DJ and Chicago House Pioneer Frankie Knuckles Dies at 59
Known as the ‘Godfather of House Music’, Knuckle’s hits included “Baby Wants to Ride” and “Your Love”. He also mixed tracks for world renowned music acts, such as Michael Jackson, Depeche Mode and Whitney Houston.
Top photo: DJ Frankie Knuckles performs during 2009 Electric Zoo Festival in New York City
Middle photo: House music pioneer & DJ Frankie Knuckles, rapper Harmony and David Cole of C and C Music Factory circa 1988 in New York
Bottom photo: DJ Frankie Knuckles plays at the Def Mix 20th Anniversary Weekender at Turnmills nightclub 2007 in London