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Reports that the Beastie Boys' Adam Yauch (aka MCA) died after his battle with cancer have now been confirmed, according to TMZ. He had been diagnosed with a cancerous tumor in his parotid gland in July 2009. Yauch was 47.
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The Beastie Boys have just announced that singer Adam Yauch has been diagnosed with a cancerous tumor in his left parotid, aka salivary, gland and consequently, the band has cancelled all of their upcoming tour dates -- including hi... Read Post
Just in: Adam Yauch of the Beastie Boys was diagnosed last week as having a cancerous tumor in his left parotid (salivary) gland. It was caught early and is considered "very treatable," says a statement from the band. Yauch will... ... Read Post