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Godfather of 'house music' @FKAlways #FrankieKnuckles 1955-2014

Reactions reverberated around social media late Monday after word spread about the pioneering DJ who described himself as a "man of music, citizen of the universe, friend to everyone, enemy to none"

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  1. Frankie Knuckles Boiler Room DJ Set
  2. #rip #frankieknuckles I hope this isn't true. A true legend of #Chicago #HouseMusic
    #rip #frankieknuckles I hope this isn't true. A true legend of #Chicago #HouseMusic
  3. "Few figures in contemporary music have influenced their respective fields the way Frankie Knuckles has revolutionized dance music.As one of the most renowned DJs in the world, Frankie Knuckles is still packing dance floors with his unique style for almost 30 years. Legions of admirers during his travels penned Frankies nickname The Godfather of House the press picked up on it and made it stick. He has played a pivotal role in the creation and evolution of house music, which has become the dominant staple of dance clubs throughout the world. It was this celebrity and his constant fundraising for some of his favorite charities dealing with aids, homelessness, and education of our youth, that garnered him one of the most prestigious honors by the City Of Chicago."
  4. Where it all started. Don't be confused by the beef business, this is where (at least according to google maps) #thewarehouse used to be located and #housemusic was born. So much of the #2014music scene owes itself to #frankieknuckles and #jessesaunders a
    Where it all started. Don't be confused by the beef business, this is where (at least according to google maps) #thewarehouse used to be located and #housemusic was born. So much of the #2014music scene owes itself to #frankieknuckles and #jessesaunders a
  5. Frankie Knuckles || Def Mix @ The Vagabond || Miami || March 2014
  6. Intervista di Frankie Knuckles in esclusiva su Xtime for Djs TV
  7. Frankie Knuckles Presents Satoshi Tomiie - Tears
  8. Frankie Knuckles Boiler Room NYC DJ Set
  9. Frankie Knuckles - the godfather of house music. #frankieknuckles #chicago #house #foundfestival #streetparty #shoreditch
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