Adam Yauch, a founding member of the Beastie Boys, has died, the New York hip-hop group announced Friday on its Web site. He was 47.
Coldplay and the Beastie Boys have joined the lineup for the fourth edition of Canada's Osheaga Music and Arts Festival, organizers said.
The Beastie Boys are set to support their forthcoming new album, "The Mix-up," with a seven-stop tour of the United States starting in August, a report said.
The Beastie Boys' new concert film is set for wide release next week, but fans who just can't wait will get a chance to see it a week ahead of time.
Capital Records is marking the 24th anniversary of New York rap pioneers Beastie Boys with 15-track compilation called "Solid Gold Hits."
The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco has refused to reconsider a previous decision regarding the Beastie Boys in a conflict over sampling.
Popular U.S. hip-hop duo Outkast topped the list of nominees for the MTV Europe Music Awards with nominations in five categories, including best group.
Jadakiss knocked the Beastie Boys from the top spot on Billboard's U.S. Top 200 chart with "Kiss of Death," the rapper's sophomore CD.
The Beastie Boys returned to the scene after a six-year break with "To the 5 Boroughs," which debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart.
New York's Beastie Boys have announced the release of "To the 5 Boroughs," the rap trio's first album since 1998, Billboard reported Thursday.