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Frankie Knuckles

Frankie Knuckles

Frankie Knuckles

Frankie Knuckles has been played over 90 times on NTS, first on 17 April 2013. Frankie Knuckles's music has been featured on 88 episodes.

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 in Chicago...

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Hangin' On A String
Loose Ends (Frankie Knuckles mix)
10 Records1992
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Baby Wants To Ride
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Trax Records1987
Baby Wants To Ride
Frankie KnucklesTrax Records1987
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The Whistle Song
Frankie Knuckles
Virgin Records America, Inc.1991
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Melodies International2018
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I'm Going To Go (Remix)
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Unidisc1988
I'm Going To Go (Remix)
Jago (Frankie Knuckles mix)Unidisc1988
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Your Love
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Trax Records1987
Your Love
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It's A Cold World
Frankie Knuckles
Trax Records1987
It's A Cold World
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Where Love Lives (Come On In)
Alison Limerick (David Morales, Frankie Knuckles mix)
Arista1992
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MPB (Missin' Persons Bureau) (Paradise Ballroom Mix)
Womack & Womack (Frankie Knuckles mix)
Island Records1989
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Womack & Womack (Frankie Knuckles mix)Island Records1989
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MPB (Missin' Persons Bureau) (Folk Version)
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Island Records1989
MPB (Missin' Persons Bureau) (Folk Version)
Womack & Womack (Frankie Knuckles mix)Island Records1989
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