After the sad news of Adam Yauch from the Beastie Boys passing away on Friday, maybe some of you have taken the weekend to make your own small tributes. Whether it’s listening to your Beastie Boys casette tapes, wearing that T-shirt you bought at one of their gigs, or watching and sharing their outstanding music videos on Facebook, we are all in some way trying to remember Adam Yauch and the Beastie Boys’ massive influence in music and hip hop culture.

This is a tribute to Adam Yauch and his punk-turned-to-hip hop-awesomeness. After delving into the depths of cyberspace to bring you the rarest gems in video format, we have made a selection that will give you an idea of what the Beastie Boys meant and still mean to a whole generation.