Notable deaths in 2012: A Timeline

Adam Yauch – May 4

The founder of pioneering hip-hop trio the Beastie Boys (their 1986 debut was the first rap album to hit No. 1 on the Billboard chart) also led film production company Oscilloscope Laboratories, which distributed Lynne Ramsay’s “We Need to Talk About Kevin” and documentary “Exit Through the Gift Shop,” among other films. | Read More

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    Adam Yauch – May 4 The founder of pioneering hip-hop trio the Beastie Boys (their 1986 debut was the first rap album to hit No. 1 on the Billboard chart) also led film production company Oscilloscope Laboratories, which distributed Lynne Ramsay’s “We Need to Talk About Kevin” and documentary “Exit Through the Gift Shop,” among […]

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    Adam Yauch – May 4 The founder of pioneering hip-hop trio the Beastie Boys (their 1986 debut was the first rap album to hit No. 1 on the Billboard chart) also led film production company Oscilloscope Laboratories, which distributed Lynne Ramsay’s “We Need to Talk About Kevin” and documentary “Exit Through the Gift Shop,” among […]

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    Adam Yauch – May 4 The founder of pioneering hip-hop trio the Beastie Boys (their 1986 debut was the first rap album to hit No. 1 on the Billboard chart) also led film production company Oscilloscope Laboratories, which distributed Lynne Ramsay’s “We Need to Talk About Kevin” and documentary “Exit Through the Gift Shop,” among […]

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    Adam Yauch – May 4 The founder of pioneering hip-hop trio the Beastie Boys (their 1986 debut was the first rap album to hit No. 1 on the Billboard chart) also led film production company Oscilloscope Laboratories, which distributed Lynne Ramsay’s “We Need to Talk About Kevin” and documentary “Exit Through the Gift Shop,” among […]

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