MCA Of Iconic Rap Group ‘The Beastie Boys’ Dies At 47
According to TMZ, Beastie Boys rapper MCA has died at the age of 47.
MCA, whose real name was Adam Yauch, revealed he was undergoing cancer treatment for parotid gland and a lymph node. Surgery and radiation were among some of the treatments he received.
It's been reported that it is unclear if the cancer resulted in his death.
Yauch's death was initially reported by GlobalGrind.
Yauch was a founding member of the Beastie Boys back in 1979. He leaves behind a wife and daughter.