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Ad-Rock is an American rapper, guitarist, and actor who is best known as one of the pioneer members of the hip hop band by the name of the Beastie Boys. As a member of the band, they have released several hit albums, including Licensed to 111, Check Your Head, The Mix-Up, Simply Mortified, and many others. He has also appeared in films like Who’s the Man, Golden Exits, and Roadside Prophets. His career has enabled him to be ranked among the wealthiest rappers of all time.
Ad-Rock has experienced an exciting and successful career, to say the least.
The musical career of Ad-Rock began after he joined the band The Young and the Useless, which by then was performing with the Beastie Boys. He became the guitarist of Beastie Boys in 1982 at the age of 16, and he took the place of John Berry. As a guitarist, his contribution was mainly in shaping the band’s new sound. This was from their original hardcore punk to hip hop.
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Adam is married to singer Kathleen Hanna. The two met in 1997 and shortly after they began dating. They decided to cement their relationship with marriage vows in 2006. Adam was featured in a 2013 documentary film about the life and career of Kathleen Hanna called The Punk Singer.
|Wife's/Spouse's Name||Kathleen Hanna (m. 2006), Ione Skye (m. 1992–1999)|
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|Full/Real Name||Adam Keefe Horovitz|
|Age (as of today)||56 years|
|Date of Birth||October 31, 1966|
|Place of Birth||Manhattan, New York, U.S.|
|Height||1.73 m, 5 feet 8 inches|
|Weight||75 kg, 165.5 lbs|
|Net Worth / Wealth||$100 million|
|Occupation||Actor, Guitarist, Rapper|
Height, Weight, and Age
Ad-Rock's height is pretty average measuring 1.73 m. Ad-Rock weighs 75 kg. Being born on October 31, 1966, translates to an age of 56 years as of todays date (May 28, 2023).
I hated Led Zeppelin at school.Ad-Rock
There’s songs you listen to at really heavy times, and you associate those songs with being depressed. ‘English Rose’ by The Jam, I can’t listen to – it’s just too heavy for me. ‘Julia’ by The Beatles, too. That popped up the other day, and I had to skip to the next song. They’re both really awesome, moving songs, but I can’t listen to them.Ad-Rock
I head a Salt-n-Pepa song one time, where they named every rapper in New York. And they didn’t name us!Ad-Rock
We got very lucky. We were successful, but if we weren’t, I don’t know what I would have done.Ad-Rock
To me, a New Yorker is someone that has general disdain toward landlords, mass-transit authorities, electric companies, sports-team managers, NYU and its students, and anything new.Ad-Rock