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25 Astonishing First Appearances By Famous Rappers

May 9, 2014

Beyoncé may have "woke up like this" but her husband spent the Eighties rapping in a Hawaiian shirt. Not every rapper can be Run-D.M.C., changing the world the first time they hit wax. In that spirit, here are 25 recording debuts from successful...

The Many Lives of Adam Yauch

June 7, 2012

He had come so far, done so much, played so many roles along the way, but even in the final months of his too-short life, Adam Yauch kept it going full steam. Teenage punk; semi-malicious egg-tossing prankster; underrated bass player; world's first credible...