 2012
May he rest in peace. My prayers goes out to the family.
May 07, 2012
Growing up I've always idolized you guys. Your music was such a big part of my life. Mca you will be missed dearly. My prayers are with your family.
May 07, 2012
MCA, you still hold the record for having more rhymes than gray hairs. We're hurting without you. Godspeed, Adam.
May 07, 2012
I loved , still love your music and you will never be forgotten. I still rock out to license to ill!!!!!!! A fan from back in the day when rap was at its best!!!!!!
Thanks for the memories. Big Mike
May 07, 2012
I just wanted to thank you for helping me through my adolescence with your music. You now know just how much that meant to me.
May 07, 2012
R.I.P.
May 07, 2012
May 07, 2012
R.I.P, God is luv
May 07, 2012
It is a loss for the globe I believe,
that you won't be here with tales to weave
Among your truest fans your story wont fade
How you gave and gave and gave and gave
An inspired soul you lit a flame in a style-y crowd your voice remains
To speak the truth and give respect ~ Be true to yourself - we'll never forget!
Beastie Love - to all of you & your families ... Especially to Adam's loved ones!
May 07, 2012
"I'm goin' out first class, ain't goin' out coach" No doubt you went out first class MCA! Miss you already and can't believe the ride has ended....
May 07, 2012
My deep condolences to the Yauch family. May you find comfort from God's word recorded at Ecclesiastes 9:5, 10 regarding the loss of your loved one.
May 07, 2012
"If you can feel what I'm feelin' then its a musical masterpiece..." Thanks for all the great memories!
May 07, 2012
adam mca I Hope you Have A old School Party Up there
May 07, 2012
Adam Thank you for all the grate memories in music and also fighting for Tibet and Humanity!!!God Bless You!!!
May 07, 2012
R.I.P
"You got the right"
Darla
May 07, 2012
Thank you, MCA, for keeping it real.
May 07, 2012
Our sentiments
What great Talent
you shared Thank you
ADAM "MCA" YAUCH
rip~enjoy the ride
upon the next light..
May 07, 2012
U will truely b missed !!!
May 07, 2012
Thank you MCA for helping to define my youth and influence my musical taste and emotion. I honestly feel like you and the Beastie Boys helped bring me out of my shell at a time in my life when I needed it the most. You are sorely missed brother. My heart goes out to you, your family, and of course your Beastie brothers. Rest in peace. Your legend will never die.
May 07, 2012
Thank you for bringing your vision to us..your fans...we have loved and enjoyed u all these years..You will greatly be missed..Bianca in Cleveland
May 07, 2012
Thanks for providing the background and theme music of my life. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. You'll never be forgotten.
May 07, 2012
RIP Buddy.
May 07, 2012
you changed the world music for me...thank you.
May 07, 2012
You were a very huge part of the Beastie Boys & will forever be missed. My thoughts and prayers go out to your family & loved ones during this time. Your legacy will forever live on through your music.
S Mayes (Mesquite, TX)
May 07, 2012
Yours was one of the first concerts I had ever seen and boy did that blow my mind that night at Randy's Ballroom in San Antonio, Tx back in the 80's!! Your spirit will live on thru your music. R.I.P. MCA!
May 07, 2012
One of the best early rap influences has passed. The fans will miss you but your music lives on forever....
May 07, 2012
R.i.p adam! Go rock the heavens.
May 07, 2012
RIP, Yauch. What's awesome is that you will live forever through your music.
May 07, 2012
MCA-you will truly be missed I feel like a part of me is gone-I've grown up with you guys I have every album you've made and have been to many concerts-my second concert ever 1991 @ the cameo theater in Miami, and the most recent 2007 @berkley and you guys still rock-my heart goes out to ad rock and mike D and the family's -I know how it is to lose a close friend. R.I.P MCA-I love you guys-but lookin at my gucci it's about that time.
May 07, 2012
MUSIC AND SONG IS THE UNIVERSAL LANGUAGE THAT INVOKES MOOD OF HAPPINESS, JOY, LOVE, DANCE,EXERCISE, AND ETC! I'M NOT OF THE HIP HOP ERA BUT YOU WAS THE UPBEAT TEMPO FOR OUR
EXERCISE AND THEME TO UPLIFT OUR CLASS
FOR REHALB! YOU DELIVERED! YOUR NAME WILL FOREVER BE LINKED TO THE DYNAMIC
EDGE AND GIFT YOU GAVE TO MUSIC. YOUR LEGACY WILL AND CANNOT BE DUPICATED!
SINCERE PRAYERS AND SYMPATHY TO FAMILY, FRIENDS, AND FANS
May 07, 2012
The Beastie Boys are my all time favorite band and MCA was the heart and soul. "There's more to (him) then (I'll) ever know."
My prayers go out to his family for their loss.
May 07, 2012
This is extremely sad to hear such a great inspiration to hip hop expression is gone. He influenced many and opened doorways for others to free up youth in society by giving them something to look up too. Loved the music n he will be missed in the industry. R.i.p.
May 07, 2012
RIP MCA My thoughts and prayers go out to your family, God bless
May 07, 2012
Blessings and love! My highschool sweetheart and I loved him! Now my sweetheart and I are back together.... listening to Beastie Boys with fond memories.... so sorry to see that Adam lost his battle. He will be rmembered!
May 07, 2012
Heartfelt thoughts and prayers go out to the Yauch family and the extended Beastie Boys family. Thank you for 20+ years of music that truly served as the soundtrack to many memorible events in my life...
May 07, 2012
MCA U Will Truly Be Missed & My Prayers Go Out To Your Family As Well As Your Beastie Boyz Family...
May 07, 2012
very sad...RIP...shalom and blessings to his family
May 07, 2012
Rest in peace!!!!
Deepest sympathies to the Yauch family and the Beastie Boy's Family.
May 07, 2012
Listened to you guys growing up as a kid in BROOKLYN.. still rocking out to you this day.. MCA u will be missed

CHRIS BROOKLYN NY
May 07, 2012
Thanks for the fun! My condolences to his family.
May 07, 2012
My mom likes you and so do I. my mom has been listening to you ever since she was little. Then one day she turned on the radio and i asked who is this and she replied MCA from the Beastie Boys and then i said he has a deep voice. REST IN PEACE. When your up there say hi to Big L my other favorite rapper from that time
May 07, 2012
I was devistated when i heard of yauch's passing.I am such a huge fan.Beasties are my favorite of all time.I was fortunate enough to meet Yauch,shake his hand and get an autograph in 1992 Rocky Point Park in Rhode Island when they were on tour with L7. That day changed my life forever...Rip.Mca...
May 07, 2012
May 07, 2012
RIP...one of Brooklyn's finest talents...my thoughts and prayers are with your family.
Marie, Howell, NJ
May 07, 2012
You were a true legend...i listened to you guys from the very begining and will continue to do so...much peace to your family and the rest of the Beastie Boys.
May 07, 2012
I HAD A LICENSE TO ILL ALBUM AND RAP WAS NEVER THE SAME..RIP MCA
May 07, 2012
my warmest sympathy goes out to his loved ones, his friends, his fans...too young and too talented to have left this earth so soon...rest in peace adam...
May 07, 2012
Deepest sympathies to the Yauch family and the Beastie Boy's Family. Thank you for the memories and getting me through my teenage years. Heaven has another Angel. Rest in Peace MCA. xoxo
May 07, 2012
May the memories comfort his wife, daughter, parents and Adrock and Mike D. True pioneers in music! MCA was a humanitarian beyond compare, practiced what he preached and was so funny and innovatitve. His basketball movie was inspired and wonderful, and his music is a constant reminder of his humor and spirit. It was also nice to see a loyal family man in this day and age. Rest in peace MCA. Your good deeds in life will bless your family and friends forever!!!
May 07, 2012
May 07, 2012
My heart breaks every time I think about Adam's passing. My prayers, thoughts and heart go out to all of his family, friends and colleagues who were lucky enough to know this beautiful human being who brought so much happiness to me and my family over the years.
May 07, 2012
What a true legend! I am thankful that he was able to know that the Beastie Boys were inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame before his passing!
May his family and friends find peace and know that he will live on through those who knew him!! RIP MCA~
May 07, 2012
R.i.p. Mca your music will live on for ever I grew up on rap as a white boy liven in the projects they use to call me and my brother the beastie boys I send out my sympathy your family.
May 07, 2012
Thank you Adam. Thanks for the music and thanks for raising consciousness. As MCA you changed music, as a human being you changed the world for the better. Rest to you and peace to your loved ones.
May 07, 2012
I grew up listening to The beastie boys,I was 5 yrs old when I can remember my mother asking what I wanted to hear at my birthday party and I of course screamed Beastie Boys!!!!!!!!! and I still love them today. rest in peace Mca and thankyou for all of the awesome music
May 07, 2012
Thank you for your music, humor, and spirit... Rest peacefully...
May 07, 2012
I was very sadden to hear about Adam (MCA's)passing. I grew up with the Beastie Boys. What I loved about them as I got older was their compassion and humanitarian work. God Bless MCA his family and friends. Love Peace to all.
May 07, 2012
R.I.P. MCA! THE GAME AINT GONNA BE THE SAME!!!
May 07, 2012
We LOVE & MISS you! Rest in Peace ADAM! God Bless your Beautiful wife & daughter! A True LEGEND & FRIEND...Love you! XOXOXO No words can express the LOSS that we ALL feel right now...You fought hard through your battle & YOU made this word a BETTER place. Blessed to of been in your circle of friends.
May 07, 2012
Rest In Peace MCA. Thank you for the memories. You will not be forgotten. My heart goes out to your family.
May 07, 2012
I grew up listening to the beasties, thank u mca u did your thang R.I.P.
May 07, 2012
I am so sorry for your lost. May you and your family rely on God in this time if grief.
May 07, 2012
Thank you, Adam, for sharing your talents. Thank you for speaking out for what you believed in and for a free Tibet. You will not be forgotten
May 07, 2012
Rest in Peace MCA, Thank you for all the wonderful memories created listening to your music. You will be missed.
May 07, 2012
a legend in my book from all the hits my condolences goes to the family and a invators of the rap may be missed but always respected.
May 07, 2012
love and will miss. your impact will not be forgotten
May 07, 2012
To the family of adam,mca,my sympathy goes out to you and yours I grew up rappin to there music and still do it today ,god bless your music will keep on playen for ever,r.i.p mca.
May 07, 2012
god bless adam,a gentle soul.
May 07, 2012
RIP MCA...You will deeply be missed but your music will live on :)
May 07, 2012
I am still at a loss for words. Wow. The only word I can come up with is 'sucks'. I was 8 when I started listening to y'all - I am 34 now. Sigh. Musically, my life will never be the same. RIP MCA. Thanks for all the memories! Rock on....
May 07, 2012
May the eternal light shine upon him.....
May 07, 2012
RIP, you will be missed. Thanks for the beats.
May 07, 2012
May 07, 2012
Adam will be deeply missed by his many fans. BEASTIES RULE!
May 07, 2012
Romans 15:33
May 07, 2012
May the God of all comfort be with you at this time of grief, may all Adam's memories stay close to your heart. Psalms 46:1 Joanna
May 07, 2012
You've taken a piece of my heart with you. R.I.P.
May 07, 2012
RIP MCA
May 07, 2012
we grew up together in music... thank you
May 07, 2012
Rap this (in your best MCA voice¦ check check it,
Shout out to Beastie fans we are united,
R.I.P. MCA you should be knighted,
Now take a trip with me back to 86,
Young hip-hop kids gettin lost in the mix,
Of MTV and our beloved Beasties,
3 to the 1 to the 6 say please,
Crossover dribbles gotcha weak in the knees,
Boombox on the court as we rainin down 3s,
Game point on the line but first rewind,
Yeah boy so you can decipher the rhymes,
Of Paul Revere and yes and you can bet,
Licensed to Ill is in the cassette,
Deck to the wreck-skateboard by Varitech,
Wearin V-dub medallions around our necks,
Play Atari-MTV was a way of life,
We had no worries, we had no strife,
Still inspired by your tracks around the way,
Peace out to B-Boys and MCA
May 07, 2012
I remember the group with foundness i loved brass monkey :-) a great loss indeed.
May 07, 2012
To the family and friends of Adam "MCA" Yauch,

May the God of all comfort strengthen you at this difficult time. Those who die God keeps in his memory because they are precious in his eyes - Psalm 116:15.
May 07, 2012
Thanks brother!!!
May 07, 2012
You were a part of my youth...you will be missed..thanks for the music!
May 07, 2012
Our condolences to the family. Its such a loss for us all!
May 07, 2012
May 07, 2012
May He Shine Down On All!
Sad and Humbling Loss
Forever A Fan! And,
THANK YOU, for Giving To Us!

SDJ from Benicia, Ca.
May 07, 2012
From Licensed to Ill, in 1986, until Hot Sauce Committee, in 2011, Adam Yauch, and the Beastie Boys, have alway been a part of my life (and always will). RIP MCA, we all miss you.
May 07, 2012
Terribly sad news. Music has lost an icon, who redefined cool and got my generation listening to proper music. Thank you & RIP.
May 07, 2012
Your passing is a great loss. Your growth as a human being is your greatest legacy. Jim DeRoche
May 07, 2012
You brought SO MUCH JOY to SO MANY. Thank you MCA for being such an inspiration. You will be missed. Looking forward to your reincarnation.
May 07, 2012
Farewell sweet Adam. rip
May 07, 2012
You will always be remembered...the Beastie Boys will always be one of my favorites...and I have listened too you since 1986 when you first started. Now...my daughter 12 knows you and listens too you as well and really enjoys the music. Now we both will still listen too your songs and remember the infamous "Beastie Boys." My most favorite of all "Brass Monkey"! It will never be the same now without you being part of the group. Now rest in peace...and you will always hold great memories of my younger days and I thank you for that.
May 07, 2012
ALWAYS KEPT US LAUGHING, JAMMIN, AND THINKIN, A LOSS OF A WONDERFUL PERSON WE WERE LUCKY TO SHARE THIS EARTH WITH IN OUR LIFETIME.
May 07, 2012
Thanks for helping me to enjoy life through your music. I hope to meet you face to face on the other side someday.
May 07, 2012
Thanks for being more than just a talented rapper, but for standing as an example of a good person who valued all of mankind. And for standing up for your causes of non-violence. I feel like I matured with your music as I grew up. RIP
May 07, 2012
I was six years old when you guys came out, and I have never forgotten you, R.I.P. MCA
May 07, 2012
May you rest in peace!you will be missed
May 07, 2012
Gone but never forgotten Adam thanks for the music much love and respect MCA
May 07, 2012
You will be missed so much.im so sad, you didn't deserve this at all . You helped so many, thanks you
May 07, 2012
I've listened to you for 22 years and I'm so sad by this ...... Your music has meant so much to me and to so many others . Thank you so much!!!! You were a true pioneer. Rest in peace my friend
May 07, 2012
Like they say, "Tomorrow is promised to no one"... When I heard the news of your passing it hit me hard as I was not just a long time fan of your music but of your work as an Activist. The first time I seen The Beastie Boys was 1986 or 87 at the age of 16 for the License to Ill tour w/ RUN DMC and I knew then that what you guys were doing was something special.... little did I know that you were going to stand the test of time and touch as many lives as you did with your music and w/ Free Tibet. Thank you for the many good times over the years w/ your live shows and the energy you brought to your music as well as the stage. Thank you for changing the world for the better with your efforts.May you rest in eternal peace. My condolances to your family, friends, and fans. God bless, Paul.
May 06, 2012
much love to a great artist! that was part of my teenage most memorable times 25 years ago! my son now listens to the Beastie Boys!.
May 06, 2012
Thank you for the music and memories. My heart is broken.
May 06, 2012
Rip MCA.Your music will live on.
May 06, 2012
You were one of a kind as an MC. And a wonderful person. Your music has helped to define me. I love you guys.
May 06, 2012
YOU HAVE BEEN PART OF MY LIFE SINCE I WAS 13 AND I STILL LISTEN TO YOU GUYS. MY CHILDREN LISTEN TO YOU GUYS RIP MCA I HOPE YOUR FAMILY HAS SOME PEACE KNOWING YOU ARE THEIR GAURDIAN ANGEL!!!
May 06, 2012
"Cool as a cucumber in a bowl of hot sauce!" RIP MCA
May 06, 2012
Feels like there is a void in the world. You will truly be missed. Your music shaped a generation.
May 06, 2012
A piece of my young adulthood died with Adam Yauch. The Beastie Boys were a staple of my cassette player growing up. May Adam rest in peace and may his family, friends and bandmates take solace in a life well lived.
May 06, 2012
You were part of my life for 25 years. A great artist and humanitarian. I will miss you forever.
May 06, 2012
Your music will continue to live on...
May 06, 2012
My prayers go out to The Family of Adam "MCA" Yauch. R.I.P.
May 06, 2012
R.I.P MCA.....Thanks for the amazing music you made. My musical taste was molded by the Beastie Boys.....for that I am thankful.....
May 06, 2012
Great person&rapper thank you.
May 06, 2012
The sweetest man we knew! Truly CARED for all mankind! Terribly missed by all his FRIENDS, FAMILY & FANS! You're music will LIVE on...and you will ALWAYS be in our HEARTS! Love ya~ Jennifer Kavan R.I.P. ??ADAM ??
May 06, 2012
You will be missed for sure you were an inspiration to a lot of people and prayers to your fan and friends. Dj skeptik
May 06, 2012
Thank you Adam for bringing such joy to my life as a teen and into my adulthood. God Bless!
May 06, 2012
With deepest sympathy to Adam's family and his fellow Beasties, b-boys, and b-girls. MCA was always my favorite. He was such a kind soul and was relentlessly talented. So sad that I did not ever get to see them perform live; Adam, you were truly a legend, and I will celebrate your memory by singing all of your lyrics at the top of my lungs each time I hear one of your songs. With all the love in the world, pbd
May 06, 2012
My deepest sympathies to Adam's family, and his brothers, Adam and Mike. Celebrate a kind soul...MCA, you are loved and will be greatly missed. Love one of your biggest fans, Lisa D.
May 06, 2012
MCA was a part of my life from the moment License to ill came out. He will be a part of me till I join him. My deepest condolences. Adam, peace be with your spirit.
May 06, 2012
Go MCA.My sincere condolences to the Yauch family. It is hard to lose someone close to us.
But please know that God does not forget our loved ones or us as we have to cope with this loss. We are encouraged to throw all our anxieties upon him because he cares for you".
1 Pet 5:7)
May 06, 2012
Hope the music you make in heaven is as good as what you did on earth, because heaven is gonna get a real treat!!!!
May 06, 2012
R.I.P
May 06, 2012
Adam was key in breaking in a definitive style that defined a change that we feel today. He will be missed.
He had total control and real skill . He will be remembered.
May 06, 2012
R.I.P MCA you were the best in music.I will never forget car theif and ch-check it out:'(
May 06, 2012
May you rest in peace...heaven just got another great one. Thank you for your music, you will be missed.
May 06, 2012
So very sorry to hear,my prayers go out to his family and friends,may he r i p
May 06, 2012
I was watching the rerun for Rock-in-Roll Hall of Fame today and it brought tears to my eyes thinking of the loss of such great talent.He will be missed by many and my thoughts and prayers go out to the family and friends.RIP Adam
May 06, 2012
May you be comforted knowing that "GOD is near to those broken hearted and crushed in spirit." My prayers with your family. PSALM 34 :18
May 06, 2012
The loss of another legend in the music industry. So much talent - Adam you will always be remembered. RIP Praying for your wife and daughter.
May 06, 2012
Your family and friends are in my thoughts. You shaped my young years and I still rap along everytime time I hear you. Rock on!!!
May 06, 2012
Adam, You were an innovator, a pioneer and a childhood idol of mine. You're music gave me decades of fun and happiness. Beasties have always meant so much to me and always will! Thanks for dropping science like Gallileo dropped the orange. Rest in peace my friend.
May 06, 2012
my praters go out 2 the family & friends at this x of loss
May 06, 2012
Thank You Adam
May 06, 2012
Your talent and heart will be greatly missed. I have been a fan for a very long time and appreciate all you have done. Love to your family from Cleveland, Ohio.
May 06, 2012
Praying for the wife and daughter of Adam Yauch that God will help them through this sad time.
Barbara Meadows
WSNC
USA
May 06, 2012
A piece of my childhood just died...thank you for making my early years a little more tolerable...
May 06, 2012
Such a huge loss for our generation. R.I.P Adam.......
May 06, 2012
Am watching The 27th Rock n' Roll Hall of Fame Awards...The Beastie Boys are reading Adam's statement...he is in that heavenly band.
May 06, 2012
I am at a loss. Love, light and blessings, my friend. Thank you so much.
May 06, 2012
Always hits close to home when your idols with so much talent are no longer with you. Thanks for your music and positive message. You were and will be forever appreciated...
May 06, 2012
rip adam
May 06, 2012
You helped shape the 80's, we all danced an sang along with you and your "bad brotha's" fighting for our right to party. Thanks for the memories. RIP knowing your music and memory will live on in those you inspired and loved you.
Tallahassee, FL
May 06, 2012
Adam was a hilarious performer. He and the Beastie Boys exuded a sense of humor that was 'in your face' rude but never crushing; the Beastie Boys endeared themselves to the Hip Hop world and enlarged it's audience. Fans 6 to 75 enjoyed them. B.Manzo
May 06, 2012
Im so sad. You were the voice on the soundtrack of my life...Long live the Beastie Boys!! The biggest loss in music history in a long time.
May 06, 2012
R.I.P MCA!!! You'll be missed. Thank you for the Rights to party back in the day!
May 06, 2012
There are no words to fully express the sorrow and heartbreak of losing a Beastie Boy. MCA, we will miss you and aprreciate what the Beastie Boys have shared with us musically. May all the peace and music you brought to us on earth be celebrated in heaven.
May 06, 2012
Thanks for fighting for my right to party. It was very much appreciated. So sad you are gone so soon.
May 06, 2012
R.I.P. MCA. I'm glad that you were able to see your induction into the Rock N Roll Hall of Fame. You guys deserve it. You will be missed but your music will preserve your memory always.
May 06, 2012
May your memory be a blessing.
May 06, 2012
I will never forgot seeing the beastie boys in 2007. So glad I got to see them before Adam got sick. I lost my mom to cancer, so my thoughts and prayers go to his family. You will be missed Adam. Beastie Boys forever!
May 06, 2012
I remember that "Brass Monkey" RIP
Wannika
May 06, 2012
Thank you, Adam.

I know you are at peace.
May 06, 2012
Proof that "Bad Boys " can grow to be wonderful men! R.I.P MCA
May 06, 2012
He made me smile.
May 06, 2012
Adam done his thing HIS way!! Which is what made him who he was,and I praise him for that,,He never let any of the negative junk out there get him down. He just persevered and went on with his career.Adam (MCA ) You will forever live in out hearts and minds..80's music was the VERY BEST!!!
May 06, 2012
Adam you have impacted so many with your music and with your cause for Tibet. Your work will go on from the hereafter.
May 06, 2012
Way to soon,RIP my brother
May 06, 2012
May 06, 2012
light a candle for Adam Nathaniel - may his memory be blessed.
May 06, 2012
RIP DUDE \,,/
May 06, 2012
RIP DUDE \,,/
May 06, 2012
Your words will live forever. Thank you
May 06, 2012
Dearest Adam,
May you experience the sweet bliss of the Pure Lands and be reborn here again, someday to grace us with your compassion and love for all sentient beings. Om Ah Hung. Namaste, Genevieve Willson
May 06, 2012
I like my sugar with coffee and cream...we will miss you rip.
May 06, 2012
R.I.P Adam thanks for the great music you and the Beasties made
May 06, 2012
just want to say sorry for your loss
May 06, 2012
I was so very sad to hear about Adam Yauch. You defined my high school years and made cruising around NJ suburbia in my smurf blue Ford Tempo seem cool because you were on my tape player. The Beastie Boys are as relevant, as innovative and as genius today as they were 30+ years ago. Hip hop wouldn't be the same were it not for you, won't be the same without you. Rest in peace, MCA.
May 06, 2012
In shock and heartbroken. We lost a truly great soul. Your music has molded 3/4 of my life.
May 06, 2012
U will be missed u have given us so much good music so I know heaven will injoy u too
May 06, 2012
Creatively brave,love and peace
May 05, 2012
Rest in peace my friend....You will be missed...Prayers to your family....Forever in our hearts...Your Music will live on....
May 05, 2012
MCA, I am saddened by your passing away. I have tears and my heart hurts!! I am 33 years old and you have been a part of my life for 25 years... I know I have over 25 years worth of music, videos, interviews, and films to remember you buy...but just knowing you are not here or will ever make more music again just hurts my heart. And if I feel this way about you & I'm a fan...My heart hurts even more for your friends, family, wife, and especially your daughter... RIP MCA!! You are truly missed!! <3
May 05, 2012
" RIP" TO THE BEST MCA IN THE WORLD
May 05, 2012
To The Yauch Family, Just wanted to let you know your son was a big influence for people around the world. I have been a fan since 1987. I too play drums, keyboards, guitar and bass and he was a true pioneer and a true original. I am very lucky to see him perform in concert. Wish I could have meet in and shake his hand in person. May he rest in peace and thanks.
May 05, 2012
RIP MCA, We love you!!!
May 05, 2012
Your fearless genius will not be forgotten. Rest in peace.
May 05, 2012
Mac rest in peace Pottsville pa.
May 05, 2012
Our hearts go out to the MCA family. Romans 15:33
May 05, 2012
Safe travels to you Adam! You will be missed but not forgotten! Thank you for sharing yourself with the world! See you on the other side playboy!
May 05, 2012
I still have Licenced To Ill,replaced twice burnt sevral times,I love them and always will,Thank you MCA
May 05, 2012
Rest In Peace MCA....the memories you have left us will allow your light to shine on for generations to come.
May 05, 2012
MCA, you brought so much to so many people through your music. Growing up on LI and NYC, your music was the soundtrack to my life. Thank you for all you have given me, your fans and the world.

Now my name is MCA I got a license to kill, I think you know what time it is, its time to get ill
May 05, 2012
RIP Adam.
May 05, 2012
Life is unfair but the Lord is faithful,we will meet again in the new world u are now..Alfred.
May 05, 2012
Your songs released that raw energy. growing up
with the trio uniting rap into Brooklyn's elite. enriching the cause of the tibetan struggles.
what an amazing talent with a deep soul. Love and blessings during your passing. Love to your family
drdenise
May 05, 2012
RIP MCA
May 05, 2012
RIP Adam. You will be missed.
May 05, 2012
Rip
May 05, 2012
Thank you for being you. RIP
May 05, 2012
Condolences to the entire family.... And You will be Greatly missed!!!
Beasties Music has kept me going since the 90's.
May 05, 2012
I will be praying for your family and friends.Rest in peace buddy.Your memory will live on forever you will be missed alot good by MCA wish it wasent you:'(.
May 05, 2012
Adam, Thank you. You will be missed.
May 05, 2012
Rest in Peace my friend. My prayers go out to your Family. You've been an influence on my life since 1986.
May 05, 2012
God bless the super MCA and you will be truly missed Adam. Thank you for creating Beastie Boy music!!!
May 05, 2012
R.I.P. MCA the positivity your brought into our lives will soon not be forgotten.
May 05, 2012
R.I.P. Adam.
May 05, 2012
You are loved and you will be missed. RIP. Prayers go out to your family, bandmates and friends.
May 05, 2012
Legend,such a great loss, from the age of 13 the Beastie Boys were the back drop to our lives. RIP MCA you leave a true legacy.

Manchester - England UK
May 05, 2012
R.I.P.
May 05, 2012
Gone too soon. Godspeed Adam.
May 05, 2012
Much love and respect to you and the joy you brought me over the years.
My kids will learn that my man MCA has a beard like a billy goat.

Rest in peace!!!!
May 05, 2012
R.I.P. Adam I seen you"ll live with Run DMC at the Richmond Colosium great show you will be missed by all your fans and family!!!!!!
May 05, 2012
Condolences to his wife and daughter, close friends, family, and the Beastie's extended family. MCA/Adam thank you for all the great music, art, and activism you put forth to the world. Exit through the gift shop in peace; you will be missed.
May 05, 2012
You will be greatly missed! My thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family. Although your gone your legacy will live on.
May 05, 2012
I can still remember the day my daughter, who was born in 86, was looking through my CDs and found my Beastie Boys CD. She couldn't believe that her parents were so "cool". Thank Adam for sharing your talent with the world & making me so cool
May 05, 2012
REST IN PEACE NOW IT TIME TO SLEEP YOUR MUSIC WILL BE IN MY HEART. CJ RICHMOND V.A
May 05, 2012
One of a kind, you will be missed....
May 05, 2012
The music world lost a great talent.
May 05, 2012
I am a 80's kid and grew up on the Beasties! This is truly a sad day for my generation! R.I.P Adam MCA Yauch, thanks for the music and the memories they bring... you are forever loved by your fans!!!
May 05, 2012
we will miss you so much and always cherish the music you made, my prayers and hope goes to your family and friends, paula
May 05, 2012
Being 40ish, the Beastie Boys have really been the soundtrack of my HS, college, most legendary evenings with friends and the best live shows I'll ever see. You were on the tape we played at our wedding reception, 2 of my 3 kids went to Beastie concerts in utero, and by 3 they could sing most of Paul Revere (well, except the bad parts) I'm just crushed- thank you for everything. My thoughts and prayers are with your family, your band and friends. You will be so missed!
May 05, 2012
I introduced the Beastie Boys to my dance club of 10-12 yr olds in November. They loved them and performed a dance to Check It Out at a Youth Festival on May 4th (with neon flashing hazmat suits :)). The appeal of the humour and talent of the Beastie Boys crosses generations - thanks to Adam Yauch for all he's given us.....
May 05, 2012
You are such an important part of my life. I AM who I AM thanks to you!
May 05, 2012
My Condolences To The Yauch Family,
May the God of all comfort be with you through this difficult time, rely on God for strength.(Ps. 46:1)
May 05, 2012
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
May 05, 2012
One of the strongest voices of Rap is gone, but not forgotten! R.I.P. So sorry ! Martina and Paul from Münster Germany.
May 05, 2012
RIP Adam! Journey well my brother! Love you man!
May 05, 2012
I loved the music and will miss it.Have faith in God he has one of the best with him.
May 05, 2012
Rip MCA
May 05, 2012
This morning I woke up and just started sobbing. I am 41 and since I was 24 the Beastie Boys' music has been one of the major "sound tracks" to my life. I have been listening to "Alive", "Bodhisattva Vow", "I dont know" and just letting the tears flow.

My deepest condolences to Adam Yauch's family, loved ones, and of course his bandmates, Mike and Adam.

I loved Adam Yauch's lyrics, how he became a Buddist, and how he just seemed to be an all around good soul trying to make the world a better place. I loved this particular Beastie Boy so much that I named my 12 year old cat "Yauch", and the name suits him perfectly.

I loved how the Beastie Boys could be both serious and silly simultaneously, a ridiculously creative feat.

Rest in peace, beautiful soul. I just know you lived you life to the fullest.

Elizabeth Feliz
May 05, 2012
Adam you will truly be missed by so many.... Thank you for opening so many eyes to music ! My heart and prayers go out to the family.."No Sleep Til brooklyn"
May 05, 2012
RIP MCA. You brought rap music to another level. Thanks for being such a dynamic music pioneer.
May 05, 2012
You were an iconic member of hip hop and will be forever loved by your fans..you will be missed and may god bless you and your family
May 05, 2012
May 05, 2012
RIP Adam. Sincerest condolences and loving thoughts to your loved ones and friends.....one of a kind!
May 05, 2012
You were a lot more than a great musician and when I had the chance to see The Beasties right after 'Intergalactic' and the whole outdoor arena - Irvine I think - was bouncing - you could NOT sit still. What a loss. Love and Prayers.
May 05, 2012
You will never be forgotten. God Bless your family and Rest in Peace....Your memory and legacy will live on forever!
May 05, 2012
Your light has travelled the world and touched so many. Thank you for opening our eyes, our hearts, our minds.
May 05, 2012
MCA~ You will be missed by many! RIP
May 05, 2012
Adam Yauch was an unbelievable talent, and he will be greatly missed by all of his fans. My condolences to the family. May Adam rest in peace.
May 05, 2012
I cannot reflect on my life without including your music as a major factor and influence. I have the greatest of admiration for how you changed your life for the better and became enlightened. I wish you all the luck in the world in your next life.

Sincerely,
nicola giaquinto
May 05, 2012
youll forever be missed!!
May 05, 2012
My deepest condolences to Adam's family, Ad-Rock, And Mike D, who are family. The Beastie Boys' music brought me so much joy; my children grew up listening to them. Adam, you gave so much. R.I.P.
May 05, 2012
RIP Adam: our thoughts/prayers go out to you &
family.
Carole,Frank Doran (Jon Doran' Mom,Dad)
Jon co-produced "Gunnin" & "Awesome" & other
projects over 5 years. Adam was J's mentor.
May 05, 2012
Dear Adam,

Thank you for being part of my life since I first heard The Beasties in 1987, the world is now a little bit more gray for your passing.

RIP my man.

S
May 05, 2012
What a horrible loss. The Beastie Boys made their mark on an entire generation. Their music will be heard for years. Feel awful for his wife and daughter...hopefully they find peace in seeing how much he was loved by all their fans...time to Pass the Mic! RIP
May 05, 2012
MCA! we'll miss you on the mic my friend.
...You know theyve got a helluva band...
May 05, 2012
Rest in peace Adam "MCA" Yauch. I have been a fan for many years and will forever be. My prayers go out to the family and friends of this true pioneer.
May 05, 2012
Words cannot express the sorrow I feel for the vacancy Adam's passing has left. To his family & friends, may hiis wisdom & light which remains, forever be your guide. The world will never be the same without him. MCA you are forever in our hearts for your contribution to our lives & to the cause.
May 05, 2012
im a major beastie boys fan,nothing compares to their style of music,some of the hits i could just play over and over again,thanks so much for the music i enjoyed ,god bless and thanks again
May 05, 2012
I was deeply saddened to hear of his passing~ I have many great memories of The Beastie Boys, and thank him for his contribution to the soundtrack of my life. May his family and friends find peace... God Bless MCA!!!
May 05, 2012
True fan for 30 years. Mca will be missed by many. RIP. Adam
May 05, 2012
R.I.P. MCA. You had mad hits like you were Rod Carew.
May 05, 2012
To the family of Adam Yauch may God give you comfort and peace by means of prayer - Philipians 4:6,7. My deepest sympathy
May 05, 2012
May 05, 2012
R.I.P. MCA
May 05, 2012
May God keep you and be with your family. You made a positive image in the music business ! Add a little flavor to heaven , my brother !
May 05, 2012
my heart goes out to his fam and freinds a great pioneer that help shaped all of hip hop from coast to coast world wide.
May 05, 2012
RIP MCA is on the mic in heaven the size of Brooklyn.
May 05, 2012
RIP Adam.
May 05, 2012
Bless you Adam and thank you for the memories.
May 05, 2012
RIP Adam (MCA) u will be missed by all!! We are all so blessed to have had your presence in all of our lives and to get to hear your talents! All my condolences to your family & friends!! You are a angel now and the lord has called you home.... again u will be truly missed!
May 05, 2012

I am so sad to hear of this news...Adam and the guys music was such a huge part of my childhood....he will be missed but the memories will live on. "I went into your locker and I smashed your glasses" No other band can compare - none.
May 05, 2012
RIP
May 05, 2012
Sincere condolences to your family, friends, the music industry & the world. Thank you for all your contributions to ensure the world is better today because you were in it. We know you're continuing to inspire and engage those who've reached THE HIGHEST STAGE! RIP
May 05, 2012
My heart goes out to you at this most difficult time of sorrow....Ps 147:3, "He is healing the brokenhearted ones."
May 05, 2012
earth shattering, the music changed the 80's and beyond for the better. Thanks MCA you will remain in heart forever, can't get that sound out of my head.
ron busick, southwest Michigan
May 05, 2012
RIP MCA
May 05, 2012
Please accept my condolences on Adam's passing. He was a part of my life for years as The Beasties were my daughters favorite group. God bless and keep you.
May 05, 2012
Thank you MCA for sharing your talents with us. May you rest in peace, my condolences to your family
May 05, 2012
Romans 15:33
May 05, 2012
MCA, Thank You for sharing your gift with the world. You will be missed. My condolences to your family...
May 05, 2012
Many of my greatest memories would not be the same without having your music. Thank you for all of your contributions to LIFE! God Bless all your loved ones, I wish them comfort in knowing what an impact you've had on so many. ROCK ON!
May 05, 2012
Thank-You MCA!!
Sending Visionary & Integral Part of my Make-Up. I am Honored to have witnessed & been touched by a Legacy that will Never Die, that I will strive to live inspired & carry on, having been blessed by the endeavors of such a great soul brother.
<3 <3 <3 <3 <3
May 05, 2012
Here's to a great man who wasn't afraid to be himself , a pioneer, musician, artist and family man. God bless you and your family.My prayers are with you all. :)
May 05, 2012
To the Family and Friends;
So sorry to hear of your loss. May you surround yourself with the loving support of family and friends during your hour of need.
May 05, 2012
Adam "MCA" Yauch Family:
I amsorry for your loss. The music world has lost a pioneer. I have been jamming to the BB music for years. May friends, famiy, fond memories and our Heavenly Father Jehovah be of comfort to you during this time of grief.
May 05, 2012
thank you for the great music & memories. everytime i listen to it, i,m 18 again. kris daley, new philadelphia, oh
May 05, 2012
My condolences to the family.

Romans 15:4
May 05, 2012
this is truly a sad day. you were a true inspiration. your music will live on forever. you will be missed.
May 05, 2012
I will always remember fight for your right to party my simcerest condolences to your family
May 05, 2012
Adam, thank you for sharing your artistic vision with the world. You had so many talents and a great humanitarian spirit.
MCA, you will be very missed! Bless all your family, friends and fans. -Ariel
May 05, 2012
Thank you adam (aka)Mca for the years of music and dedication to the rap hip hop industry i remember buying licensed to ill when it first came out on cd blew me away the sound was great music wow never got to see you in concert you will be missed and prayers to the family holla see you in heaven buddy
May 05, 2012
Pioneers, humorists, amazing lyricists. All describe the Beastie Boys. I grew up on their music & still enjoy it to this day. My prayers go out the Yauch family. You may be gone but never forgotten.
May 05, 2012
Sorry for your loss
May 05, 2012
wow adam rap will never b the same without u..godbless yu
May 05, 2012
Rest in peace no more pain.
May 05, 2012
Thanks for all you gave us.
Great music, cool and inspiring video clips and artwork, and of course the whole way and style you guys did it. Marvelous, great, dope!

Thank you for all you have done while being here with us!

Say hi to Shakyamuni Buddha for me will
you :-)
May 05, 2012
From a 50 year old rock listener:
I will never forget seeing Adam play bass on the 1994 MTV awards performing Sabotage. It was amazing. Liked the rock theme throughout his music. He will be missed. Deepest sympathy to his entire family.
May 05, 2012
My man MCA has a beard like billy goat..love you brotha,
May 05, 2012
Thanks for the good times and tunes as I grew up listening to the Beastie Boys from the very beginning. I hope the band continues to make some Noice!
May 05, 2012
I send my love to the family and friends of MCA. He will be forever missed!
May 05, 2012
My man MCA has a beard like a billy goat! We will miss you man. Go with God!
May 05, 2012
MCA You fought for your right and now you're partying in heaven. Thank you to you and your group for the GREAT entertainment you brought!I'm D.J.ing the Relay For Life today raising money for cancer patients and I will do a tribute to Adam

May the family and friends get through these hard times, he will live forever in your thoughts and hearts. May God be with you.
May 05, 2012
"My man MCA's got a beard like a billy goat!"
May He welcome you into His kingdom with open arms, your work here is done. Sadly for us, it was much too soon. Thank you for all that you have created, and the inspiration and works you leave behind for all time. Thank you for making my high school years, those in-between, up until today, full of amazing sounds and visuals. My heart is truly breaking. God Bless you, your family, your brothers Adam & Mike, and your fans. Rest in Peace Adam Yauch.
May 05, 2012
So sad ur music and talent will live one !!! God bless
May 04, 2012
Thank you for all the good times and the memories the Beastie Boy's gave us. You'll be missed MCA. Your in my prayers.
May 04, 2012
it so sad to here that a good artist passed away like this. you will be missed by lots of beastie boys fans. including me. R.I.P. ADAM.
May 04, 2012
Not only has the world has lost a great musician today, but they lost a good person as well. MCA, you will be missed tremendously.

My condolences to Adam's wife, daughter, parents, and Beastie Brothers, Adam and Mike.
May 04, 2012
To the Beasties and the world...MCA, Ad-Rock and Mike D changed hip-hop forever! Fresh guitars, samples, lyrics and all-out b-boy to a new level. Gave kids like me something to look up to and further my own skills as an artist. Wish I could post pictures here to show you how I lived everyday dressed up as a Beastie Boy for multiple years..Everyone knew it was me...I know he's with some legends in the hip-hop world and they are spitting lyrics as we watch and weep...The world will never forget you MCA. Long live the Beasties.
May 04, 2012
May you rest in peace and God be with your family
May 04, 2012
not a day goes by that i am not blessed to be able to hear your voice and your brothers. my prayers for your family and friends. one lonely beastie i be today. RIP- ADAM
May 04, 2012
MCA,
Thank you for everything you have done as a musician, a pioneer, an activist, and a human being. Always a shining light, you will be remembered and never forgotten. May you rest in peace.

Thoughts and prayers to family and loved ones; wife, daughter, Ad-Rock & Mike D.
May 04, 2012
Thankyou Adam for all the fun times you and the BBoys gave us.
May 04, 2012
God Bless You, Your Family, Friends, and World Wide Fans Everywhere !
May 04, 2012
RIP, MCA. Gone far too soon. My sincerest condolences to those loved ones he leaves behind.
May 04, 2012
Rest in Peace MCA. I have so many fond memories of jamming to the Beastie Boys music growing up as a teenager. Prayers out to family and friends.
May 04, 2012
R.I.P. Adam...you have always been such an inspiration
May 04, 2012
Your music always made me happy. To the Yauch family, my deepest condolences. I've been a fan since 1986, i'm now 42 and never wandered as a fan. I'm very sorry for your loss.
Andrew Reed
May 04, 2012
I met Adam as an employee at a Marriott hotel in '86. Very nice and courteous person.
May 04, 2012
RIP. Thanks for innovating HipHop Music. You'll be missed. Godspeed to your family.
May 04, 2012
Rhyme and Reason. MCA till the end of time
May 04, 2012
Hey dude , thank you for a lifetime of great rhymes and real fun , been a fan forever , blessed be you and your legacy , thank you for a lifetime ,
May 04, 2012
Rhyme and Reason. MCA till the end of time.
May 04, 2012
YOU ROCK!!!!!
Thanks For All The Memories And Good Songs! your Amazing!
May 04, 2012
Rest in Peace,Adam(MCA)Yauch. Thanks for your music,generosity and love you gave to the world. May prayers and blessings surround your family and friends at this time.
May 04, 2012
So sad. You made the 80s and 90s so much better. My little girl now 13 nows you and the boys. Your songs will live on. Ill pray for you and yours.
May 04, 2012
Devastated. RIP dear brother!
May 04, 2012
You changed my life in more ways than you'd ever want to imagine, and I thank you for that. Rest in peace Adam.
May 04, 2012
Thank you. Your music made me smile during some rocky times. You went too soon.
May 04, 2012
Very sad. MCA..you did it your way man..RIP
May 04, 2012
I can't stop crying..I don't even like rap, but I loved the Beasties..since I was ten years old.. Thank you for the music, the humour, the lyrics, ect. May God be with Ad-rock and Mike D..
May 04, 2012
RIP MCA, you will be sorely missed. May you change the course of music history in heaven.
DR Saratoga NY
May 04, 2012
R.I.P MCA,
When I was a teenager myself and all my friends Loved to listen to your music. You really changed the world for the better. Cant believe you passed at such a young age, (God must have needed you in heaven more)
My prayers are with your family and friends.
May 04, 2012
I'm sure it was no coincidence: You were the Junior Seau of MC's. Peace out!
May 04, 2012
So sad! You made the 80s and 90s the best times of my life. My little girl now 13 knows you and the boys. The songs will live on for ever. God be with you. Pray for you and yours.
May 04, 2012
I've looked up to the Beastie Boys since I was 10. MCA was inspirational because he was so multi-faceted: MC, cultural icon, activist, filmmaker, etc. I remember, back in '86, that everyone was wondering what these raucous guys would be like when they got older. At 47, MCA died too young, but he was older than most active rappers- and he grew old so gracefully that he inspired me to become comfortable with my own aging. Every time I get a new bit of silver on my head, I think with a smile : "I got more rhymes than I got gray hairs/and that's a lot because I got my share".
May 04, 2012
"Kickin an old school flow like Mike McGill". Yauch you helped influence me to get into skateboarding, a passion of mine that changed my entire life. RIP, I always looked up to you.
May 04, 2012
Will truely be missed
May 04, 2012
R.I.P. MCA....One of my favorite MC's. Still shocked by the news....I bought the Licensed To Ill album at least a dozen times over the years
May 04, 2012
R.I.P. MCA
May 04, 2012
rest in peace MCA!! you will be missed!!
May 04, 2012
Thank you, Adam. Your soul touched so many people and your giving nature made everyone who came within your proximity , so very happy. Love to your family
May 04, 2012
RIP Adam you are an inspiration.The Tibetin Book of the Dead surely states you have gone onto bigger and better things for what you filled your life with.My condolences to your family!
May 04, 2012
you changed the game 4eva. RIP MCA.
May 04, 2012
You are gone too soon. R.I.P. MCA!!
May 04, 2012
What a shame that you had to go so soon...You made a huge impact on so many and will be missed.
May 04, 2012
First seem MCA on new years eve 1987. You got to fight! Seen him at many concerts in between including the Tibet Freedom Fest and so on. Will miss his music. RIP MCA
May 04, 2012
Without MCA and the B-Boys I wouldn't be the person I am today. The world and music lost a great music innovator and human being today.
May 04, 2012
MCA Rides off into the sunset like "Paul Revere", thanks for the great music.
May 04, 2012
R.I.P
May 04, 2012
Thank you for widening the musical circle. Condolences to friends and family.
May 04, 2012
Rest in peace. May God bless your family and all of your loved ones. You will truly be missed. Sabrosa
May 04, 2012
Adam, I envy your parents: Your life proves that they were right to believe in you from start to finish.
Musically... Digitally... In our hearts...You are practically immortal. Wonderful you!
May 04, 2012
Bye bye.without you Adam...what is there?
May 04, 2012
All the love to you and your family. What a loss. Such a huge contribution to my life. Peace
May 04, 2012
Rest in peace Adam and may our lord comfort your family and Loved ones in thier time of need.
May 04, 2012
Our condolences'
Mercy Mercy
Christ of Heavens
as Angels
Sigh as we all
Say So long
in to ones other
Journey~
rest in serene Peace
Adam "MCA" Yauch
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
May 04, 2012
The coolest band ever has lost one of its pillars and I'm totally gutted by this sad news. Thanks for the fantastic music and lyrics, you're a true legend and you're soul will live on forever. My condolences to your wife, daughter, family and friends, may you find strength and peace in these sad times. R.I.P. MCA, Brooklyn will never sleep!
May 04, 2012
Thanks so much for your talent, but specially for sharing it with us. Your devotion and commitment for a free Tibet won't fall on deaf ears. Your in good hands now, you might bump into my Mom she made this same trip a month ago, she was forced to listen to you guys in her house as I was growing up. C U around.
May 04, 2012
Thank you for making the music world a better place...
May 04, 2012
Rest in peace brother.
May 04, 2012
When he's on the mic, the suckers run
Roger C
May 04, 2012
Musical legend! Rest in peace. My prayers are with his family and friends.
May 04, 2012
I still can't believe he's gone......
Somebody wake me up from this bad dream I'm having....
May 04, 2012
R.I.P He was a member of one of my favorite rap groups when i was younger. Your family is in my prayers
May 04, 2012
He is a hip-hop icon May your family find true comfort from God.
May 04, 2012
Because you can't, Ya won't, And ya don't stop. RIP Nathaniel
May 04, 2012
Rest In Peace
May 04, 2012
MCA Rocked The Sure Shot

RIP, MCA.
May 04, 2012
Beastie Boys' Adam Yauch R.I.P (1964-2012) A group that's one of Hip-Hop's Icons. You were deep and showed much respect to the genre. I was blessed to be in this time to enjoy your music for over 20 yrs. Who would've thought 'white boys' could put it down like that...Truth
May 04, 2012
Im in total shock!!!!
My thoughts are with is family, friends and fansssssssss
R.I.P
Dev Montreal Canada
May 04, 2012
Rest in Peace
May 04, 2012
MCA - you were a pioneer, a humanitarian and a talented musician. We have lost a genuine treasure today, and you will be missed. I still enjoy Licensed to Ill and all your work since then to this day.

Thanks for the memories and for your inspirational way of life.
May 04, 2012
I remember my License to Ill Tour cap which was bought to cheer me up when I was 14 and in hospital for a week, I remember trying to to learn all the words to 'Brass Monkey', I remember hearing 'Paul's Boutique' and being amazed. I remember seeing them at the Riverside Newcastle on the 'Check Your head' tour (Adam had green hair I recall) and 'Jimmy James' live blew me away, I remember seeing them at the ICA and at Wembley, I remember seeing Adam in Soho one day and saying hello, and he stopped and chatted for a few minutes, I remember many a night out dancing to 'Sure Shot', Intergalatic', 'Get It Together', and 'Sabotage', I remember buying 'To the Five Boroughs' whilst in Hong Kong and it sound-tracking that summer, I remember reading about his involvement with the 'Free Tibet' movement which forced me to spend time reading up and educating myself on what was actually going on...I remember seeing THAT Letterman performance of 'Ch Check It Out', I remember how bad I felt when I first heard that Adam had been diagnosed with cancer, and feeling happy for him and his family and friends when it was reported he was beating it, and I'll never forget hearing that he lost his fight ....R.I.P. Adam
May 04, 2012
RIP MCA!!!!
May 04, 2012
RIP, MCA. Your music will continue to inspire.
May 04, 2012
S.I.P,U will always be remembered<3
May 04, 2012
R.I.P MCA
May 04, 2012
R.I.P Adam "MCA" YAUCH
May 04, 2012
I am so saddened by this news. I am speechless. God Bless Adam's family and friends. Yo are all in my prayers. Adam was so amazing and talented, He will be missed. I have so many great memories. videos and songs! I will treasure them always. Beastie Boys FOREVER! I love all you guys. You all are the best.
May 04, 2012
We will miss you Adam, you left a great legacy of music behind and I know my high school years loved it all! :) RIP.
May 04, 2012
Thanks for great hip hop with a change of flavor.
May 04, 2012
RIP Yauch. You will be greatly missed. Absolutely devastating news.
May 04, 2012
MCA rest in peace. Your life, music and selfless efforts will carry on through your family and memories. Thank you for all your inspirations and being apart of my life and childrens lives. Thank you for all you have given.
May 04, 2012
Condolences to the Yauch family and friends. RIP MCA! Cancer sucks!!! We need a cure now. Fight illness not wars.
May 04, 2012
The music world truly lost a pioneer and an inovator. Everything they ever did remains as relevent today as it did when fresh from the studio. This is a sad day.
May 04, 2012
Mr.Ricky.D.Reed. He.will.truly.be.mis.bye.fan.s
May 04, 2012
Adam Yauch, this world and my life were made better, more enjoyable, and more peaceful by having your public life and art in it. Best wishes to your family and thank you for your gifts which will last forever.
May 04, 2012
Saw them in concert years ago, awesome show, a life well lived!

My sincerest condolences,
May 04, 2012
Condolances from a musiclover from holland you helped me to expand my musical taste and my mind.

Rob
May 04, 2012
I'm so saddened to hear of Adam's passing. My sympathies to his family. His voice and music was the soundtrack to my high school days...we played Licensed to Ill literally until the tape broke.
May 04, 2012
The music industry has lost a very talented artist. I'm sure you'll be rapping in heaven. RIP MCA
May 04, 2012
REST IN PEACE.THANKS FOR ALL THE FUN & REAL HIPHOP MUSIC! LICENSE TO ILL! CLASSIC
May 04, 2012
Fight for your right to party. RIP MCA
May 04, 2012
you will be missed, but always be herd! Long live b-boys.
May 04, 2012
Prayers go out to your family. you will be missed. Thank You For Great Music!!!R.I.P
May 04, 2012
No sleep till Heaven. RIP
May 04, 2012
What a sad loss. My heart goes out to his family.
May 04, 2012
RIP MCA, Your words and music have uplifted so many generations. You will be missed
May 04, 2012
You helped pave the way for so many artists..but none will ever come close or compair to you. What a huge and sad loss...RIP Adam...love and prayers to your loved ones.
May 04, 2012
RIParadise MCA!
May 04, 2012
Wow. Unbelievable. Sad. So talented, too young. The B Boyz music is a part of my everyday life. On the train in to work, and back home again every night, at least one or two tracks on my playlist. I'm lucky to have seen MCA and the boyz at many concerts. My heart is heavy. My heartfelt condolences to his family, Mike D, Ad-Rock, and all those who knew him. Truly a sad day for music lovers all over the world. MCA, you will be missed. Rest in peace, my friend.
May 04, 2012
Your music forever changed my life and the lives of millions. You will forever live on through it. RIP
May 04, 2012
Thanks for all the fun.

- Jay
May 04, 2012
Rest In Peace Bro!! Your music will never be forgotten!! NO SLEEP TIL BROOKLYN!!!!
May 04, 2012
To Adam's, family.. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this time.

To Adam, Thanks for bringing the music.
God Speed!!
May 04, 2012
RIP MCA! One of the greatest, I think I listened to "License to Ill" about a million times in "86. Thank you for the memories
May 04, 2012
I'm 42 and I'm crying. What a positive influence on my life and all. I thank him, his family, and the band. God bless.
May 04, 2012
My deepest condolences to the Yauch family.
You will be truly missed Adam. I will treasure all of my Beastie Boy CD's and listen to them until the end of my days. Much Love MCA!
May 04, 2012
You and your fellow boys taught everyone how it should be done. Rock on!
May 04, 2012
RIP MCA - big ups! You'll be sorely missed!
May 04, 2012
Rest in peace.
May 04, 2012
Certified Legend & Pioneer.

Your music will always live on in my household.
May 04, 2012
Thank you for your fantastic music and your positive influence on the world
May 04, 2012
May 04, 2012
You are and will always remain a Legend!! R.I.P Adam you are in a much better place now much love!
May 04, 2012
Truly a sad day in Hip Hop. Thank you, MCA.
May 04, 2012
Rest in peace Adam,yea i remember in the 80's we would all be jamming with our beat boxes trying to be like the beasty boys.Great group,i still listen to the tape to this day.until we get to the concert upstairs.We will still listen to your music.Rip
May 04, 2012
RIP MCA, So sad to hear of this loss of such an amazing artist.
May 04, 2012
some of the best moments of my teenage years and college days were spent with you and the Boys playing in the background. RIP man... you are a legend to a lot of us
May 04, 2012
License to Ill was my first record ever in 1986. As a 10 year old kid in Oklahoma it introduced me to a whole new world. I feel like I grew up with the Beastie Boys. I've lived in NYC for 14 years now and never stopped listening to the B Boys. So sad to hear about this. My prayers go out to MCA's family, Ad Rock and Mike D. Rest in Peace, homie. You'll be missed, and never forgotten.
May 04, 2012
RIP Adam. YOu may have left this earth but your spirit and music will live on.
May 04, 2012
I'm gonna die gonna die one day
Cause I'm goin and goin and goin this way
Not like a roach or a piece of toast
I'm going out first class not going out coach
May 04, 2012
The turntable is spinning License to Ill right now. Godspeed, MCA.
May 04, 2012
RIP, Thank you for helping create the soundtrack of my life. You will be sorely missed.
May 04, 2012
rip and god bless...you made some rockin hits!
May 04, 2012
RIP Adam "MCA" Yauch. You were taken from this Earth too soon. You will be missed by many and always remembered for all the great things you did and stood for. You were truly one of a kind. The mic has been passed. :(
May 04, 2012
RIP MCA. no other words....
May 04, 2012
RIP
May 04, 2012
RIP MCA
May 04, 2012
I was the 1st kid on the block to have Licensed to Ill....and we wore that tape out that summer.

You guys have been putting out some of the most risk-taking and amazing music that transcended genres and age gaps.

You will be missed.

No sleep till Brooklyn!!!!

RIP
May 04, 2012
Sooooo sad to hear this news! Adam was my favorite beastie boy I loved his voice and adore the Beastie Boys!! They changed musical history!! Rest in peace MCA!!
May 04, 2012
RIP "MCA" gone but never forgotten, always great memories of being a teenager in Brooklyn in the 80's, Beastie Boys always will be pioneers of hip/hop.
May 04, 2012
Rest In Peace Adam. No Sleep Til' Brooklyn
May 04, 2012
Love that group, sorry to see you go bro
May 04, 2012
So very sad, he was a great artist!
He will truly be missed but always remembered!
May 04, 2012
You always had a space in my five disc carousel, Adam. Thank You.
May 04, 2012
sorry to hear about adam yauch his family are in my prayer
May 04, 2012
R.I.P. MCA,you will be truly missed,I loved ur voice
May 04, 2012
Much love ...you will be greatly missed
May 04, 2012
My very first concert Beastie Boys and Run DMC at the ripe age of 12. You will be missed by all of the music world. RIP
May 04, 2012
My thoughts and prayers go out to Adam's family. The first album I ever bought was Licensed to Ill and I still play that record 26 years later. You will be truly missed.
May 04, 2012
Just listened to Hot Sauce on the way to work today - Rest in peace MCA
May 04, 2012
I'm heart-broken.

A fan from the beginning
May 04, 2012
So Sad…. I remember stealing my brother's License to Ill cassette playing it over and over till it broke. My heart goes out to Family and Friends.
May 04, 2012
RIP MCA BEASTIE BOYS FOREVER.
May 04, 2012
The 80's would have never been as fun without the B Boys. God's speed in your place in Heaven above.
May 04, 2012
Wow, I'm so stunned. Sad day for all music lovers, especially those of us that grew up with their music when they first came on the scene. So many excellent memories. RIP and thank you!!!!

A Fan For The Duration
May 04, 2012
He will be missed. I loved their music.
-Emma Klein (Oroville, CA)
May 04, 2012
Seen him rock the house in city park for voodoo 04.prayers for his family and the rest of the beasties.he was an inspirational mc.
May 04, 2012
Very sad day for music lovers ....
May 04, 2012
My sympathy to the family. Mr. Adam " MCA " Yauch was loved and appreciated by family and friends he will be greatly missed. Do not be in despair death is mankind's worst enemy our creator promised to rid us of this dreadful enemy in the meantime he will comfort his loved ones in this difficult time. Revelation 21:4 reads " And he will wipe out every tear from their eyes, and death will be no more, neither will mourning nor outcry nor pain be anymore. The former things have passed away."
May 04, 2012
My Very First concert when i was 14 years old Beastie Boys and Run DMC! Will be missed! T.H. Slidell La
May 04, 2012
One of the sadiest days of my life. I'll celebrate yours Adam. I'm feeling your musical master piece... RIP brotha..
May 04, 2012
RIP Adam, you were the voice of our generation. May you be blessed and your family comforted.
May 04, 2012
I am crushed! He was such an inspiration to all, and a great musician. My thoughts go out to his family and friends. RIP Yauch.
May 04, 2012
RIP MCA. Your gravelly rhymes made sense of our growing times....
May 04, 2012
My prayers are with his family and friends.
May 04, 2012
I grew up on your music (PUAL REVERE) R.I.P MCA
May 04, 2012
To the yauch family you have my Deepest sympathy Beastie boys forever.
May 04, 2012
May your spirit be fit to dwell with saints in light!
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