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Gestern ist überraschend und im Alter von 59 Jahren der Godfather of House Frankie Knuckles verstorben. Soul of Sydney ehren ihn mit diesem Tribute Mix.

SOUL OF SYDNEY #195: A Tribute to the Godfather of House FRANKIE KNUCKLES

https://soundcloud.com/soulofsydney/soul-of-sydney-195-a-tribute

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

Frankies pioneering ideas about music, DJing & seminal production have always been a massive influence on us here at Soul of Sydney, he changed the way we listen to music and was is one of the DJ’s that made us fall in love with that true spirit of house music.

As one of the forefathers of the sounds we love, his music was and continues to be a monumental influence on us, the music world lost an absolute legend today, one whos helped shape the sound that changed the world.

Rest in Peace Frankie Knuckles

Thank you for your amazing musical legacy.

Tracklist:
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

Update: Wir legen noch drei weitere Mixe nach. Zwei vom Meister himself und einer von Barbnerdy.

RA Live – 2013.10.05 – Frankie Knuckles at Kingdom, Texas

Space Disko Mix April 2006 / RIP Frankie Knuckles

Frankie Knuckles 60 Minute Boiler Room NYC Mix

R.I.P. Frankie Knuckles and thank you for the music.

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