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Beastie Boys used to open for themselves in disguise as a metal band called Triphammer

The Beastie Boys originally started out as a hardcord punk band and before they started making . During the Madonna tour in 1985, The used to open for themselves in disguise as a metal band called Triphammer and eventually they brought Trip Hammer on their Licensed to Ill tour.

Before joining the Beastie Boys, Adam Horovitz was in a punk band called The Young And Useless.

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Pharrell wrote Teddy Riley’s rap in Wreckx-N-Effect’s “Rump Shaker”

Pharrell wrote Teddy Riley’s rap in Wreckx-N-Effect’s “Rump Shaker”

Nas' daughter Destiny is listed as an Executive Producer on Stillmatic so she'll always receive royalty checks from the album

Nas’ daughter Destiny is listed as an Executive Producer on Stillmatic so she’ll always receive royalty checks it