- Najib Benouar
More sad news from the music world today: Rolling Stone reports that pioneering rapper, and cofounder of the Beastie Boys, Adam “MCA” Yauch has passed. He was a visionary and an icon—in fact, we crowned the trio as such, merely weeks ago. Let’s take a look back, and celebrate a life that helped shape the music and style game for the better part of the three decades. Rest in peace, homeboy.