1969 Hendrix telegram: Can Paul come to play? Miles and Jimi. Jimi and Miles. Fans of the late trumpet and guitar masters have long known that Miles Davis and Jimi Hendrix had been making plans to record together in the year before Hendrix's sudden death in 1970. More
Randy Jackson leaving 'American Idol' Jackson out. Randy Jackson, the lone original "American Idol" judge, says he won't be returning to the Fox talent competition. "To put all of the speculation to the rest, after 12 years of judging on `American Idol,' I have decided to leave after this season," Jackson said in a statement Thursday. More
Bieber bumped in onstage scuffle in Dubai Megastar singer Justin Bieber is known for his slick dance moves onstage. But spinning away from a mash-up between security guards and a rogue fan has become the hit of his concert in Dubai. Mobile phone video popped up across the Web on Monday showing a male fan rushing toward the 19-year-old performer, who was sitting at a piano on the edge of the stage. More
Adam Yauch of the Beastie Boys dies at 47 NEW YORK—Adam Yauch, the gravelly voiced rapper who helped make the Beastie Boys one of the seminal groups in hip-hop, died Friday. He was 47. Yauch, also known as MCA, died in New York after a nearly three-year battle with cancer, his representatives said. 05/4/2012 - 7:50 pm | View Link
Adam Yauch of the Beastie Boys dies at 47 Yauch's representatives confirmed that the rapper died Friday morning in New York after a nearly three-year battle with cancer. Also known as MCA, Yauch was diagnosed with a cancerous salivary gland in 2009. At the time, Yauch expressed hope it was "very ... 05/4/2012 - 2:02 pm | View Link
Beastie Boys' Adam Yauch dies of cancer, aged 47 Yauch, Mike Diamond and Adam Horovitz formed the band that gained fame in the 1980s and stood out not just for their music, but for their ethnicity. In a genre dominated by African-Americans, they were three white Jewish kids from Brooklyn, New York. 05/4/2012 - 11:55 am | View Link
Beastie Boys star Adam Yauch dies aged 47 Beastie Boys rapper Adam Yauch has died at the age of 47, his publicist has confirmed to the BBC. The musician, director and Tibet activist was diagnosed with salivary gland cancer in 2009. Yauch underwent surgery and radiation therapy but said in 2011 ... 05/4/2012 - 8:32 am | View Link
Adam 'MCA' Yauch of the Beastie Boys dies at 47 (CNN)-- Adam "MCA" Yauch, a founding member of the pioneering rap band Beastie Boys, died Friday after a nearly three-year battle with cancer, the band's publicist said. A torrent of Twitter messages from entertainers lauded Yauch, 47, as a visionary ... 05/4/2012 - 8:24 am | View Link
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Beastie Boys' Adam Yauch dies at age 47 The music world is mourning again. Adam Yauch, known as Beastie Boys rapper MCA, has died. 04/13/2014 - 2:02 am | View Website
Woodstock may have captured the spirit of a generation, but the Monterey Pop Festival had more moments that changed popular music.
That's the collective opinion of USA TODAY readers, who recently voted to select 10 breakout festival moments for inclusion in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum's new year-long exhibit Common Ground: The Music Festival Experience, which opens Friday.
The fests are part of a montage that plays on a giant video wall at the exhibit's entrance.