Beasties rap Bush.
Byline: DAMIEN LANE
VETERAN rappers The Beastie Boys Beastie Boys is a hip hop musical group from New York City consisting of Michael "Mike D" Diamond, Adam "MCA" Yauch, Adam "Ad-Rock" Horovitz and the official DJ for the group Michael "Mix Master Mike" Schwartz. revealed that anger with George Bush had driven them to write an anti-war song.
The band - Mike D, Adam Horovitz and Adam Yauch - released In a World Gone Mad and posted it on their website yesterday.
Mike D said: "We all got to a point where we really felt compelled to speak our minds on what exactly we see happening right now.
"The majority of people seem to link September 11 and Iraq. It seems to me that the government hasn't really put any evidence out there.
"There hasn't been a compelling case linking the two, so I think it's really important to separate them."
The song, which includes the lyrics lyrics npl [of song] → paroles fpl
lyrics lyric npl [of song] → Text m "All you wanna do is take control, now put that axis of evil b******t on hold", slams the Bush administration's eagerness to attack Iraq.
Yauch added: "None of us feels very comfortable with what Bush is putting forward and the way that he is representing the United States United States, officially United States of America, republic (2005 est. pop. 295,734,000), 3,539,227 sq mi (9,166,598 sq km), North America. The United States is the world's third largest country in population and the fourth largest country in area. , and I don't think he represents us."
FURY: Adam Yauch, Adam Horovitz and Mike D