There is more sad music news today. DJ E-Z Rock of the Harlem NYC, Hip-Hop duo Rob Base & DJ E-Z Rock, has reportedly passed away today Sunday April 27, 2014. The news broke out on social media via Rob Base’s status update on his Facebook page [HipHopDX News] and twitter posting.
R.I.P Skip (DJ E-Z Rock) my friend. My brother. http://t.co/SDYn1QasCF
— Rob Base (@Robbasemusic) April 28, 2014
A spokesperson for Rob Base confirmed the death of DJ E-Z Rock with Rolling Stones Magazine. DJ E-Z Rock was 46 Years old.
DJ E-Z Rock and his rapper partner Rob Base are known for their classic late 80’s Hip-Hop party anthems such as “It Takes Two”, “Get On The Dance Floor”, “Joy and Pain”. Hip-Hop artists took to twitter expressing their shock and condolences.
R.I.P. TO EZ ROCK FROM ROB BASE AND EZ ROCK YOU WILL TRULY BE MISSED. . — BIZ MARKIE (@BizMarkie) April 27, 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
R.I.P Dj Ez Rock http://t.co/tg3MEAgeRc
— Funk Flex !!!!! (@funkflex) April 27, 2014
R.I.P. DJ EZ Rock “Cause Rob is in the front, EZ Rock is on the back-up We’re not soft, so you better just… http://t.co/DX8M0R4GJf
— COLOSSUS (@DJROBSWIFT) April 27, 2014
R.I.P. DJ EZ Rock (of Rob Base fame). Rock Rock on….. pic.twitter.com/WaGylAObdA
— Daddy-O (@professordaddyo) April 27, 2014
— DJ CLARK KENT (@DJClarkKent) April 27, 2014
Rob Base & DJ E-Z Rock “It Takes Two”
Rob Base & DJ E-Z Rock “Get On The Dance Floor”
Rob Base & DJ E-Z Rock “Joy and Pain”