American music stars died in Salivary gland neoplasm

Here are 1 famous musicians from United States of America died in Salivary gland neoplasm:

Adam Yauch

Adam Yauch (August 5, 1964 Brooklyn Heights-May 4, 2012 Manhattan) also known as MCA, Adam Nathaniel Yauch, Nathaniel Hörnblowér, Nathaniel Hornblower, Nathanial Hörnblowér, Adam Youck, Nathan Wind, Adam 'MCA' Yauch, Nathanial Hornblower, Abednego or bloach was an American musician, songwriter, rapper, actor, film producer, film director, film distributor and human rights activist. He had one child, Losel Yauch.

His albums include Drum Machine. Genres: Alternative rock, Hardcore punk, Rapcore, Punk rock, Instrumental, Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop and Rap rock.

Adam Yauch was a founding member of the hip-hop group Beastie Boys which achieved mainstream success with their album "Licensed to Ill" in 1986. He continued to be a prominent member of the group throughout its career, playing bass guitar, rapping, and contributing to their creative direction.

In addition to his music career, Yauch was also involved in activism and humanitarian efforts. He was a practicing Buddhist and an advocate for Tibetan independence, co-founding the Milarepa Fund in 1994 to raise awareness and funds for the cause. He also organized the Tibetan Freedom Concert, a series of benefit concerts that took place in various cities across the world.

Yauch's influence on popular culture earned him numerous accolades, including induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2012, shortly after his death. He is remembered as a talented musician, a tireless activist, and a beloved friend and family member.

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