Adam "MCA" Yauch of the Beastie Boys died Friday at the age of 47, according to reports. The cause of death was not immediately released, but Yauch was diagnosed with cancer in 2009. The Beastie Boys were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in April, but Yauch did not attend, and the group's most recent album - "Hot Sauce Committee Part Two" - was delayed because of Yauch's health issues. Click inside to see a video report.


 

Adam "MCA" Yauch of the Beastie Boys died Friday at the age of 47, according to reports. The cause of death was not immediately released, but Yauch was diagnosed with cancer in 2009. The Beastie Boys were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in April, but Yauch did not attend, and the group's most recent album - "Hot Sauce Committee Part Two" - was delayed because of Yauch's health issues.


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