Frankie Knuckles



Frankie Knuckles

Rating
Active
1986 to 2014
Born
January 18, 1955 in The Bronx
Died
March 31, 2014
Location
New York, New York, United States
Genres
R&B/Soul
Biography
Francis "Frankie" Nicholls (January 18, 1955 – March 31, 2014), better known by his stage name Frankie Knuckles, was an American DJ, record producer and remixer. He played an important role in developing and popularizing house music in Chicago during the 1980s, when the genre was in its infancy. In 1997, Knuckles won the Grammy Award for Remixer of the Year, Non-Classical. Due to his importance in the development of the genre, Knuckles was often known as "The Godfather of House Music.

Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Frankie Knuckles: Greatest 12 X 12

Frankie Knuckles: Greatest 12 X 12"

Frankie Knuckles March 31, 2017

12 Tracks

Defected Presents House Masters - Frankie Knuckles Mixtape

Defected Presents House Masters - Frankie Knuckles Mixtape

Frankie Knuckles April 24, 2015

1 Tracks

Greatest - Frankie Knuckles

Greatest - Frankie Knuckles

Frankie Knuckles April 28, 2014

12 Tracks

Four Most Cuts Presents - Frankie Knuckles vs. Mr Fingers

Four Most Cuts Presents - Frankie Knuckles vs. Mr Fingers

Mr. Fingers September 23, 2013

8 Tracks

Let's Stay Home

Let's Stay Home

Frankie Knuckles September 16, 2013

2 Tracks

Baby Wants to Ride / Your Love (Remastered)

Baby Wants to Ride / Your Love (Remastered)

Frankie Knuckles September 2, 2013

2 Tracks

Four Most Cuts Presents - Frankie Knuckles

Four Most Cuts Presents - Frankie Knuckles

Frankie Knuckles July 29, 2013

4 Tracks

Let Yourself Go (feat. Sybil) [The Remixes]

Let Yourself Go (feat. Sybil) [The Remixes]

Frankie Knuckles April 29, 2013

3 Tracks

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