Beastie Boys rapper Adam Yauch, who died Friday morning at the age of 47 after a battle with cancer, will be honored with an MTV special Friday night.
"Adam Yauch: Remembering a Beastie Boy," a one-hour special hosted by MTV News' Sway Callowy, will include videos, performances and remembrances from his peers, such as Biz Markie.
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The special will air at 8 p.m., and will also be simulcast on
"Adam Yauch: Remembering a Beastie Boy" will re-air at 11 p.m. on MTV2; additional re-airing will occur throughout the weekend on MTV Hits and MTV Jams.
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