DJ E-Z Rock passed away at the age of 46 over the weekend TMZ has confirmed. E-Z Rock, real name Rodney Bryce is known for his work with Rob Base, and Hip Hop classics such as “It Takes Two.” Rob Base and E-Z Rock were friends since the fourth grade, and grew up in Harlem together.

Rob Base mourned the loss on Facebook saying:

RIP Skip (DJ EZ Rock) friends since 4th grade, I’m really going to miss you.