Coldplay, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Eminem Pay Tribute to Adam ‘MCA’ Yauch of The Beastie Boys

The passing of Adam ‘MCA’ Yauch, legendary rapper, songwriter, founder of The Beastie Boys has left millions and millions of fans, as well as just about every rapper reflecting on his impact on their lives as well as the music game. From Facebook statuses to “tweeting” their respects, to playing tributes at live performances it seems like everyone that makes and listens to music was touched by MCA’s passing. Check out Coldplay’s tribute above, and Eminem and RHCP’s after the jump!

Eminem spoke with MTV News,”Adam Yauch brought a lot of positivity into the world and I think it’s obvious to anyone how big of an influence the Beastie Boys were on me and so many others,” Em said in a statement to MTV News. “They are trailblazers and pioneers and Adam will be sorely missed. My thoughts and prayers are with his family, Mike D., and Ad-Rock.”


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