Top entertainment stories of 2012

Published On: Dec 19 2012 01:43:40 PM CST   Updated On: Dec 20 2012 01:00:00 AM CST

The year 2012 was packed full of entertainment stories, from stars who left us and celebrity scandals to new arrivals and award-winning performances. Join us for a look back at the year in entertainment.

2012 entertainment - Adam Yauch
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May 4: Beastie Boy MCA dies
Adam Yauch, the gravelly-voiced Beastie Boys rapper and the most conscientious member of the seminal hip-hop group, died at the age of 47. The rapper, also known as MCA, died in New York after a nearly three-year battle with cancer.

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