Frankie Knuckles
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1955-01-18
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Frankie Knuckles

Biography

Francis Nicholls (January 18, 1955 – March 31, 2014), better known by his stage name Frankie Knuckles, was an American DJ and record producer. Knuckles was born January 18, 1955 in The Bronx, New York; he later moved to Chicago. He ...

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Francis Nicholls (January 18, 1955 – March 31, 2014), better known by his stage name Frankie Knuckles, was an American DJ and record producer.

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Your Love
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Your Love
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Your Love (feat. Jamie Principle)
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Your Love (feat. Jamie Principle)
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Tears (Reboot remix)
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Tears (Reboot remix)
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Your Love (Radio 1's Ibiza Prom 2015)
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Your Love (Radio 1's Ibiza Prom 2015)
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Tears (Reboot Remix)
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Tears (Reboot Remix)
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You Got The Love
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You Got The Love
Hercules and Love Affair
Blind (Frankie Knuckles remix)
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Blind (Frankie Knuckles remix)
Michael Jackson
Rock With You (Frankie Knuckles Club Mix)
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Rock With You (Frankie Knuckles Club Mix)
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Tears (feat. Satoshi Tomiie & Robert Owens)
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Tears (feat. Satoshi Tomiie & Robert Owens)
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Baby Wants To Ride (feat. Jamie Principle)
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Baby Wants To Ride (feat. Jamie Principle)
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Whistle Song (Director's Cut Re-Directed)
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Whistle Song (Director's Cut Re-Directed)
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The Whistle Song
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The Whistle Song
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The Pressure (Frankie Knuckles Classic Remix)
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The Pressure (Frankie Knuckles Classic Remix)
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Whadda U Want (From Me) (feat. Adeva)
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Whadda U Want (From Me) (feat. Adeva)
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Baby Wants To Ride (Jimmy Edgar Edit)
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Baby Wants To Ride (Jimmy Edgar Edit)
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It's Hard Sometime (feat. Shelton Becton)
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It's Hard Sometime (feat. Shelton Becton)
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Ibiza 20
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Frankie Knuckles Biography

Francis Nicholls (January 18, 1955 – March 31, 2014), better known by his stage name Frankie Knuckles, was an American DJ and record producer.

Knuckles was born January 18, 1955 in The Bronx, New York; he later moved to Chicago. He played an important role in developing and popularizing house music in Chicago during the 1980s, when the genre was in its infancy. Due to his importance in the development of the genre, Knuckles was often known as "The Godfather of House Music."

Chicago named a stretch of street and a day after Knuckles in 2004 for this role. His accomplishments earned him a Grammy Award in 1997. Knuckles was inducted into the Dance Music Hall of Fame in 2005 as recognition for his achievements.Knuckles died of Type II diabetes-related complications in Chicago on March 31, 2014 at age 59.

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