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Who is Adam Yauch?
Adam Yauch: Adam Nathaniel Yauch was an American rapper, musician, film director, and human rights activist. He was best known as a founding member of the hip hop group Beastie Boys. He was frequently known by his stage name, MCA, and sometimes worked under the pseudonym Nathanial Hörnblowér.
- also known as MCA, Adam Nathaniel Yauch, Nathaniel Hörnblowér, Nathaniel Hornblower, Nathanial Hörnblowér, Adam Youck, Nathan Wind, Adam 'MCA' Yauch, Nathanial Hornblower, Abednego, bloach
- born on (51 years ago) in Brooklyn Heights, child of Noel Yauch and Frances Yauch
- ethnicity: Jewish people
- nationality: United States of America
- religion: Buddhism
- profession: Musician, songwriter, rapper, film director, actor, film producer, human rights activist, film distributor
- member of musical group Beastie Boys (Vocals) between and (33 years)
- Marriage with Dechen Wangdu between and (13 years and 11 months)
- parent of Losel Yauch
- died on in Manhattan of salivary gland neoplasm
- genres: Alternative rock, Hardcore punk, Rapcore, Punk rock, Instrumental, Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Rap rock
- album: "Drum Machine"
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- official website: www.beastieboys.com
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by Frank Hoffmann
Beastie Boys started as a New York hardcore band with founding members Adam Yauch, bass; John Berry, guitar; Kate Schellenbach, drums, and Michael Diamond, vocals. By 1984 the band had moved into the burgeoning hip-hop culture: ...
Music in American Life: An Encyclopedia of the Songs, Styles, Stars, and Stories that Shaped our Culture [4 volumes] (2013)
An Encyclopedia of the Songs, Styles, Stars, and Stories That Shaped Our Culture by Jacqueline Edmondson Ph.D.
Gene Sim- mons, David Lee Roth, Lenny Kravitz, and the Beastie Boys ( Michael Diamond, Mike D; Adam Yauch, MCA; and Adam Horovitz, Ad-Rock), among many others. Broadway is another venue in which music by Jewish musicians has ...
by John Ayto, John Simpson
BEASTIE BOYS Adam Yauch grab the ...
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