Barack Obama Honors Frankie Knuckles as ‘Trailblazer’

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It has been almost a month since his passing, but condolences continue to pour in for the friends and family of legendary Chicago house producer Frankie Knuckles, this time from none other than President Obama and First Lady Michelle. From Chicago themselves, the President and the First Lady had met Frankie before his passing and recognized his impact not only on music in Chicago, but music worldwide. The letter can be seen down below and Frankie’s influence and legacy can be further remembered here.

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