'Godfather of House Music' Frankie Knuckles dead at 59 in Chicago

  • by: CARYN ROUSSEAU , Associated Press
  • Updated: April 1, 2014 - 4:40 PM

CHICAGO — Frankie Knuckles, a Grammy-winning Chicago disc jockey known as the "Godfather of House Music" who worked with artists including Michael Jackson and Diana Ross, has died at age 59.

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