An amazing tribute from DJ Polished Solid for Frankie Knuckles!

(January 18, 1955 – March 31, 2014)
A legend, enough said! The music speaks loud and clear.

Checkout the tracklisting after the jump

Baby Wants To Ride – Frankie Knuckles – [The Orchard]
Hot, Raw, Sex – Jimmy Edgar – [Studio !K7]
Baby Wants to Ride (Jimmy Edgar Edit) – Frankie Knuckles – [Soundcloud]
Bac N Da Day (Clepto Mix) – Frankie Knuckles – [Azuli]
It’s A Cold World – Frankie Knuckles – [Demon]
1999 – Prince – [Warner Bros.]
The one into my life (mikeandtess mash up) – EOL& Frankie Knuckles & the shapeshifters – [Soundcloud]
I’ve Had Enough (The Shapeshifters Remix) – Frankie Knuckles – [Noice Music]
Get Over U (Gifted Souls Remix) – Frankie Knuckles pres. Director’s Cut feat. B. Slade – [Nocturnal Groove Digital]
Comeback (Director’s Cut Essential Dub) – Sophia May – [Nervous Records]
Comeback (Director’s Cut Signature Mix) – Sophia May – [Nervous Records]
Your Love (Belocca & Soneec Vocal Dub) – Frankie Knuckles pres. Director’s Cut feat. Jamie Principle – [Nocturnal Groove Digital]
Hot Stuff (Frankie Knuckles And Eric Kupper As Director’s Cut Signature Mix) – Donna Summer – [Verve Pop]
Let’s Stay Home feat. Inaya Day (M&S Epic Klub Mix) – Frankie Knuckles – [Nocturnal Groove Digital]
Let’s Stay Home feat. Inaya Day (M&S Sure Shot Vox Mix) – Frankie Knuckles – [Nocturnal Groove Digital]
Don’t You Ever Give Up (Frankie Knuckles Remix) – InnerVision – [Nervous Records]
Freedom feat. Kathy Sledge (Frankie Knuckles Director’s Cut Dub) – Robert Miles – [DBX Records]
Loving You feat. Yasmeen – Kenny Summit & Director’s Cut – [Good For You Records]
Dear Chicago (Frankie Knuckles Tribute) – Xander Milne – [Soundcloud]
Let the Music Use You – Frankie Knuckles – [Trax Records]
This One’s For The Children – Jimmy Edgar – [Hotflush Recordings]
The Whistle Song (Supernova Remix) – Frankie Knuckles, Director’s Cut – [Nocturnal Groove Digital]
Your Love (Pete Gooding Remix) – Frankie Knuckles pres. Director’s Cut feat. Jamie Principle – [Nocturnal Groove Digital]
Let Yourself Go (Joey Negro Dub) – Frankie Knuckles – [Nocturnal Groove Digital]
The Secret Life of Us (Director’s Cut Signature Dub) – Diane Charlemagne, Donna Gardier, Joey Negro, The Sunburst B – [Z Records Ltd]
Back To Paradise – Byron Stingily – [Nervous Records]
Move Your Body – Marshall Jefferson – [Demon]
Boom Boom – Dezz – [Demon]
Whistle Song – Fantastic Plastic Machine – [Emperor Norton]
Girlfriend (Frankie Knuckles Remix) – B.Slade – [Suxxess Records]
If I Was Your Girlfriend – Prince – [Paisley Park]
Hangin’ On A String (Frankie Knuckles Remix) – Loose Ends – [CAR W.S. NEW RELEASE]
Tears – Frankie Knuckles Presents Satoshi Tomile Feating Robert Owens – [FFRR]
Blind (Frankie Knuckles Dub) – Hercules & Love Affair – [Mute Catalog]
Automatic – Prince – [Warner Bros.]

Ivan Orr is a multi-instrumentalist, composer, performer, and writer. A native of Charlottesville, Virginia Ivan was involved with the forming and nascent days of The Music Resource Center as its first Program Director. A graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University’s Department of Music, Ivan currently resides in Richmond, VA where he maintains an active performance and production schedule while serving as the Music Editor for Grown Folks Music, a position he has held since 2010.