Beastie Boys Adam Yauch tribute performed by Coldplay - video
Published May 5 2012, 13:00 BST | By Greg Laing
The Beastie Boys' Adam Yauch
received a moving tribute performance from Coldplay last night (May 4) at their Hollywood Bowl concert in LA.
Chris Martin's group performed a piano-led version of classic track '(You Gotta) Fight for Your Right (To Party!)'.
Watch the performance below:
Hip-hop icon Yauch died yesterday at the age of 47, and tributes have flowed in
Known by his rap name MCA, the musician was a member of one of the most pioneering hip-hop groups of all time, which he co-founded in 1979.
With the band selling over 40 million albums, Yauch achieved recognition for directing many of their music videos as well as concert movie Awesome; I F**kin' Shot That
. Photo gallery - Adam Yauch's life and career in pictures:
Copyright: Everett Collection
The Beastie Boys in the 1980s - Ad-Rock (Adam Horovitz), Mike D (Mike Diamond), and MCA (Adam Yauch)