DJ EZ Rock has reportedly died. Word of the tragic news just broke on social media when Rob Base put up a Facebook status saying, “RIP Skip (DJ EZ Rock) friends since 4th grade, I’m really going to miss you.”
Details are still scarce about the cause of death. The Harlem duo of Rob Base and DJ EZ Rock are most well known for their 1988 single and album titled It Takes Two, with both being certified platinum. After that album the two split up due to personal reasons, only to reunite and release their album, Break Of Dawn, in 1994. We will continue to update this story as more information becomes available.
R.I.P. TO EZ ROCK FROM ROB BASE AND EZ ROCK YOU WILL TRULY BE MISSED. .
— BIZ MARKIE (@BizMarkie) April 27, 2014
this is sad. ROB BASE just posted this on his page. Apparently DJ EZ ROCK passed away. pic.twitter.com/VDlpTRzn47
— R.A. the Rugged Man (@RAtheRuggedMan) April 27, 2014
R.I.P Dj Ez Rock http://t.co/tg3MEAgeRc
— Funk Flex !!!!! (@funkflex) April 27, 2014
— DJ CLARK KENT (@DJClarkKent) April 27, 2014
RIP To my good friend and brother DJ EZ ROCK yes it is now confirmed he’s dancing now with the angels (It Takes Two) Rob Base & DJ EZ Rock
— DJ KING ASSASSIN (@DjKingAssassin) April 27, 2014