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DJ Frankie Knuckles plays at the Def Mix 20th Anniversary Weekender in 2007 in London. Claire Greenway/Getty Images hide caption

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DJ Frankie Knuckles plays at the Def Mix 20th Anniversary Weekender in 2007 in London.

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This Week's Playlist

  • Frankie Knuckles, "The Whistle Song (Re-Directed)" (Virgin)
  • Satoshi Tomiie, "Tears" (Columbia)
  • Mapei, "Don't Wait (Frankie Knuckles Remix)" (Downtown)
  • Bob Marley And The Wailers, "Is This Love (Jason Bentley Remix)" (Tuff Gong / Umgd)
  • Groove Armada & Brodanse, "Sweat (feat. Cari Golden) (S Jay Remix)" (Armada)
  • Static Revenger, "Colors At Night (feat. Kay) (Deep Mix)" (D-Dub)
  • Little Dragon, "Klapp Klapp (Swindle Remix)" (Loma Vista/Republic)
  • Kelis, "Runnin' (Machinedrum Remix)" (Ninja Tune)
  • Haim, "If I Could Change (MK Regrets Dub)" (Columbia)
  • Maceo Plex, "Conjure Balearia" (Crosstown Rebels)
  • London Grammar, "Hey Now (Arty Remix)" (Columbia)
  • Gabriel & Dresden, "Rise Up" (Organized Nature)
  • Magna, "Valley"
  • Jagwar Ma, "Uncertainty (Ewan Pearson Remix)" (Future Classic)
  • Cut Copy, "Sun God (Andrew Weatherall Mix)" (Loma Vista/Modular)
  • Eno / Hyde, "Daddy's Car" (Warp Records)
  • Tensnake, "Pressure" (Astralwerks)
  • LCD Soundsystem, "Daft Punk Is Playing At My House" (DFA/EMI)
  • De Lux, "Moments" (Innovative Leisure)
  • Rufus Du Sol, "Desert Night" (Sweat It Out!)
  • Kraak & Smaak, "Love Inflation (NSFW Remix)" (Jalapeno)
  • Chris Malinchak, "If U Got It" (Ultra)
  • Shur-I-Kan, "Blue Giraffe" (Lazy Days)
  • Naked Music, "Hurry (Blue Six Dubb)" (Naked Music)

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