House Music Godfather Frankie Knuckles passed away at 59.



REST IN PEACE FRANKIE KNUCKLES : THE GODFATHER OF HOUSE MUSIC!

We are deeply saddened by the news today that legendary house music DJ & Producer Frankie Knuckles has passed away yesterday in Chicago aged 59.

Frankies pioneering ideas about music, DJing & seminal production have always been a massive influence in us here at Soul of Sydney, he was is one of the DJ’s that made us fall in love with true spirit of House music and disco. Not many DJs understood how to rock a party like the legendary Frankie Knuckles, he has always been a massive driving force behind us music fans and a massive reason we even deciding to start to DJ and put together parties.

Rest in Peace Frankie Knuckles.

SOUL OF SYDNEY PODCAST TRIBUTE TO THE GODFATHER OF HOUSE FRANKIE KNUCKLES.

Thank you for your amazing musical legacy, this is our little podcast tribute to the man that has been a monumental influence on us as music fans. It features a just a small selection of his extensive back catalog of seminal club music.

Track List:
1 – Michael Jackson – Rock With You (Frankie Knuckles MIx)
2 – Chaka Khan – Aint Nobody (Frankie Knuckles Hallucinogenic Dub)
3 – Frankie Knuckles – Only The Strong Survive
4 – Frankie Knuckles & Satoshi Tomiie – Tears
5 – Frankie Knuckles – The Whistle Song
6 – Hercules & Love Affair – Blind (Frankie Knuckles Mix)
7 – Alison Limerick – Where Love Lives (Frankie Knuckles Mix)
8 – Whitney Huston – Million Dollar Bill (Frankie Knuckles Mix)
9 – Frankie Knuckles Pres. directors cut feat. Slade – Get Over You (Gifted Souls Remix)
10 – Michael Jackson – Forever Came Today (Frankie Knuckles Mix)
11 – Frankie Knuckles – Baby Wants to Ride
12 – Candi Staton Vs Frankie Knuckles – You Got The Love

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