25 Years On, The Beastie Boys Have Finally Shared What Their Hit Song Sabotage Is Really About

Beastie Boys’ “Sabotage” is widely regarded as one of the greatest rap songs of the 1990s. And it spawned one of the decade’s most iconic videos too. But it took nearly a quarter of a century for the group to reveal exactly what the track is really about. Here’s a look at the story behind the Ill Communication classic.