Adam Yauch aka MCA of the Beastie Boys dead at 47: Celebrity reactions

Slideshow posted in Photos | Friday, May 04, 2012

2 of 20: Iconic rapper Snoop Dogg took to his Twitter account to express his thanks to the late rapper.

'RIP MCA U are a Legend and a pioneer. #BeastieBoys4life,' he Tweeted.

(Pictured: Rapper Snoop Dogg pays tribute to HBO's hit vampire series 'True Blood' in recent video called 'Oh Sookie'.) (Courtesy of HBO)