Frankie Knuckles House Legend Dead at 59: Dance World Mourns Loss

Frankie Knuckles House Legend Dead at 59: Dance World Mourns Loss

“Godfather” of House, Frankie Knuckles is dead at age 59, and the dance world mourns the loss of a legend. Chicago, Detroit and the dance world feel the sting from the loss of a man who knew music. Posts of his passing started going up Monday evening shocking peers and fans alike. People wondered if […]

Frankie Knuckles Leaves Behind Everlasting Genre

Frankie Knuckles Leaves Behind Everlasting Genre

Anointed the “Godfather of House” in the late 70’s after igniting the trail for mixed electronic dance music, Frankie Knuckles has passed away suddenly in his home at the age of 59. What Frankie Knuckles leaves behind is an everlasting genre of music to influence the club scene for generations to come. As the era […]

Godfather of House Frankie Knuckles Dead at 59

Godfather of House Frankie Knuckles Dead at 59

Musician Frankie Knuckles, nicknamed the ‘Godfather of House,’ is dead at the age of 59. It is reported that the famous, Grammy-winning artist died as a result of complications from his Type II Diabetes. Knuckles developed the disease a few years ago. The popular DJ’s business partner, Frederick Dunson, spoke to newspapers on Monday and […]