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Frankie Knuckles (born January 18, 1955 in New York City and died March 31, 2014 in Chicago) was a DJ, producer and remix artist. He has earned the appellation "The Godfather of House."

While studying Textile Design at FIT in Manhattan, Knuckles began working as a DJ. He played soul, disco and R&B at The Continental Baths (1968) with fellow-DJ Larry Levan. Shortly after this, he began to gain notoriety and played at Better Days. When the Warehouse opened… read more

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  • Happy belated birthday to the all-time greatest.
  • R.I.P. Father of House Music!
  • instead of all the rip rip rip, TAG him as house and fix that shameless tag! he is not eaven on the first page! [2] First page now ;)
  • R.I.P
  • rip frankie, you are too cool
  • RIP :(
  • Go listen to his Boiler Room sets - wow. Miss you Frankie.
  • Oh God No...R,I,P,
  • R.I.P
  • The Whistle Song <3 RIP

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