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Frankie Knuckles Honoured By President Barack Obama And First Lady In Sweet Letter

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama have paid tribute to the late DJ and record producer, Frankie Knuckles, who passed away at the end of March aged 59 due to complications related to...

President Barack Obama And Wife Michelle Honor Late Dj Frankie Knuckles In Open Letter

President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, have paid tribute to the late Chicago DJ, Frankie Knuckles, by sending his family an open letter.The Obama's wanted to offer their kind thought and prayers to the...

Barack Obama Honours Frankie Knuckles In Letter To Loved Ones

U.S. President Barack Obama has paid a special tribute to club music icon Frankie Knuckles by penning a letter to his grieving family and friends.The top producer, known as the Godfather of House, died at...

Elton John Sets Up Charity For Frankie Knuckles

Sir Elton John has set up a new charity in memory of late music producer Frankie Knuckles.The club music icon, dubbed the 'Godfather of House', died last month (Mar14) at the age of 59, and...

Tributes Continue For Late Frankie Knuckles "The Godfather Of House Music"

Frankie Knuckles, known as "The Godfather of House Music", died on Monday (31st March) at the age of 59. Tributes have continued to pour in which claim Knuckles was a "pioneer" and a "legendary" figure...

Remembering The Godfather Of House, Frankie Knuckles

The Godfather of House, Frankie Knuckles, has died aged just 59 years old from complications relating to his Type II diabetes. The original pioneer of house music, a genre which originated in 1980s underground dance...

"Make Heaven Dance" Tributes Roll In For Inimitable Frankie Knuckles

Tributes continue to roll in for Frankie Knuckles, the DJ and producer known as the Godfather of House Music who died expectantly earlier this week aged 59. The news sent shockwaves through the dance music...

Pete Tong Leads Tributes To Frankie Knuckles

Pete Tong has led tributes to legendary house DJ Frankie Knuckles, who died today (01.03.14), aged 59. The BBC Radio 1 DJ posted a message about the Godfather of House on his Twitter account after...

The Best Tributes To House Music 'Father' Frankie Knuckles

Tributes have been pouring in for Frankie Knuckles, the pioneer of house music who died on Monday night (March 31) aged 59. Knuckles relocated to Chicago from New York City in the 1970s, delighting audiences...

House Music Pioneer Frankie Knuckles Dies

Top music producer Frankie Knuckles has passed away at the age of 59.The club music icon, dubbed the 'Godfather of House', died at his home on Monday (31Mar14), according to his business partner Frederick Dunson....

Frankie Knuckles, The Undisputed Pioneer Of House Music, Dies Aged 59

Frankie Knuckles, the prolific DJ and producer known as the Godfather of house music, has died aged 59. Easily one of the most important DJs of all time, Knuckles was known for his epic marathon...

Manic Street Preachers Announce UK Return

Manic Street Preachers have announced their first UK show in almost two years.The 'A Design for Life' band will play a one-off exclusive performance at Festival No.6, breaking their two- year exile from the British...

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