(AllHipHop News) Together, Rob Base and DJ EZ Rock kept parties rocking with one of the most popular songs in history, “It Takes Two.” Now, the spin master has passed suddenly, according to reports.
Sources with AllHipHop said that DJ EZ Rock died from complications from a massive stroke and had been ailing.
These accounts have yet to be confirmed.
Rob Base, the longtime rapper, sent his condolences on Facebook saying, “R.I.P Skip (DJ EZ Rock) friends since 4Th grade I’m really going to miss you.”
Others in the Hip-Hop community offered heartfelt condolences as well and hundreds weighed in on social media.
R.I.P. TO EZ ROCK FROM ROB BASE AND EZ ROCK YOU WILL TRULY BE MISSED. .
— BIZ MARKIE (@BizMarkie) April 27, 2014
— Funk Flex !!!!! (@funkflex) April 28, 2014
We Have Lost Our Very Own From Harlem NYC & The Hip-Hop Culture Our Brother DJ E-Z Rock. Rest In Peace… http://t.co/qyEhZhzcnH
— DJ Red Alert (@KoolDJRedAlert) April 27, 2014
— DJ CLARK KENT (@DJClarkKent) April 27, 2014
“It Takes Two” – Rob Base and DJ EZ Rock