No sleep till Brooklyn
Adele, LMFAO and Justin Bieber come out on top—but the big news from this year’s show were the timely tributes to music icons
My knees went weak when I heard MCA had died. Perhaps that’s because it wasn’t simply the death of a man but of a piece of my youth — and of a time when hip hop itself was young. He was 47, and I knew he had battled cancer …
TIME remembers Adam “MCA” Yauch—hipper than hip-hop, cooler than punk and master of both.
A look back at the life of influential rapper Adam “MCA” Yauch of the Beastie Boys
One of the founding members of the heavily influential rap group died three years after his first cancer diagnosis