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    Adam Yauch attended the premiere of "The Social Network" on Sept. 24, 2010, in New York City. The Beastie Boys musician also had a passion for cinema. He founded a film distribution company, Oscilloscope Laboratories, whose releases included, "We Need to Talk About Kevin" and Banksy's documentary, "Exit Through the Gift Shop."
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    Adam "Ad-Rock" Horovitz visits SiriusXM Studio on April 26, 2011, in New York City. Ad-Rock replaced guitarist John Berry in 1982 around the time the trio's sound began evolving from hardcore punk to embrace hip-hop influences.
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    Michael Diamond, a.k.a. "Mike D," was a founding member of the Beastie Boys. The rapper, singer and drummer attended the preview of "Transmission LA: AV Club" at The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA on April 19, 2012, in Los Angeles.
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    Michael "Mike D" Diamond, center, Adam "Ad-Rock" Horovitz, left, and Adam "MCA" Yauch of Beastie Boys perform on stage June 12, 2009, during Bonnaroo in Manchester, Tenn., in their last concert before Yauch's death. Yauch was diagnosed with cancer one month later. The group released an album in 2011 but did not resume touring.
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    The Beastie Boys perform on stage during the Live Earth concert at Wembley Stadium on July 7, 2007, in London.
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    Musicians/filmmakers Adam Horovitz, Adam Yauch and Mike Diamond from the group Beastie Boys pose for a portrait for the film, "Awesome: I F***in' Shot That!" during the 2006 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, Jan. 23, 2006.
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    Adam Yauch, Mike Diamond and Adam Horovitz of the Beastie Boys perform at the 106.7 KROQ Weenie Roast Concert on June 12, 2004.
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    The Beastie Boys pose with Chuck D of the rap group Public Enemy backstage at the 1998 MTV Video Music Awards.
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    Adam Horovitz, Mike D and Adam Yauch perform at the 1994 MTV Video Music Awards. The group was nominated that year for three awards.
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    Mike "Mike D" Diamond, Adam "Ad-Rock" Horovitz and Adam "MCA" Yauch of the Beastie Boys in 1994.
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    Adam Horovitz, Mike Diamond and Adam Yauch of the Beastie Boys attend the 29th Annual Grammy Awards in 1987. The group received its first nomination in 1992 for "Check Your Head."
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    The Beastie Boys perform at the Montreux Rock Festival in 1987, a year after they released their album, "Licensed to Ill."
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    The Beastie Boys show off their one-of-a-kind style in this undated photo.
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